It’s Apple Time!  Let’s Bake Some Apples

It’s Apple Time! Let’s Bake Some Apples

Fresh apples are a plenty at this time of the year and baking an apple can make a very luxurious dessert.  I've baked apples for years but with a refrigerator drawer full of apples I decided to Google a new recipe for this old favorite.  Wow!  I am so glad that I did....

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Award Winning Apple Walnut Berry Galette

Award Winning Apple Walnut Berry Galette

There are many things I love about the fall and October in particular. One of which is the half-marathon my awesome husband likes to run in the first week of the month.  This year he had a "big" birthday which catapulted him into a new age group at this...

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Morning Fruit and Yogurt Shake-Up

Morning Fruit and Yogurt Shake-Up

I get bored with oatmeal.  Especially when the weather is hot and humid like is the norm at my house in the summertime.  This summer when berries were fresh and I wasn't feeling good about my swim suit I started drinking fruit and yogurt shakes for breakfast. I didn't...

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Lessons From The Blueberry Bush / Luke 15:4-7

Lessons From The Blueberry Bush / Luke 15:4-7

My sweet, wonderfully talented husband is our Chief Gardener. From early spring until late fall he spends hundreds of hours outside digging in the dirt, planting, tending, weeding, feeding, and then finally harvesting a variety of the fruits of his labor. However,...

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Brown Sugar Banana Bread

Brown Sugar Banana Bread

Do you have a favorite banana bread recipe?  I don't. At least I didn't until recently.  I've made a lot of banana bread through the years.  Mostly crumbly, sometimes overly dense, occasionally dry, and always leaving me wishing I just hadn't bothered. Then my friend...

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Autumn’s Apple Crisp Pizza

Autumn’s Apple Crisp Pizza

Churches have long been known for a great place for recipe swapping.  Now, don't get your dander up, I'm not saying recipe swapping is the best function of a church 🙂 but it is a lovely by-product! A couple of weeks ago at our church small group meeting, my friend...

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Blueberry Crumb Bars

Even though I had just baked up Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bars, I saw a picture of these blueberry crumb bars on three different websites within just a few days of each other and I knew I just had to make them. Thanks to a bumper crop this year, we have a fresh stock...

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Strawberry Pretzel Salad

I am doing it again. Posting a recipe to share because I typically lose my copy of the recipe and can't find it at the moment I need it. Now I will have it on my blog -- forever. Well, at least for as long as I need it! I adore this salad and/or dessert. I call it...

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Spicy Peach Chutney

Got peaches? Our peach crop wasn't anything near great this year, but our two little peach trees did produce enough peaches that I could make a batch of spicy peach chutney.  I am so glad I decided on the chutney for the use of our few peaches.  This stuff is...

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