Chocolate Pie with Coconut Shortbread Crust

We’re up to the 6th Pillsbury Bake-Off Cookbook and the recipes just keep getting better! I made this Chocolate Pie for my sister for Thanksgiving dinner and she loved it so much, she stole the leftovers and ordered another for Christmas. Can’t say I blame her, it was an award winning pie recipe. Mrs. Robert Arnold from Green […]

Banana Split Ice Box Dessert

I bought a box of handwritten recipes at an estate sale & found this in there. It sounds really good, but then again, I do like coconut. I changed the recipe a bit because I can’t follow a recipe or sewing pattern even when I try. I also replaced the raw eggs with cream cheese. […]

S’mores Pie

Today, my daughter learned to use a torch. My kids are quite proficient with power tools and poop shovels, but I think this is the first time she has used a torch to roast marshmallows. She did great for her first try. I think Julia Child would be proud. I thought Julia was the one who said “Every woman […]

12 Yummy Gluten Free Holiday Pies!

Holidays seem to be the hardest time for anyone eating gluten free, but no worries – I assure you that your meals can still be tasty and full of variety! This collection of 12 Yummy Gluten Free Pie Recipes are part of my 144 Gluten Free Mix and Match Holiday Guide, coming soon… Recipe Allergy Key: GF […]


Gluten Free Sour Cream Apple Pie

Here is another amazing recipe from Great-Grandma’s recipe box. I used my own gluten free crust, but any gluten-free pie crust will do. I keep a mix of equal parts white rice, millet and tapioca flours for cases when I need just a bit of flour. I used this mixture to replace the flour in the […]