Old Fashioned Apple Pie

Last year I made a ton of pie. Pies for days. It’s still -20 degrees outside though it’s nearing the end of February, so a good old fashioned apple pie seemed like a good fit for a Sunday afternoon. Besides, I’ve been missing the pie days of winter 2013! My favourite thing about pie is…

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Dessert for Breakfast.

Happy March 1st! We should be nearing the beginning of spring, right? I don’t know about wherever you are, but it’s still -15 C here. Sure doesn’t feel like the spring I’m used to. I never make oatmeal for breakfast. I’m trying to get in the habit of eating a proper breakfast these days, rather than just my…

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Oatmeal Apple Crisp

I’ve had several requests in the past week, two of which were apple crisp and the perfect chocolate chip cookie. I had two incredibly productive days off (including two good gym sessions, the latter one leaving me almost unable to walk this morning) so I didn’t have much time for baking, however I did bake…

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Mutsu Apple Pie.

Yes I made the Mexican mole poblano as I’d planned (and I had a terrible burning sensation on my hands for at least 12 hours from it!), but I also made apple pie. After doing some research online I found out that a variety of apple called the Mutsu is also regarded as  one of the top…

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