momMa, MaDrE, moMmY, MotHer…PIES, reservations & unconditional LOVE!

momMa, MaDrE, moMmY, MotHer…PIES, reservations & unconditional LOVE!

“there is no perfect way to be a GOOD mother.   Each situation is unique.  Each mother has different challenges, different skills & abilities…and, CERTAINLY different children!  What matters most is a mother’s LOVE runs deep for her CHILDREN.”  m. rusell ballard unconditional love is what i learned from my mom.  about how important forgiveness is.  […]

from where i sit…bud, the pieman & the heart of texas to the souls of sandy

from where i sit…bud, the pieman & the heart of texas to the souls of sandy

  no one has ever said that my DAD doesn’t have a huge, GIVING heart.  and, his main passion has been the displaced, homeless, hurting & those in need.  desperate need.  so, 2 1/2 weeks ago when Sandy came roaring & crashing into the east coast he & my mom couldn’t help but dream BIG.  REALLY […]

Round Top ANTIQUES WEEEKS #50

Round Top ANTIQUES WEEEKS #50

seriously, it’s hard to believe this will be our 50th ANTIQUE SHOW.  i was 12 when i worked my 1st show.  i was 14 when i bought my 1st antique.  i paid in $1 bills…100 of ’em.  it was an armoir & i still have it…now it holds rick’s shovels & racks, not clothes!  when i married my husband, […]

December 10th, 2011 is a day that God sent 2 amazing souls to walk thru life with.

December 10th, 2011 is a day that God sent 2 amazing souls to walk thru life with.

i’m amazed & blessed daily by the people that walk thru that cafe door.  life is just plain tough and God puts people in our lives to be a shoulder to cry on, someone to laugh with or mentor us.  december 10th, 2011 he sent tomi bussey cheeks of www.gypsyheartphotograhy.com and elizabeth tooley, BEST durn event planner.  it was the junk gypsy prom […]

What, WHAT?? End of SUMMER Pie, Recipe Box, Seasoning & Tees SALE!!  33% OFF ALL!!

What, WHAT?? End of SUMMER Pie, Recipe Box, Seasoning & Tees SALE!! 33% OFF ALL!!

Can I get AN, “AMEN?”  did you say SALE on PIES??  this NEVER happens!!  33% OFF all PIES, tees, SEASONINGS & recipe card boxes!!  tell me what COLLEGE student wouldn’t want one of these?  WHO wouldn’t smile if this showed up after GREEN BEANS & LIVER for dinner??? just zapp that PIE in the microwave and […]

Did y’all SAY, “Recipe?” how ’bout this one, JUNKBERRY PIE!

Did y’all SAY, “Recipe?” how ’bout this one, JUNKBERRY PIE!

 JUNKBERRY PIE 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup flour 2 granny smith apples, peeled, cored & sliced 2 cups frozen blueberries 1 cup frozen raspberries 2 cups frozen strawberries 3 cups frozen peaches 2 cups frozen blackberries combine all the sugar, flour and fruit in a sauce pan and bring to a boil.  pour into […]

JunkBerry Pie, Junk Gypsies, Royers Cafe, Prom & Royers Pie Haven on HGTV

JunkBerry Pie, Junk Gypsies, Royers Cafe, Prom & Royers Pie Haven on HGTV

well, it was like CHRISTMAS when the Junk Gypsy gals moved to Round Top!!  A BIG ‘ole present!!  The Junk Gypsy girls are just like you and me.  They are down to earth and the girl next door.  You need a cup ‘o sugar for ‘da pie they will bring it!!  well, we got an […]

the POWER of PIE…and, the strength of a little boy.

the POWER of PIE…and, the strength of a little boy.

it was the week before the spring 2012 antique show and i get this email from a mom of a little boy…. We are long term fans of Royer’s . . . and I need a favor for my little boy. My ten-year-old son, Logan, has been in and out of the hospital for months. He has […]

Hap-PIE 4th of JULY from Round Top, TX!! BIGGEST parade this is of the MISSISSIPPI!

Hap-PIE 4th of JULY from Round Top, TX!! BIGGEST parade this is of the MISSISSIPPI!

Y’all don’t want to miss this one…YES, it’s a tad on the HOT side but i think this year it’s gonna be below 100!!!  The town of Round Top is gearing up for it’s ANNUAL 4th of July BIG bash!!  THE PARADE!  The red and white lights are hung, the AMERICAN flags are hung and […]

Fabulous time slingin’ PIES @Vintage Finds @Dallas Market

Fabulous time slingin’ PIES @Vintage Finds @Dallas Market

About a year ago, we were approached by the Dallas Market Center to be apart of  creating THE ROUND TOP EXPERIENCE at Market.  This was a no brainer, of course.  So, now we have created the WHOLE Royer Experience at Vintage Finds.  The LOOK, The PIEMAN & The PIES.  Some of the BEST of the best, that hock […]