Category Archives: Fruit

Dec 2012
Christmas Cranberry Pomegranate Sangria

Our annual Ugly Christmas Sweater party was this past weekend, and we certainly had a blast. I know some of you are thinking that Ugly Christmas Sweater parties are sooo 2007, but I happen to think that they are still … Continue reading

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Aug 2012
Strawberry Orange Sorbet

This summer has definetly been a scorcher, which can be an odd thing when you live in Pennslyvania. The temperatures have soared into the 90’s, and it seems like we haven’t much more than a few drops of rain in … Continue reading

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Jan 2012
Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

Be ready for the easiest recipe of your life. All you need is a block of cream cheese, marshmallow fluff, and a spoon, and you’ll have one of my favorite fruit dips…ever. This recipe is my go-to dip recipe whenever I … Continue reading

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Oct 2011
Homemade Applesauce

Apple picking has been a yearly fall tradition that I’ve done since I was a young girl. Every fall, my family would go to a local orchard, pick a huge bag of apples, and sample fresh apple cider straight from the … Continue reading

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Aug 2011
Canning 101: Peaches

As a child, peaches were always a staple side dish at dinner. My mom would open a can of peaches, and spoon 3 or 4 slimy peach slices onto our plates. I used to hate them as a kid, and would … Continue reading

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Aug 2011
How To: Pick the Perfect Watermelon

It’s National Watermelon Day! I’m not sure who comes up with all these celebratory food days, but I won’t complain. They are a great excuse to eat our favorite foods. In honor of today, I thought it would be a good … Continue reading

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Jul 2011
Frozen Fruit Bars

There’s a new website called Pinterest that has taken the internet by storm. Basically, its a website to share inspiration from everything to cooking to home decor to fashion. It is essentially an online design board. Since discovering it, I have … Continue reading

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Jun 2011
Strawberry Banana Puff Pastry Donuts

Donuts seem to be all the rage in the blogging world lately. I keep seeing all sorts of yummy donut recipes, but without a donut pan, what’s a girl to do? I know…I could go buy a donut pan, but I … Continue reading

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May 2011
Strawberry Shortcake

I think it is safe the say the spring has (finally) come to Pennsylvania, and with spring, comes lots of fresh strawberries! The local berries wont be ready here until June, but at least I can buy good looking strawberries … Continue reading

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Apr 2011
Stuffed Strawberries

It is finally starting to look a little more like spring around here, and that leaves me craving lots of fresh berries! I have seen these stuffed strawberries in numerous places across the internet, but just recently got around to … Continue reading

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