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Strawberry Shortcakes

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What could be more classic and more summer than Strawberry Shortcakes!  I found a wonderfully easy recipe in a great cookbook that I have been wanting to share with all of you so now is the perfect time! A friend … Continue reading

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Berry Balsamic Pie

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Strudel and I had no trouble agreeing that May should be Strawberry Month!  We decided it back in March and have been anxious for it to arrive.  I love strawberries and get so excited when they start to show up … Continue reading

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Frangipane Strawberry Cake

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This weekend I was invited to a friend’s house for dinner and offered to bring dessert.  I was working at putting my house back together (my basement recently flooded) and before I knew it, it was 4:00 and I was … Continue reading

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Strawberry Hand Pies

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This wonderful and easy recipe came out of one of the recent King Arthur Flour Catalogs that I get in the mail.  Do you get these catalogs?  They have some really great stuff in them so if you are not familiar with … Continue reading

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Li’l Summer Cakes

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I got inspiration for these cute little cakes from the June 2013 issue of Bon Appetit and their Little Apricot Cake recipe.   Their recipe – butter, chicken eggs, lemon zest! My version – lots of goat cheese, a duck egg, no … Continue reading

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Red!

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  I love the color red! Look at these beautiful strawberries tossed with chocolate mint. Red is bold and vibrant… Like on your lips or the door of a house or a lone barn in a field!

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Rhubarb Wine Pie and a Winefest

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  This past weekend I volunteered at the Colorado Urban Winefest.  I did it not only for the free entry but to try to start a love affair with some local wines…  

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Strawberries = Summer

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As the end of Summer rapidly approaches, I couldn’t let it completely pass by without sharing with you one of my favorite summertime places!

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Strawberry Dream Cupcakes

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Strawberries are quite possibly my favorite fruit, although how can anyone choose just one fruit as their favorite.   I love fruit.   Fruit means summer!   Please summer, come soon!  I am done with Mr. Winter!   In an effort to … Continue reading

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