Date Apple Pie Recipe

The Perfect Pie Crust Recipe

My mother always made great pies. Every year at Thanksgiving she would make two pumpkin and two apple to share with our large family, and every year there were oohs and ahhs from her admiring in-laws. And now, following her example, whether I’m the dinner cook or not, I make pies as well.  When I…

Absolutely Tara 2015 Winter Wardrobe Wishlist

Winter Wardrobe Wish List

I used to love shopping. I’d spend hours perusing the mall, trying on dozens of pieces, and lugging my shopping bags around. When I didn’t have any money, I’d even go window shopping with my mom and sister.  Now, I HATE shopping in a store. I know it’s because I’ve been spoiled by internet shopping and…