the gathering at round top

the gathering at round top

so, i’ve been dreaming & praying of a gathering in round top for a couple of years.  round top is an amazing place, full of creatives, makers, sisters & dreamers.  the gathering will be a place for women to encourage one another.  to support one another.  to love one another.  to give thanks to our […]

bringing friends together, peanut butter pie

bringing friends together, peanut butter pie

  life is busy & last nite we stopped and enjoyed friends.  the kids played ’til they passed out, literally. we laughed ’til we cried, ate pizza, sipped wine & enjoyed the last moments of summer. and, this gave me an excuse to make a pie.  of course, any recipe we try might end up […]

veggie pie, a.k.a. veggie quiche

veggie pie, a.k.a. veggie quiche

Posted by on Aug 15, 2015 in Food, Pie Haven, Pies, Yummy Recipes | No Comments

i absolutely love this pie.  who says you can’t have pie for breakfast? and, you don’t have to be a vegetarian to eat this pie!! 2 tbsps. dill butter (in the cafe cookbook or just use butter & add some dill & chopped garlic) 1/2 cup diced red onions 1 cup sliced mushrooms 10 oz. […]

one of my fondest baking memories…

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Inspiration, News & Updates, Relationships | No Comments

i wish i had pictures.  i have dreamy pictures in my head, fluffy homemade white bread.  the smell of yeast.  warm & drenched in butter & jelly. i was probably 9 or 10 & we lived in katy when you could see for miles.  i remember the pictures of our house standing alone in a […]

Emptying our Filters…New mornings & mercies.

Posted by on Jul 12, 2015 in Inspiration, News & Updates | 3 Comments

this week seemed to be the week every light blinked to change a dirty filter. the coffee pot filter to stop all the nasty mold from growing, the vacuum filter to keep our feet clean, the a/c filter so we could breath new air, the filter in the fridge so the water would be ever […]

After the heart attack…

After the heart attack…

Posted by on Jan 31, 2015 in News & Updates | No Comments

          on sunday, january 25th, 2015, God showed up BIG time.  the sun was shining, the skies were clear & there was a hint of spring in the air.  we needed to raise $25,000 to erase the current medical bills & another $25,000 for the next procedure, an internal defibrillator.  we closed […]

thankful for TEAM ROYER!!

thankful for TEAM ROYER!!

TEAM ROYER so grateful for all of these guys, we couldn’t do it without ’em!  we survived the Thanksgiving pie rush & it took the whole team.  this year we rocked 3000 pies for THANKSGIVING!! we wouldn’t do it without each and everyone of them.  it’s not just about the people that do the shipping, […]

Happppiest THANKSGIVING to y’all!!

Happppiest THANKSGIVING to y’all!!

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Food, Royers Cafe, Thanksgiving, Yummy Recipes | No Comments

somehow among the 1000’s of pies we are baking for thanksgiving, we have to have our traditional family dinner.  it would be so easy to just skip it all & be simple, but i crave the stuffing & giblet gravy.  this morning i asked which recipes y’all would want & the winners were, brown sugar […]

LOVE…all comes back to LOVE

LOVE…all comes back to LOVE

recently i’ve made a vow to myself to start bloggin’ once a week, mainly recipes, but my brother mentioned he wanted to start so i asked him to start it off! here’s what jb, mayor of royers, has to say…y’all keep coming back…we are gonna rock this bloggin’!! pie & blessings, tara, the pie queen […]

shout it from the roof tops! go VOTE BEST of AUSTIN!

shout it from the roof tops! go VOTE BEST of AUSTIN!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2014 in News & Updates, Pie Haven, Pies | No Comments

  Y’ALL GO SHOUT IT FROM THE ROOF TOPS!! HELP US. FILL OUT THAT BALLOT! AUSTINCHRONICLE.COM BEST BAKERY BEST DESSERT NEW BUSINESS COFFEE I SEE PIE IN YOUR FUTURE!! pie & blessings, tara, the pie queen