Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Here is one of my all time favorites! Nothing says summer to me like strawberry rhubarb pie. I grew up on rhubarb because I spent my grade school years in Minnesota and the stuff grows like a weed up there. When we moved back to Kansas it was still readily available in the grocery stores and farmers markets. My mom no longer grew it in our garden like she did in Minnesota but it was…

Flat Apple Pie

This Flat Apple Pie is from The Pioneer Woman and I cut the quantity since she obviously cooks for a MUCH larger crowd than I do most days. I also added lemon zest because that’s the secret to my Mother’s apple pie recipe and I threw in some cinnamon too. Then I read the reviews on this recipe on The Food Network Website and noticed that a lot of cooks remarked that there was…

Orange Chess Pie

I saw a recipe in Southern Living for “Tangerine Chess Pie” and turned into Orange Chess Pie simply because I didn’t have any tangerine’s in the house that afternoon and was too lazy to go the store. And I’m not ashamed to admit that this is how my recipe for Orange Chess Pie came to evolve…faith in Southern Living Magazine and sheer laziness! In all seriousness, I love…