In large mixing bowl combine the first four above ingredients. Stir ever so softly and gently to coat every moon-shaped apple piece.
For the batter: Combine first four ingredients in one bowl; mix gently adding just enough heavy cream or half and half to created the consistency of a heavy pancake batter.
Putting it all together: Preheat oven to 375°
Butter a glass 10-inch pie pan or dish; pour apple mixture to form a mound. Pour batter on top, letting it coat the pie. Sprinkle a teaspoon or two of sugar and a half teaspoon of cinnamon on top of batter. Tap on countertop to settle the ingredients. Place in preheated oven and bake for 45-50 minutes or until pie is golden brown and smells like autumn should. Let stand for 20 minutes before serving.