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Shut the front door – I love a good pie! So does my daughter, my husband, and our dog the Labradork, Jack, who caused me to trip and send a glorious Key Lime Pie flying through the air only to splatter on the kitchen floor. Sneaky sneaky, Jack. Not too long ago, our friend Jamie Oliver released another brilliant book all about the glory of comfort food. We can’t deny it, comfort food is just one of the best things when the time is right. Jamie’s new book, Comfort Food, has a permanent spot in my cookbook collection. Filled with classics

Blueberry Galette with Cornmeal Thyme Crust

This past weekend was filled with grills, smokers, and meat. I was developing two grilling recipes for a client, searing ribs for the hell of it (plus they were on sale at Whole Foods), and working on a post about smoked chicken tacos for Jamie Oliver. I was one hot mess of sweaty smelling smoke with a camera when I got the brilliant idea to add flame to the fire and bake a pie to go along with all of this glorious food. But with one look at the state of my kitchen, I knew that slaving in front of a dirty


blueberry pie…on a stick

17 | February 21, 2011

This post is dedicated to my little brother that is currently stationed in Afghanistan and who’s proven theory in life is that everything tastes better on a “steeeek.” Sorry, it’s an inside joke. I saw these many years ago in a little bakery in Dallas and the idea has stuck in my head since then. It wasn’t until this past weekend when we were spending time at the ranch that I remembered these little delights. My mother-in-law had taken Mia to the neighboring ranch for a visit and upon their return my 2 year-old little girl had a new word,