Showing posts from January 29, 2012

National Pie Day 2012

January 23 was always just another day to me.This year, however, I learned that January 23 was soooo much more than just another day; it’s National Pie Day.As explained on the American Pie Council’s website, this particular date was chosen because “celebrating the goodness of pie is as easy as 1-2-3”.Besides, I think the other PI day is 3/14.Get it, 3.14?I didn’t until Sour Dough told me about it.
Anyway, back to the 1-2-3, easy as pie, pie day.When I first read about it that morning I thought to myself, “Hmmm that is an interesting “holiday”, if you will.I can do something with this.”.My first thought, since it was already rounding noon when I discovered it, was to go to the store or the Bakery and buy some pies.But that folks, is not my style.Who buys a pie when you can make one as good as or better than, one from the Bakery.And you can make one faster than heating up one of those frozen thingy’s you get at the grocery store.

The other reason I prefer to bake my own pies is I am a dia…

J.A. Henckels Carving Set Giveaway

J.A. Henckels Knives are among the best in the world.  They are my knife of choice.  I am giving away a J.A. Henckels Stainless Steel Carving Set to one lucky reader.  For a chance at winning this set, Like my Dinner With Daddy Facebook Page and post a comment on this post before 2/15/12.

Winner will be decided by a random drawing from comments made on this post prior to 2/15/12.  Winner will be announced on the Dinner With Daddy Facebook Page on 2/16/12.