Tag Archives: fruit

Spring Canning – Rhubarb

I was awfully excited to see rhubarb at our local grocery store this morning. So excited, in fact, that I immediately snatched up one of the three remaining bundles to bring home with me, despite not having a single clue … Continue reading

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Barefoot Bloggers: Meringues Chantilly

I’m a couple of days late on February’s second challenge for the Barefoot Bloggers, but to tell the truth I think I might have been even more late if this dessert hadn’t turned out so spectacularly well – I just … Continue reading

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Barefoot Bloggers: Banana Sour Cream Pancakes

I know I’m late on this. Like, really late. Shame on me. But better late than never, right? To tell the truth, I didn’t even tackle the first of this month’s Barefoot Bloggers recipe challenges until after the date it … Continue reading

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An Unplanned Holiday Meal

I know this is really late enough to be embarrassing, but I really wanted to share our Christmas Eve dinner with all of you, mostly because I pulled this one out of my hat all by myself and with basically … Continue reading

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Homemade Membrillo, Pork Roulade

I love membrillo (quince paste) and have seen other bloggers make their own, but assumed I’d never have access to the fresh fruits to try it myself. As such, I’m not sure I can adequately communicate my excitement when I … Continue reading

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The easiest way to share a pie…

…is to make multiple pies in miniature! One of the biggest challenges of cooking for two, for me anyway, has been finding ways to experiment with desserts and baked goods. Most people I know would just bake a cake if … Continue reading

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Poor Man’s Surf-n-Turf (+dessert!)

I think the classic surf and turf dinner consists of filet mignon and lobster tail – delicious, I’m sure, but a little rich for us right now. Besides, with my food allergies, its entirely possible that I can’t eat lobster … Continue reading

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