Category Archives: Fruit

summer fruit compote

Summer Berry Compote

  Finally.  Finally summer has descended upon Milwaukee after weeks of gloomy, rainy chilliness.  View full post »

Ruby Slipper Smoothies

When I saw this recipe on Cooking Light, I knew I had to make it….for the sole reason that the nameView full post »

Cherry Yogurt Coffee Cake

I have my younger sister to thank for a recent onslaught of nightmares. Does anyone else out there watch The FollowingView full post »

Banana Cream Pie Smoothies

All right, everyone.  I’m trying to make a dedicated pledge to making some positive changes in my diet (View full post »

Raspberry Apricot Scones

I made some “proper” British-style scones after I saw this recipe in Cook’s Illustrated.  As aView full post »

Roasted Banana Bars with Browned Butter Frosting

    Does anyone else out there freeze bananas?  The reason I ask is because I sometimes have a hard time “View full post »

Baked Walnut Blueberry French Toast

I love dishes like this one.  Something that, while it does have to soak for an extended amount of time, can beView full post »

Dark Chocolate Cherry Fondue

  Ah, Valentine’s Day.  The yearly love-it or hate-it kind of holiday.  Oddly enough, I’veView full post »

Cherry Almond Chia Smoothie

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about blogging lately.  Food blogging in general. Ahem….steppingView full post »

Cranberry Orange Steel Cut Oats

  I’m becoming a huge fan of oatmeal (actually steel cut oats-love the flavor.) I love them sweet, IView full post »

Roasted Strawberry and Ricotta Bruschetta

  Here’s a little slice of heaven.  Or several slices of heaven. I bought some strawberries.  YouView full post »

Berry Caprese Salad

Ah, what a whirlwind of a week so far.  The positive feedback so far on the new look of the website has been soView full post »

Blueberry Chia Blast Smoothie

This smoothie is out of this world.  I was excited to experiment with chia seeds again since the Chia Seed Pudding IView full post »

Orange Mango Smoothies

I was recently introduced to Starbuck’s orange mango smoothie.  Ummm, hello?  Why have I never experienced thisView full post »

Persimmons in Spiced Syrah Syrup

Oh, dear.  I’ve recently been introduced to persimmons, those bright orange-spicy little globes that (veryView full post »