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 you need an accompaniment for a warm dessert or a base for some fantastic toppings, vanilla is the “go to” flavor. It’s the sidekick of the ice cream family…reliable, always available and best in a supporting roll. It can … Continue reading
This sweet creamy crunchy deliciousness is a celebration of chocolate and toffee and includes a secret ingredient (Shhhh!). It’s made primarily with whole milk instead of cream and doesn’t include egg yolks so it’s healthy…sort of…pay no attention to the … Continue reading
This is the easiest creamy vanilla ice cream ever. No cooking, one bowl and easy ingredients. I started with a Ben & Jerry’s recipe and then played around with the cream, substituted half-and-half for milk and amped up the vanilla…because … Continue reading