Gooey Strawberry Rhubarb Pie-Crisp Hybrid

Strawberry Rhubarb Crumb Pie, strawberry-rhubarb, butter, crumb, berries, summer

I’m way behind. I posted a teaser on Facebook a week ago about this. Last week completely ran away from me! Anyway, believe me when I say that the wait is worth it for this baby.

As I mentioned on FB, I bought some delicious looking strawberries and rhubarb at the store last weekend. One of my favorite flavor combinations, especially in the summertime, is strawberry and rhubarb. The tartness of the rhubarb complements and the sweet strawberries so well! I’ve also been dying to make a pie. The last time I made a pie was probably Christmas. Pies are hard to bring to social gatherings. They’re usually kind of messy (as opposed to a cake or cupcake that can be cut and served cleanly). You have to use a utensil. And they can really only feed up to 12 people, unless your giving out slivers, which is just mean. Continue reading

Sweet Mother’s Day Desserts

Yesterday was Mother’s Day. Did you remember a card? Did you remember to call? I’m fortunate to live very close to my parents so we went to their house for a Mother’s Day cookout with my siblings. I was in Long Island all weekend to be a bridesmaid in one of my best friend’s wedding. It was so much fun and I’m so happy for my beautiful friend. This, however, left me no time to make the summery bundt cake I had planned! Instead, my sister handled the dessert and it was just what Mom wanted.

keep calm and call mom

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