View “There’s No Such Thing as Bad Pie,” honoring Karen Barker of Magnolia Grill in Durham, North Carolina. The film’s debut screening was at 2018’s Taste of the South event, hosted at Blackberry Farm.
SFA was saddened to learn that Mary Thomas, “The Pie Lady,” has passed away. Coming from a large family in Biscoe, Arkansas, Mary began cooking at an early age. After many years making pies for a local restaurant, she opened The Family Pie Shop next to her house in 1977. Since then, she has served presidents and … Continued
Though she’s appeared in countless magazines and newspapers, friends and customers know Mary Thomas simply as “the pie lady.”
Thanksgiving is prime time pie season, and pecan pie is the pride of Texas.
Since November of last year, Surry County, North Carolina, has been tooting its own sonker.
Some thoughts on pie, in honor of the season.
As the SFA’s oral workshop begins today I’m eager to experience the Mississippi Delta through the lens of SFA’s thirteen workshop participants. There is such beauty in observing how people interact with the world, watching as we each find our own way of engaging with strangers. I look forward to learning from this group of … Continued
We learned this morning that Ed & Kay’s Restaurant in Benton, Arkansas, closed on Saturday.
Meet Aileen Forman, proprietor of Babycakes Bakery in Mountain Home, AR.