Berry Dessert Recipe: Berry Delicious Strawberry Galette

I am always looking for a healthy berry dessert recipe. We love going strawberry picking in the summer. And, there is a local strawberry only a few miles from our house. That means loads of freshly picked strawberries to cook with. If you want something that’s a little bit different than strawberry shortcake, keep reading. […]

Maple Sugar Muffins Recipe and Maple Desserts for Spring

You’re going to love these maple sugar muffins! Spring in Vermont means that it’s time to sugar the maple trees. If you’re not sure what that means exactly, you can learn where maple syrup comes from.  Or, check out my visit to the New England Maple Museum. Maple Sugar Muffins We own about two acres […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Recipe With Whipped Cream

You are going to love this strawberry rhubarb crumble recipe! I absolutely love strawberries and cook with them frequently.  I’ve tried to grow them several times in our gardens but there is just something about our property that strawberries do not like.  I console myself by going strawberry picking at a local strawberry patch every […]

Making Real Whipped Cream for Desserts and Drinks

Making real whipped cream is an absolute must for holiday desserts and drinks. Whether you want whipped cream to top your pie or your hot chocolate, homemade is the way to go. And, there is no comparison to the frozen whipped topping you buy at the store. Making Real Whipped Cream Making real whipped cream […]

10 Blueberry Coffee Cake Recipes With Fresh Berries

You are going to love these blueberry coffee cake recipes!  When we have people over for coffee, there is nothing more welcoming than a slice of coffee cake to go with it. Whether you’re looking for a blueberry crumb coffee cake or a blueberry lemon coffee cake, you’ll find a favorite recipe below. Plus, I […]

Lemon Maple Zucchini Bread Recipe With Gluten Free Option

You’re going to love my Lemon Maple Zucchini Bread! Is anyone else overwhelmed with zucchini but me? We only planted ONE zucchini plant so that this wouldn’t happen. But, it’s gone crazy. And, then the neighbor brought over a bag of zucchini and summer squash because she had too much. And, I just couldn’t say […]

How to Make Paleo Baked Peaches

Have you ever tried Paleo baked peaches? If not, you are in for a treat! I used to love baked peaches when I was younger, but the way I made them was not the healthiest. Instead of adding butter (or worse margarine) and brown sugar, this simple fruit dessert uses coconut oil and honey! It […]

How to Make My Strawberry Rhubarb Sauce Recipe

Do you have a favorite strawberry rhubarb sauce recipe? If you’re from New England, you know about rhubarb, but do you like it? Rhubarb is a thick, celery-like plant with reddish stalks that can grow to be more than two feet long. In Vermont, it’s one of the first edibles that grow in our yard. […]

How to Make a Healthy Popsicle Recipe

Do you know how to make a healthy popsicle recipe that your kids will really enjoy? There is just something about summer that screams popsicles.   I don’t really like buying the popsicles in the store because they are normally loaded with artificial food coloring, artificial flavors, and artificial sweeteners.  It is so much healthier […]

Valentine’s Day Dessert Idea: Chocolate Covered Strawberries

You will love this Valentines Day dessert idea! Many of the desserts that are typically enjoyed for Valentine’s Day are not that healthy and I am trying to avoid cakes, cupcakes, and heavy desserts. I want to be able to sit down with a healthy Valentine’s Day dessert that isn’t going to be super high […]