Category Pies

Blueberry Oreos Cheesecake

It’s a week before Christmas, but for me, the holidays are already here.  As you may have noticed, I’ve taken an extended break from my blog, which I used to finish my PhD! At the moment, I feel a bit numb.  After an extended period where everything was put on hold for a bit to […]

Caramel Apple Cheesecake

I don’t need the cynical voice in my head when I’m browsing baking ingredients.  I have Beardy Mum.  It will inevitably occur when I’m home, browsing Target or Walmart, possibly with a moaning Beardy Fiance in tow.  He will have wandered off to the tool section, while I try to focus in on the seasonal […]

Chocolate Merengue Pie

Valentine’s Day is basically the day where anyone who has ever baked decides to give it another go.  After all, how hard can it be to whip up a little something to show your love and affection?  London’s Hummingbird Bakery has said it’s their busiest day of the year, showing that some people settle for […]

Lemon Oreo Cheesecake

Apparently, I am obsessed with Oreos.  I don’t think that’s possible.  I mean, yes, I may have made Beardy Mum and Beardy Fiance stop at every single Walmart on the way to North Carolina.  That’s normal!  Every Walmart has different Oreo supplies and the website can’t really tell you which is where (it’s a great […]

Andes Grasshopper Pie

Beardy Fiance dislikes returning home from America after we’ve been on vacations.  Not for the same reason I do (that I miss my family quite a bit when I’m over here – that there’s something lovely and relaxing about spending time in the place where you grew up), but because it drives him crazy that […]