I can still remember the first time that I tried pecan pie. Strangely enough, it was in the airport on the way back to college, waiting to board my flight after Thanksgiving. My mom packed me up a slice of left over pecan pie and as I cracked into my treats and I couldn’t believe … Continue reading Pecan Pie Bars
These cookie bars always remind me of my Grandma Gorman. I made them for the family room at my Grandma’s wake. She was a spectacular woman. She loved fiercely, had the most beautiful white hair, always told you what she was praying about for you (mine always seemed to be for finding a husband), she … Continue reading Iced Sugar Cookie Bars
Hello again to all of the wonderful readers of Allie and the Oven. Just like so many of you the past year had been hard and different. Some amazing things have happened also. I just wanted to take a quick moment of your time to catch you up on what I have been up to … Continue reading Well that was quite a year…
So as I sit in my living room waiting for my son to fall asleep in his crib, which we are trying out today, since he usually sleeps in our closet, I am trying to come up with ways to keep myself busy instead of rushing in to pick him and and rock him to … Continue reading Why start a blog?