The Perfect Cherry Pie – A Family Event

  One of the things I love about being at my parents’ house are the gardens and fruit orchards.  Each year is a little different too, depending on what it is a good year for.   The summer of 2013 is a cherry year for sure.       This is only a fraction of theContinue reading “The Perfect Cherry Pie – A Family Event”

Thanksgiving 2012 + Apple Pie

We started Thanksgiving off with baking and cooking and a fridge clean-out to make room for the goods.  Greta was a big helper to Eric’s fridge cleaning.  She wanted to carry the salad dressing bottles. We gathered at a friend, Mary Elise and David’s house with Julie and Dipesh for a noon-time meal.  This wasContinue reading “Thanksgiving 2012 + Apple Pie”

Autumn in NC, Spinach Quiche, and a New Spider Friend

Fall is most certainly upon us.   This past weekend we were at the Science Center and the Carolina Cup for its 40th annual bicycle race.  The weather has been beautiful – high 70s during the day and into the mid to low 50s at night.  I could not ask for more beautiful days.  TheseContinue reading “Autumn in NC, Spinach Quiche, and a New Spider Friend”