• Print This Post Print This Post Classic Apple Pie with Streusel Topping. Perfectly sweetened, just enough cinnamon, and a good story to go with it.

    Have you ever gotten a recipe from going to the theater?

    I did last weekend, and it’s a great one! I went to see the world premiere of a comedy called “Pie in the Sky,” by Lawrence Thelan, at the Victory Theatre in Burbank, California.

    Mama's Apple Pie with Streusel ToppingIt’s a wonderful, simple, small play about the relationship between an 85-year-old mother and her 65-year-old daughter. During the course of their 90-minute early-morning kitchen conversation that constitutes the play, they bake an actual pie — they call it Mama’s Apple Pie. I am calling it Apple Pie with Streusel Topping, because the streusel plays such an important role. Continue Reading…

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