Pies/Tarts

  • “Go fix me a turkey pot pie!”

    I usually shy away from pot pies. I think "pot pie" and I think of gross veggies and mystery, gristly meat surrounded by ...

  • Bacon-Potato Torte #SundaySupper

    You may be asking yourself, what's a torte? Isn't it normally a cake? Well, yes. A very rich cake. My sister makes an extremely ...

  • Blackberry Mascarpone Tart

    Blackberry Mascarpone Tart is a creamy way of showing off summer's berries. Dark, rich blackberries are dusted in sugar, ...

  • Buffalo Chicken Hand Pies

    I had a big-time craving for buffalo chicken something. It's been awhile since we've been to Buffalo Wild Wings, which is ...

  • Cheeseburger Pie

    Cooking inspiration strikes at the most random times, I think. I come up with foods I want to make either laying in bed, ...

  • Cheesy Meatloaf Pie

    We've had a crazy couple weeks. Jay and the bambino have been sick (I suspect both had different versions of The Plague), ...

  • Chicken Pie

    The bambino asked to watch "Chicken Run" Sunday morning, and then made a request for Chicken Pie, since those are featured ...

  • Cincinnati Chili Frito Pie

    Yeah, I made a Frito Pie. I saw one in my Pinterest feed over the weekend, and it looked good. Monday was the bambino's ...

  • Cranberry Almond Bakewell Tart

    Not too long ago, I started participating in Twitter parties. It pretty much is just Twitter-surfing, while following a ...

  • Dad’s Apple Pie

    The bambino brings home artwork, classroom work and graded homework almost everyday it seems. One evening after I got home ...

  • Easy Strawberry Cream Cheese Tart

    A few months ago, I dropped a good chunk of change at Ideal Wedding--Not for wedding supplies or anything like that, but ...

  • French Silk Pie #BakingBloggers

    French Silk Pie is a rich chocolate mousse piled into flaky pastry, and topped with sweetened whipped cream. A delicious ...

  • Hazelnut Strawberry Mascarpone Tart

    I consider myself fairly unlucky most of the time. If I enter contests at work, I'm never the winner. If I buy a lottery ...

  • Key Lime Pie

    Key Lime Pie is a no-bake dessert make with the juice of tiny Key Limes, egg yolks, and sweetened condensed milk. Since ...

  • Lemon Icebox Pie

    I'm on a citrus kick these days, after having discovered Lemon Chicken. Rather than just buy a lemon or two for that, I ...

  • Mini Chocolate Baileys Pudding Tarts

    In my many years of searching through family history and digging back through old records, I've still yet to come across ...

  • Pear and Mascarpone Tart with Bourbon Salted Caramel

    Puff Pastry makes this Pear and Mascarpone Tart with Bourbon Salted Caramel a cinch to put together. I'm starting to think ...

  • Salted Chocolate Tart

    I feel like I've been on a ridiculous sugar-binge lately. It seems that every time I turn around, I'm shoving something ...

  • Sausage Egg and Cheese Pastry

    I still really REALLY miss Buttercrust Bakery. They've been closed for about a year now, but not a day goes by that I don't ...

  • Strawberry Cinnamon Cream Cheese Tart

    I usually don't go all that gung-ho for Valentine's Day...Long-time readers know Jay and I have a pretty rotten track record ...

  • Strawberry Jello Pie #SundaySupper

    Strawberry Jello Pie is as easy to make as it is delicious to eat. Cool and creamy, this dessert is made for summer afternoon ...

  • Strawberry Mascarpone Tart

    Spring finally showed up this week. It feels like it took forever, but Wednesday especially was super-nice. Warm enough ...