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How about them Apples?

Posted by Joanne Sutton on Thursday, October 11, 2012, In : Apples 


I LOVE this time of year.
 
Everything about it. The skies. the smells, the sounds, the colors.
 
Call it Autumn, Fall, sweater weather, whatever. It smacks of passion, creativity, 
home, warmth, I could go on forever.

Plus its harvest time for an abundance of local produce, and some of my favorite 
things including grapes and apples. 
Which brings me to the point of this blog and 
a phrase that my Dad used to say all the time, "How about them apples?"

 
Apple Pie is the perfect compliment to any fall m...
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The Diet Pie

Posted by Joanne Sutton on Sunday, September 2, 2012, In : Summer smacks of PIE 

So, a couple of years ago when I was unloading a variety of fresh baked pies onto the bakery shelves at Richmond Country Farms, I overheard a bit of a conversation between a cashier at the market and an elderly gentleman.
I couldn't make out the true depth of the conversation but I heard enough to know the customer had some sort of complaint and the cashier was trying her best at an explanation, thats when she spotted me.
 
Immediately she mentioned to the man that the "Pie Lady" was right behin...
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It's PIE season!

Posted by Joanne Sutton on Friday, July 6, 2012, In : Summer smacks of PIE 



The month of July just smacks of summer, bright sunshine, the smell of BBQ and a month ripe with freshest ingredients necessary for the best pies ever from the Little Fruit Pie Company.
 
Even though the season started a little late, its been a great year for Strawberries and they're still ripe for picking! Take advantage of double dipping now as Raspberries are available for pick your own or by the flats on farms from Abbottsford to the coast.
 
Since June 30th, my ovens have been running non st...
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Day 1 - We're LIVE and its National Pie Day!

Posted by Joanne Sutton on Monday, January 23, 2012, In : Live Pie 


Happy National Pie Day, and Gung Hei Fat Choy, it's also Chinese New Year! As tradition holds, this is a day to celebrate and rejoice with family, give gifts of money passed in small red envelopes and exchange sweets and treats with friends and neighbours! Do Not wash your hair, do NOT clean your house and do NOT scold your children. So to celebrate both occasions, The Little Fruit Pie Company is launching our website and sharing tips of sweets and treats to everyone within reach! We're happy...
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