Humble Pie

Musings on What Lies Beneath the Crust

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Author: Anne Dimock

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

ISBN: 1449410693

Category: Cooking

Page: 176

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In America, pie is a food--and a concept--that carries unusual resonance. In Humble Pie, Anne Dimock offers a delightful combination of memoir, pie quotes, inspiration, recipes, travel writing, and assorted philosophical, cultural, and culinary musings on this powerful yet humble dessert. Anne Dimock grew up in a household where, she notes, "A dearth of good pie was a hardship I never encountered, never knew must be borne up by most folk." When she realized that the decline of the American pie civilization might be a harbinger of even deeper cultural problems, Anne became a woman on a mission to save pie from extinction. Dimock shares her thoughts on the Zen of making pie crust, the politics of pie, judging a man's character according to his pie protocol, state fair pie competitions, the kinship between pie and baseball, and the search for edible pie at roadside diners. Folksy and full of humor, Humble Pie is more than just an evocative journey through a life lived in pie. It is a culinary manifesto for a pie renaissance, inviting readers to take up their rolling pins and revive an endangered slice of American culture. Dimock advises us all to "Roll back the apprehension, the doubt, and enter the childlike state of grace where all things are possible and anything lost can be found again. The pie you seek resides not only in memory and imagination--your next piece of pie begins right here."

Humble Pie

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Author: Gordon Ramsay

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007279868

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 336

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Everyone thinks they know the real Gordon Ramsay: rude, loud, pathologically driven, stubborn as hell. But this is his real story...

Humble Pie

St. Benedict's Ladder of Humility

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Author: Carol Bonomo

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 0819227870

Category: Religion

Page: 256

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Take a quick look around – politicians, entertainers, sports figures, and even our own circles of family and friends: Humble pie is not on the menu. It’s a me-first society that turns pride into a virtue and humility into a vice. But Christians – especially those who follow the Rule of St. Benedict – are encouraged to embrace humility as a virtue that leads them closer to Christ. And in this upside-down Benedictine world, we reach humility not by descending to the depths but by climbing, joyfully, to the top of a ladder. In this honest, funny, touching book, Carol Bonomo, a Benedictine oblate – a person vowed to live according to the fourth-century Rule – reconciles the conflict between the world’s call and Benedict’s more gentle admonition as she examines the twelve rungs on Benedict’s ladder against the backdrop of the liturgical year. From the first rung, obedience, during Advent, to the twelfth, constancy, during the feast of All Saints, Bonomo studies what it means for a contemporary Christian to climb the ladder of humility that leads to perfect, fearless love. Bonomo, with a light hand and a sense of humor, takes readers along on her down-to-earth spiritual adventure.

Humble Pie: A Gift from God

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Author: Kollin L. Taylor

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 1491873833

Category: Poetry

Page: 62

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Humble Pie: A Gift from God is a poetic look at how people fall from grace; the lessons we can learn from each other; and how humility can help us recover from life's challenges. Oftentimes, people fall from grace or find it hard to recover simply because of pride. Some people would literally prefer to die rather than do things like ask for help or apologize. Connect with the author on Facebook at https: //www.facebook.com/KollinLTaylor

Humble Pie

Humble Pie (Band) Albums, Humble Pie (Band) Members, Humble Pie (Band) Songs, Peter Frampton, Steve Marriott, Bobby Tench, We Can W

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Author: Source Wikipedia

Publisher: University-Press.org

ISBN: 9781230601502

Category:

Page: 32

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 30. Chapters: Humble Pie (band) albums, Humble Pie (band) members, Humble Pie (band) songs, Peter Frampton, Steve Marriott, Bobby Tench, We Can Work It Out, Rock and Roll Music, Street Rats, Greg Ridley, Smokin', As Safe as Yesterday Is, Eat It, Rock On, Performance Rockin' the Fillmore, Town and Country, Back on Track, Go for the Throat, On to Victory, Jerry Shirley, Clem Clempson, Thunderbox, The Sad Bag of Shaky Jake, Natural Born Bugie, 30 Days in the Hole, The Definitive Collection, I Don't Need No Doctor, Anthony "Sooty" Jones, Dave Colwell, Big Black Dog, Shine On, Hot 'n' Nasty, Extended Versions. Excerpt: Stephen Peter Marriott (30 January 1947 - 20 April 1991), popularly known as Steve Marriott, was an English singer-songwriter, guitarist and musician. He is best remembered for his powerful singing voice which belied his small stature, and for his aggressive guitar playing in the rock groups the Small Faces (1965-1969) and Humble Pie (1969-1975 and 1980-1981). In Britain, Marriott became a popular, often-photographed mod style icon through his role as lead singer and guitarist with the Small Faces in the mid to late sixties. Marriott was influenced from an early age by his heroes including Buddy Holly, Booker T & the MG's, Ray Charles, Otis Redding, Muddy Waters and Bobby Bland. In later life Marriott became disillusioned with the music industry and turned his back on the big record companies, remaining in relative obscurity. He returned to his music roots playing the pubs and clubs around London and Essex. Marriott died on 20 April 1991 when a fire, thought to have been caused by a cigarette, swept through his 16th-century home in Arkesden, Essex. He posthumously received an Ivor Novello Award in 1996 for his Outstanding Contribution to British Music, and was listed in Mojo as one of the top 100 greatest...

American Mom

Motherhood, Politics, and Humble Pie

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Author: Mary Kay Blakely

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 067153520X

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 304

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Married in the '70s, Blakely expected to be the kind of mother society could admire. But, caught up in the women's movement--and an increasingly chaotic world--she soon lost her innocence about "expert" wisdom and began to break the rules. With humor and insight, this acclaimed journalist explodes the myths of motherhood today.

How to Eat Humble Pie

And Not Get Indigestion

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Author: Charlene A. Baumbich

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781890156008

Category: Christian life

Page: 175

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Humble Pie

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Author: Deborah Lawrence

Publisher: Jove Publications

ISBN: 9780515119008

Category: Fiction

Page: 289

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Hoping to escape her past by moving to the small gold mining town of Moose Gulch, Montana, outlaw's daughter Kate Miller finds her safe haven threatened by the arrival of handsome stranger Parker Smith. Original.

Humble Pie

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Author: Jennifer Donnelly

Publisher: Aladdin

ISBN: 9781416967514

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Only Theo's grandmother sees the truth about the boy: He's as spoiled as a rotten old apple! That is why, on one of Theo's naughtiest, grabbiest, mouthiest days, Grandmother decides to bake him a pie. Young Theo has never seen the like. Its crust is as big as a bedsheet; its filling of plums, cherries, peaches, pears, apples, and quince is as tempting as any sweet feast ever set before a boy. But when he greedily reaches out for a taste, little Theo bites off a lot more than he can chew! Jennifer Donnelly's wise and funny tale has inspired pictures of modern-day wit and medieval charm from a master of artistic antics, Stephen Gammell.

Homemade Humble Pie

And Other Slices of Life

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Author: Annette Smith

Publisher: Spire

ISBN: 9780800757717

Category: Fiction

Page: 206

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From Philip Gulley to Chicken Soup books, short stories are everywhere! And readers can’t get enough. In Homemade Humble Pie Annette Smith offers a collection of 26 heartwarming and wonderfully quirky stories about fictional characters we all seem to know. She dips into her experience as a friend and neighbor to cook up slice-of-life tales about people of all ages and walks of life. Smith’s book introduces readers to an array of interesting characters-an elderly couple deeply committed to each other, newlyweds who argue about the mail, three-year-old twins who embarrass their mother, a church volunteer in a bind, and more. The stories, some sensitive, some humorous, are written to help readers see the beauty and joy in everyday experiences and appreciate the people in their lives. Homemade Humble Pie makes a great gift, too. Once readers encounter these charming characters, they will want to share the stories with a friend.