Hi, my name is Heather. I’m a baker, cook, serial hostess, wife and mother of two. I love to cook, to feed people and to eat...especially dessert. I also run Livin' The Pie Life, an artisan bakery providing delicious fresh locally-sourced handmade pie to Northern Virginia. Life is good.
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When school starts up at my daughter’s elementary school, the PTA at organizes a teachers breakfast for the first day of teacher training. Because our school starts in August, this breakfast takes place near the end of July when blueberries … Continue reading
I was introduced to this fabulous BBQ sidedish by some friends while vacationing in the Hamptons earlier this Summer. Deceptively simple, this refreshing healthy salad comes together in a snap from only 4 ingredients. The result is a delicious exercise … Continue reading
Meet my husband’s Father’s Day breakfast. Crisp, light belgian waffles topped with sweet bananas sauteed in butter, sugar and rum garnished with toasted pecans. And bacon of course, always with bacon. Sound good?
I’m originally from the Pacific Northwest where blackberries are plentiful and free. My very first memory of blackberry cobbler was from kindergarten. My class went picking on the grounds of the school and then we baked the freshly picked berries … Continue reading
Happy Birthday Ellie! My babygirl was born 5 years ago today on the first day of Spring. To start the celebration early, I let her stay up too late last night helping me make cupcakes. Her special request? Raspberry frosting. … Continue reading