It’s National Pie Day giving you a wonderful reason to indulge in a yummy pie! Not that anyone really needs a reason to enjoy some pie. In honor of the day, for those of you in Michigan, Grand Traverse Pie Company is celebrating by offering a free slice of pie with a purchase. Who doesn't like free pie?! Or, better yet, why not gather the ingredients together along with your children and/or spouse and get creative in the kitchen and make a pie to suit your tastes. Creating together as a family in the kitchen is an incredible bonding and memory building activity. Additionally, baking a wonderful way to include math in your child’s day without making it a boring lesson and while your delectable creation is baking, you can cozy up with a pie themed story. There are many great titles to choose from both newer and classic. We've put together a list below.
What type of pie will you be indulging in today?
Happy baking and reading!
We are mom Sandra and daughters Amanda and Kate, all with backgrounds in literacy and education, who want to share our philosophy of taking the basics of life; books, simple toys that encourage play, imagination and creativity, and using cooking and baking to teach math and real life skills to raise happy, inquisitive children. Join us in exploring the old and the new and sifting through the myriad of research to consider what is best for our children.