Pie Perfection

New restaurateur obsessed with sweet treats

Posted: February 8, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Pies,” says Shannon Parks Strickland, “are the new cupcakes.” While frosted minicakes have certainly become a sweet treat trend of late, Strickland is convinced pies are the next in line, because, well, who doesn’t like pie?

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