Recipe Box, Strawberry Shortcake Cheesecake Parfaits

This is an overspill from the July Paint Bucket, and a berry dessert you will want to try while summer is still full of fresh berries It is a strawberry version of  the Key Lime Cheesecake Jars, but uses a homemade Strawberry filling layer instead of lime curd     Making the fresh strawberry sauce … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bursting Berry Table with Summer Fruit Pizza

I know there’s talk of fall in the air     But here there are still berries bursting everywhere     A summer fruit pizza sounds really good     You might think you won’t like it, but I think you would…     Sweet fruits and salty cheese, toasted in the oven…Yes Please!   … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Inside Out Berry Pie

It’s effortless   It’s cool and creamy   It’s full of berries       It’s got cookies 😋     It’s summer in a bowl       Put it in the freezer     The perfect summer treat!   I call it inside out pie because instead of making a cookie crumb crust … Continue reading

Gifts from the kitchen, Blackberry Scones with Lemon Glaze

Tuesday was HH’s birthday! He always buys his own gift…let’s just say that he must think he was an extra good boy this year… Since I didn’t do any shopping,  I treated him to something special from the kitchen~ I’ve never made scones, so I thought I would give it a try~he loves a sweet … Continue reading

Creamy Chocolate Strawberry Tart

I am starting to panic because it’s August and summer’s almost over…the Farmer’s Markets will dwindle, the displays of produce will get smaller,  melons will disappear and all those luscious summer vegetables will be replaced by root vegetables, acorn squash and pumpkins…With this thought in my subconscious, the other day I woke up with an … Continue reading

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