Category: baking


I’m making pies this year for Thanksgiving. If you have never made a pie from scratch, the pumpkin pie is a tough one.  I know it looks like a fairly straightforward pie, but it can be a nightmare.  You need to hit somewhere between smooth, custardy, pudding and earthy, root vegetable, without falling into snotty,…

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Flour Sack Towel

I bake. As with most things, I’ve tried to figure this out.  Why do I bake?  I’m not domestic, per se.  I don’t pride myself on being a perfect wife or an adoring mother.  I don’t bake cookies with my kids, I don’t mess up the kitchen and just have crazy fun making all kinds…

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