Island Pecan Pie

You have got to try this Island Pecan Pie!!  For Thanksgiving this year I wanted to try something new in the pie world.  I was searching all kinds of pecan pies on pinterest and saw this pineapple coconut pecan pie that I knew I had to have!  Unfortunately the pin just linked to a picture … [Read more...]

Traditional Coconut Cream Pie

I LOVE this coconut cream pie. It is way better than using instant pudding or whatever people put in their coconut cream pies… and just as easy! Everyone will think you put more time into it than you actually did. You can either use a regular crust or a graham cracker crust for this. It … [Read more...]

Perfect Graham Cracker Crust

This graham cracker crust is SO easy to do and tastes far better than the pie crusts that you can buy at the grocery store. This is a recipe that has been in our family for YEARS. It always turns out perfect! I use this for so many recipes… cheesecake, key lime pie, lemon cream … [Read more...]

Strawberry Peach Tarts

These Strawberry Peach Tarts are so great in late summer when peaches are fresh!  They are pretty, easy to make, and look like your own little personal pie.  These tarts are one of our families favorite desserts!  We love the flavor combination of strawberry and peach, and the creamy almond sauce that they are tossed … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie

This Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie is the BEST dessert, it is so easy to throw together and is a staple dessert in our family during the summer.  We love how it is sweet and tangy… perfect for a hot summer afternoon!

German Chocolate Pie

If you love chocolate as much as I do, this will be the most amazing pie you will ever eat!   While traveling thru a small Amish town several years ago, we stopped at an authentic Amish restaurant that served German Chocolate Pie.  It was so good, we ended up buying an entire pie to eat … [Read more...]

Perfect Pie Crust / Peach Pie

This Perfect Pie Crust / Peach Pie works GREAT for peach pie or strawberry pie! It’s so flaky and GOOD! Print Perfect Pie Crust / Peach Pie IngredientsFor the Pie Crust 2 c. flour 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. sugar 2/3 c. butter-flavored shortening, chilled 1/3 c. ice water For the peach pie filling, we … [Read more...]

Beau’s Dutch Apple Pie

This is by far my husband’s favorite pie.  It is so yummy.  The key is using tart apples, like granny smiths or pink ladies.  A lot of people get freaked out because you cook the pie in the oven in a brown paper bag. Don’t worry, the bag will not catch on fire, you will … [Read more...]