I went on a Holiday! Can you guess where? Had a wonderful time and I really didn't want to come back home. So much rest and no stress and I found these wonderful birds and squirrels and water and ducks and boats and water..................
This little guy is begging for peanuts.
little family of ducks............
Beautiful birds but noisy.......
Still BEGGING for peanuts. Looks like he is ready to come out boxing!
What a wonderful time.
Can you guess where I was????
The flowers are so beautiful!
Saturday, April 4, 2009
Sunday, March 29, 2009
Thursday, March 26, 2009
Sunday, March 22, 2009
Saturday, March 21, 2009
Friday, March 20, 2009
2 cups plain flour + 2 Tbsp.
1/3 cup vegetable shortening
dash of salt
5-6 Tbsp. ice water
6 Stayman Winesaps, peeled, thinly sliced
1 cup granulated sugar
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 stick margarine (1/4 c.)
Make pastry for 2 pie crusts, using 2 cups flour. Cut in shortening. Add salt and sufficient ice water to make pastry consistency. Roll out half of pastry; fill pie pan or pyrex pie pan.
Toss apple slices with sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and remaining 2 Tbsp. flour; turn into pie shell; dot with margarine.
Top with other half of rolled pastry, then cut several slits in top or cut in strips and weave your lattice top. Crimp edges to seal. Sprinkle with more granulated sugar. Cover with foil. Bake in a 350 degree oven for 25 minutes. Remove foil and bake 15 minutes longer.
Granny's apple pies... they smelled soooo good and taste heavenly......
Remember those days? Well, I have made an apple pie (fabric, of course)and it is listed on My SoATP site.