All sorts of PIE RELATED NEWS!

Because I was feeling a little stir crazy from all the rain I decided to bring back Mixed Berry Pie!  Blackberries, Blueberries and Raspberries all together in a flaky buttery pie crust, wowza. The smell of this pie baking makes me feel like its July again. I love it and so should you!

 

Also, due to a little Hallmark Holiday called Valentines Day Ive brought back the Chocolate Pot de Creme Pie! Actually, it wasn’t Valentines Day that spurred the return of this pie. It was my stomach. Either way, this pie only comes around a couple times a year, its like an illusive unicorn that way.

*RICH RICH RICH is one way to describe this DECADENTLY CHOCOLATE-Y pie.

*Another way to describe it is, WOW WHO NEEDS MEN???.

The Chocolate Pot de Creme Pie is made with organic eggs, super fancy Dutch chocolate and is captured in an all butter crust.  Get a taste of it while its here because this WILDLY DELICIOUS unicorn-like pie won’t be around for long!

 

The Lemon Lime Chess Pie can be found as well on my pie table this time of year.  A ‘Chess’ pie is any pie made with the basic -eggs-butter-sugar- pie filling.  This version has fresh squeezed lemon and lime juice added to make for a luscious, softly set, citrus-y, custard-like pie. Add in an all butter pie shell and you’ve got yourself a really, really nice pie.

 

And as always, I have the Heirloom Apple Pie also. This pie is a crowd pleaser, an all around, voted most universally enjoyed, entirely yummy pie. Several different apples make for a bouquet of apple flavor in every bite!





Little Ladybug Bakery NEWS BULLETIN!

Hi Babes,

 

After four years of dutiful attendance to the Thursday Marin Civic Center farmers market I have decided to move on to greener pastures (get it? GREENER = $$$$$ …no? sigh).

Little Ladybug Bakery will still be attending our regular weekend markets :

Saturdays in Oakland at the Grand Lake farmers market, 9am-2pm

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Sundays at the Marin  Civic Center farmers market, 8am-1pm.

I’ll be expanding my wholesale accounts and catering opportunities with my new ‘free’ day!  Contact me if you have any wholesale/catering questions.  Consider yourself updated!

Thank you for supporting this little Ladybug!!


Goodbye Pumpkin Pie…. HELLO French Coconut Custard Pie!

I love Pumpkin Pie, its my most very favorite pie.  But much like everything else in life, its time to shine has come and gone (see you in 10 months Pumpkin Pie!! ) and were now making room in our bellies for a new  pie flavor!

 

Enter (fabulously sashaying) French Coconut Custard Pie!  This wildly unique pie is divine, a gently sweet vanilla custard is mixed with toasted coconut creating a sweet, slightly chewy while still silky smooth dessert for the masses.

 

If you’ve had this pie, then I needn’t go on.

If you haven’t had this pie yet, I still needn’t go on. Just buy a slice and discover a taste of heaven for yourself!

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Best Thanksgiving EVER! Thanks to all of you!

Another fantastic holiday under our belts! (spilling over our waistlines? ehh, who gives a shhhht!)

This year Little Ladybug Bakery made and SOLD two hundred and four pies.  TWO HUNDRED AND FOUR PIES!

 

Thanks for supporting this Little Ladybug. I couldn’t have done it without you!

Well, I could have made the pies but I wouldn’t have been able to do the important ($$$$$) part which is SELL them without your help! I loves you! xoxoxox

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PIE PICK UP INFORMATION!

Hi Beauties!

MARIN COUNTY! – I’ll see you at the Marin Civic Center farmers market in San Rafael, 8am-1pm.

EAST BAY! – You will find me and the pies you’ve pre-ordered at 1552 Beach st. Emeryville, 3pm-5pm
(I work out of Carrie Dove Catering’s kitchen, they’ll be listed on the side of the big building)

Thank you! Happy Thanksgiving!


Thanksgiving is SEVEN days away! Order your pies now!

When was the last time you had a slice of REALLY good pie? Was it almost a year ago, was it last Thanksgiving? Then you realize how important it is to have amazingly delicious pie at your special dinner. Don’t be the knucklehead that shows up with a Costco pie (all shade intended). Be the hero that comes bearing Little Ladybug Pies!

Order online now! NOW NOW NOW NOW NOW!

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THANKSGIVING ORDERING INFO!

Hi pie lovers,

The time is here! My most favorite holiday ever! Lets get overwhelmingly full together, as a family!

Little Ladybug Bakery is here to fulfill your pie needs for this special day. However, since we are a small bakery there are only so many pies we can make, which means… ORDER YOUR PIES NOW SO YOU DONT MISS OUT!
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Whole pies are in a 9.5″ shell – $22.00

Heirloom Apple Pie – made with organic heirloom Rhode Island Greeny, Rome Beauty, Arkansas Black, Jonathan, Black Twig, Gravenstein and Fuji apples. WOW! All those apples mixed together in an all butter pie crust. Don’t be crazy, buy two.

Classic Pumpkin Pie – This pie is just that, hella classically delicious. Smooth and soft custard-y texture. Flaky, all butter crust. The perfect smattering of cinnamon, ginger, clove and nutmeg to highlight the seasonal pumpkin flavor.

Pecan Walnut Pie – This nutrageous pie is what you’ve always wanted Pecan Pie to taste like. Yummy, deep, nutty flavor that is met and matched by a soft, sweet, caramelly filling. Locally sourced walnuts, organic eggs and going easy on the sugar make this pie the best you’ll ever have. Promise.

……………………….ALSO AVAILABLE FOR YOUR FACE STUFFING PLEASURE………………………

My Mom’s Biscuits Supreme - The name says it all. They are biscuits. They are SUPREME. They are my mom’s recipe, which comes from a 1947 Better Homes and Gardens cookbook. Remember how you’ve been talking about how you can’t find any really good biscuits in the Bay Area? Well, you’ve found them. Buy a dozen for Thanksgiving dinner, you’ll be a hero among commoners.

Chocolate Chip with Sea Salt Cookies – The best chocolate chip cookie you’ve had made better by a gentle pinch of Flaked Cypress Sea Salt on top. Buy some to help prep your stomach for dinner.

Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies – The smell of these cookies will bring people to you as if you were handing out $20 bills! The texture is crispy/crunchy on the edges and bendy/chewy in the middle. These cookies are good for after dinner, to help wash down the pie with.

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MARIN COUNTY – Little Ladybug Bakery will be at the Marin Civic Center farmers market on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 26, 8am-1pm. You can pick up your pies there, as well as do some last minute grocery shopping. The market is teeming with beautiful produce!

EAST BAY – You can pick up your pre-ordered pies from our commercial kitchen in Emeryville on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 26, 3:00pm-5:00pm. 1552 Beach St. suite B & C Emeryville. I’ll have a table with my banner out in the parking lot to help guide you in.


Autumn Pie Flavors are here: Classic Pumpkin Pie and Pecan Walnut Pie!

Its that time of year again, the time when you can have Pumpkin pie for breakfast because… because its delicious. I’ll be taking orders for Thanksgiving at the market, see you there!


Autumn is among us. Let us welcome it with scarves, layers and season pie flavors.

Hi errbody,

Pumpkin Pie will be here Thursday October 30th. I’ll bring in my fabulous and delicious Pecan-Walnut Pie shortly after. According to me, these pie flavors and smells and memories are what the Holiday season is all about. I’ll see all you beautiful people at my pie table, ready to delve into some seasonal favorites!

xoxo Ladybug


October is here! I love Fall fashion, flavors and getting to go to bed earlier!

Hi!

I am still getting blackberries at the farmers market (Rodriguez Farms, you have my heart!) so I am still making Mixed Berry Pie!

Blackberries in October is one of the many many reasons I love California.

See ya’ll at the market!


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