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The Ultimate Pie Round-up

Nov 21st, 2014

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Thanksgiving is literally around the corner. Where or where has November gone? And don’t even get me started on Christmas! Ahhhhh! {Deep…. breaths….}

Ha! Well if you’re like me, you get assigned to bring pies to holiday dinners and if you saw this post then you read that I usually buy them. Not this year.

This year, I am embracing my inner Martha and making my own!

So to make things a little easier for you, {and maybe me… ahem.}  I’ve put together a list that will help you decide what to make!

{If you have tried any of these or plan to try any, please let me know! I would love to hear how they turn out!}

First up, we have {CREAM} pies:


Sour Cream Blueberry Cream Pie


Coconut Cream Pie from Chef in Training


Lemon Sour Cream Pie from Tastes Better from Scratch


Cookie Dough Cream Pie from Love & Olive Oil


Easy Banana Cream Pie from I heart Naptime


Nutella Cookies and Cream Pie from Inside Bru Crew Life


Caramel Cream Pie from Sippity Sup


Raspberry Cream Pie from Life in the Lofthouse

How about some {CHOCOLATE} pies:


Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Pie


Chocolate French Silk Pie from Baker Bettie


Old-Fashioned Chocolate Meringue Pie from Spicy Southern Kitchen


Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle Pie from How Sweet It Is


Chocolate Cream Pie from Gonna Want Seconds

Next up, {FRUIT} pies:


Strawberry White Chocolate Pie from Jamie Cooks It Up

Rhubarb (Cobbler) Pie from The Pioneer Woman ( Is rhubarb even a fruit??!)


The Best Cherry Pie from Artful Parent


Incredible Peaches and Cream Pie from Bunny’s Warm Oven


Salted Caramel Apple Pie from Sally’s Baking Addiction


Apple Hand Pies from Cooking on the Front Burners


Good Ol’ Fashioned Apple Pie from Just Putzing


The Perfect Key Lime Pie from Your Homebased Mom


LIBBY’S® Famous Pumpkin Pie from meals.com


Lemon Meringue Pie from Gimme Some Oven

{RANDOM} pies that look amazing but I don’t know where they go:


Sweet Potato Pie from Bake at 350


Pecan Cheesecake Pie from Inside Bru Crew Life


Laura Bush’s Texas Buttermilk Coconut Pie from Americas-table

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Buttermilk Pie from Positively Splendid


Biscoff Pie from Gimme Some Oven


No Bake Eggnog Pie from Simply  Gloria

Tips for making the perfect {CRUST}:


Picture Perfect Pie Crust from Whipperberry


Easy Pie Crust from Kleinworth & Co


Perfect Homemade Pie Crust from The Idea Room


Easy Graham Cracker Crust from Ashlee Marie

Disclaimer: I would only post pies that I, myself would make!  And if I could, I would make every single one of them!

Happy Baking!!


Hot Fudge Sauce

Nov 20th, 2014
Hot Fudge Sauce recipe from TastesBetterFromScratch.com on All Things Thrifty

Hey ATT readers! It's Lauren, from Tastes Better From Scratch, and I'm excited to be back again so close to the holidays to share another family recipe with you all!    There's nothing easier or more delicious than this classic homemade hot fudge sauce! My mom always made it during the holidays; particularly for Christmas Eve and News Years Eve, and it is always a crowd pleaser! We'd typically have a big … [Continue reading…]

Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Pie Recipe

Nov 19th, 2014

You guys, this is the CHOCOLATE-EST PIE you will ever taste. Oh. My. Deliciousness. I haven't made it for years, and I originally got the recipe from Dan's cousin. But with Thanksgiving coming up, I HAD to share it with you. Ingredients: 1 1/4 cup chocolate chocolate chip cookie crumbs, divided {If you cannot find chocolate chocolate chip cookies, you can use chocolate graham crackers}. 1/4 cup butter, … [Continue reading…]

DIY Fabric Covered Cork Board Tiles

Nov 18th, 2014
LOVE THIS! DIY fabric covered cork tiles. So easy and stylish! By Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for All Things Thrifty.

Hi thrifty friends!  I am so happy to be back at All Things Thrifty for my fourth contributor post.  I hope you remember me from my others posts on my DIY "upholstered" chair with fabric and Mod Podge, my DIY Art Canvases and my thrifty Princess Art, but as a reminder, I am Tasha and I blog over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body.  So, so happy to be here! I am here to share with you yet another thrifty … [Continue reading…]

$600 Amazon Giveaway!

Nov 17th, 2014
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Ladies {and Gents} Christmas is sooo close. I cannot believe that we only have 5 weeks! Have you started your shopping!?! Because I can honestly answer that with a big "HECK-NO." If you have, then you are officially my hero. I don't like the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season. Don't get me wrong, I love Christmas, but sometimes I feel like the commercialized Christmas overtakes the holiday: AND, even though I … [Continue reading…]

Air. It’s important.

Nov 17th, 2014

This post is sponsored by Sealed Air as a part of the #airlossisbad program, all opinions are 100% my own. Riding bikes + {my 3 year old} = Mom’s happiness and his, let’s be honest. This kid’s happiness depends on the vitality of his bike. Do you have a child like that? If his bike tire is flat it’s a HUGE deal, and I cannot even tell you how devastated he is when he can’t ride his bike to preschool {even … [Continue reading…]

Sour Cream Blueberry Cream Pie

Nov 14th, 2014

What pies are you making/buying for Thanksgiving this year!?! I have to admit, my mom always gives me the assignment to bring pies to Thanksgiving each year, and I usually buy them at Costco. Yep. I'm THAT person. <----there is NOTHING wrong with that, right!?! This year feels different. Maybe I'm growing up in my 33 year old body or something, but hold onto your hats folks... I am MAKING a pie this … [Continue reading…]

Brush Care Basics

Nov 13th, 2014

Before you take this opportunity to grab a nap thinking “Who needs a whole blog post about brush care?!?” Let me get your attention with this fantastic selfie:   I don’t mean to scare you. Then again, Yes I do. Your brushes could look like my hair if you don’t keep reading… If you have been painting with chalk paint for any amount of time, you know the best brushes have natural, … [Continue reading…]

DIY Teepee Napkin Place Setting

Nov 11th, 2014
DIY Napkin Teepee place setting

Hey babes!  It's Kenz here, from Interiors by Kenz.  Thanksgiving is approaching fast, and if you're anything like me you do NOT have time to waste on excessive table preparations.  When it comes to holidays, I take a more simple approach, especially with table settings.  I decided our table decor would have aNative American influence.  Tribal, if you will. I decided to whip up some practical teepee place … [Continue reading…]

New and improved Past Project Page!

Nov 10th, 2014

In an attempt to make All Things Thrifty easier to navigate, we would like to announce a new and improved Past Project Page! This page will be updated regularly! Thank you for all of your love and support over the last 5 years! I cannot believe I’ve been blogging for FIVE years! WHAT the what!?!? To easily access the archived projects, you can click on the Past projects tab at the top of the page: As … [Continue reading…]