Category Archives: Pies

Bourbon Pecan Pie

“Bourbon Pecan Pie“,  ’nuff said!  It seems pecans are a favorite holiday nut.  I know around The Orange Bee we like them in many ways, spiced, sugared, toasted, in cookies, cakes, breads and especially in this pie.  My man Dan … Continue reading

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Dessert With The Orange Bee

I promised a recap of my most recent cooking class at Central Market.  “Dessert With The Orange Bee”.  Once again I thrilled at the sight of my name up on the board at the entrance to the store.  But what … Continue reading

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A Bunch Of Hullabaloo

All the fuss was about Hullabaloo Diner!  In my last post I shared with you that my man Dan and I would be moving Miss T to college. She’s all settled in now, a full-fledged college student.  Making friends, attending … Continue reading

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I Don’t Like Pie

Or so says Miss T!  It’s a true statement, the kid won’t eat a slice of pie but she likes to make and bake pies.  When she was around eleven years old I signed her up for a pie making … Continue reading

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I Won The Giveaway & Naked Berry Pies

I was pleasantly surprised, well it was more like totally excited when Ryan, over at Ryan Bakes held a giveaway for one of her favorite cookbooks and I won!  The title, Desserts From The Famous Loveless Cafe.  You’ll find the The Loveless … Continue reading

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Salty Strawberry Sweetness Surprise

This summer I plan on posting recipes using local summer fruits and vegetables.  Back in the late spring I started my first raised bed garden.  With the idea of keeping it simple I planted tomatoes, several varieties, peppers, strawberries, herbs … Continue reading

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Gama’s Buttermilk Pie

I promised “vintage” recipes for the month of May.  I looked up the word vintage in the dictionary and turns out it is a word used to describe wine.  This may not be news to you, my savvy readers, but it … Continue reading

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Zesty Lime Pie

When warm weather finally rolls around I find myself in the mood for cool and refreshing lemon pie.  It’s one of my favorite pies – maaaaybe my absolute favorite!  In lieu of March being my “green” month I switched the … Continue reading

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Christmas Traditions

tradition |trəˈdi sh ən| noun the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation, or the fact of being passed on in this way : every shade of color is fixed by tradition and governed by religious laws.• a long-established custom or belief that has been passed on in this way : Japan’s unique … Continue reading

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A Jewel Of A Pie

I hate to do this, but I’m going to have to give credit where credit is due.  I owe it all to Oprah.  In one of her more recent “O” magazines she dedicates a few pages to pies.  They all … Continue reading

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