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Some fun Pie and Tart Videos

Posted by Caroline Booy on

I find that I am spending too much time listening to the news and it was causing some stress in my day to day life.  It was time to try something different.  Something a little light-hearted. ..... I am going to try making some "Bob" videos.  This first one is actually a short slide show....I'm learning as I go.  Enjoy!

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Uncertain Times

Posted by Caroline Booy on

Our thoughts and prayers go to each and everyone of you as we find ourselves living with the uncertainty that Covid 19 brings to our homes, families, community, country and the world. Many of our customers operate small family run bakeries, shops and cafes and we think of them as they seek to stay afloat during this time.  Consider shopping from some of these local businesses as many are offering delivery, pickup, or even drive through options for their bakery products. As we live this new reality may we be kind and thoughtful of others and may we also follow...

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Happy Pi Day!

Posted by Caroline Booy on

Any search on Instagram under "pies" is sure to bring up loads of pictures of wonderful looking pies with the "pi" symbol.  The symbol for Pi had been in use for over 250 years The symbol was introduced by William Jones, a Welsh mathematician, in 1706. The symbol was made popular by the mathematician Leonhard Euler.  March 14 or 3/14 is celebrated as pi day because 3.14 are the first digits of pi. Math nerds around the world love celebrating this infinitely long, never-ending number.   How can you celebrate Pi Day?  It is quite popular today to celebrate Pi day with...

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Wooden Pie Press Set

Posted by Caroline Booy on

One of my friendly customers is David Whalen.  He keeps contact with us throughout the year and occasionally submits a guest blog for us.  If any of you would like to submit pictures or stories for us to blog about please email it to us as it's nice for customers to see what others are doing with our products. We received this email recently from David :   From: David Whalen  : Sunday, January 26, 2020 12:49 PM   For those of you who have never seen them, these are the three machines I use to make my single-serving (5 inch in...

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Birthdays... and free give away

Posted by Caroline Booy on

Where have all the years gone?  They go by so very quickly!  It doesn't seem that long ago that Rob made me my very first tart press to help me make a batch of blueberry tarts - that was likely 27 years ago this coming March.  The following summer we were featured in the magazine "Country Woman" and the rest is history! That summer we had so many letters from homemakers wanting a tart press that the postman could not fit them in our old green rural mailbox.  He delivered them right to our door!  It was so much fun...

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