Wood Piles and Apple Pie

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It’s been way to long since I have posted. Fall is on it’s way, view and it’s bittersweet seeing summer end. I have been way too lazy this summer, ailment and now it’s time to get ready to honker down and get things done around the house. I was hanging clothes on the line yesterday, when I heard a truck come up the driveway. It dumped a huge pile of fire wood. It’s need to be stacked. Yikes! Gotta put my work gloves on. Yesterday was my husband’s birthday.

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I baked him an apple pie, his favorite. I had to break off a piece of the crust to see if it was flaky enough. I was disappointed though on how it turned out. I consider myself to be a good pie maker, especially apple pie. I used my convection oven this time. I don’t normally do that. The apples were too mushy. I wonder if it was because of the convection oven. All that work, but it’s the thought that counts, right? Off to the wood pile.
Happy day
Carole

3 Responses to “Wood Piles and Apple Pie”

  1. tj Says:

    …Oh I’m so glad that you posted, I was getting worried that something had happened – so good to hear from you! :o )

    …Yes – it is the thought that counts and besides, that pie is beautiful! If nothing else at least you can look at it… ;o)

    …Enjoy that woodpile! I feel your pain when it comes to that…*sigh*

    …Blessings… :o )

  2. Carole Says:

    Hi tj! so nice to know that you are still out there and that I was missed. Speaking of missing, I miss all of your wonderful things you made and I will NEVER forget your kindness.
    hugs
    Carole :o )

  3. Rachael Kinnison Says:

    Your pie looks gorgeous Carole~ you are too hard on yourself! I bet it tasted wonderful, mmmmmmmmm all warm with some vanilla ice cream, my favorite way to eat it! I bet its all gone allready!
    Have ”’fun”’ stackin your wood~ maybe you will see sly fox while you are slaving away
    xoxoxo rachael

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