Happy Pi Day!!

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Happy Pi Day!! In the past, I’ve posted a few pie recipes, including the Cherry Pie Pops on Pi Day 2012. This year, I decided to share something a little different…

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In addition to all the time I spend baking, I spend a lot of my free-time sewing and crafting. Typically, I’m making clothes and costumes for events or every-day use. But one day, while browsing through patterns, I saw this one for a giant pie cushion, and I knew that I needed to make it!

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The picture above shows the size of this project. (I didn’t have a banana for scale, so I had to make do with a wine bottle!) The pie is about a meter wide, which takes up the entire space I normally use for blog photos. It’s wider than my table!

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Along with the pie, I also make 2 strawberry and 3 blueberry pillows for decoration. πŸ™‚

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So, embracing my love of pie and need for whimsy, I now have a giant pillow pie in the corner of my living room. And I do the happy-dance every time I see it. πŸ˜€

Hope everyone has a wondermous Pi Day! πŸ™‚

~ Emily

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Happy Pi Day!

Yesterday, nerdsΒ math enthusiasts everywhere celebrated the annual holiday of Pi Day! Pi Day is celebrated every year on March 14th (3/14) since 3.14 is the common approximation of Ο€. In honor of this year’s Pi Day, I decided to make pie pops and bring them in to work. Cause who doesn’t love mini pie on a stick?? πŸ™‚

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