Simple Summer Recipes

Summer is Coming Soon Summer officially begins almost four weeks from now. Spring has sprung forth with such beauty in gardens and vineyards, bees have been busy pollinating, and temperatures are warming up.   The summer solstice falls on June 21 this year at 12:24 a.m. EDT. But for the…

Strawberry Shake and Snack Recipes

Strawberry Snacks Looking for a healthy snack to get you through the day? Try these strawberry nutritious shake recipes to give you a daily boost. Strawberry Cream Shake & Ice Cream I am an Independent Team Beachbody Coach and earn a 25% commission on Beachbody products that are purchased through…

Strawberry Recipes for Pudding

Strawberries in Summer If I had to pick one favorite thing about summer, it would be fresh strawberries. Plan a Strawberry Picking Outing Want to plan a fun outing with your daughters or sons? Take them to a strawberry farm to pick fresh berries. It’s so much fun. You pick….

Buttermilk and Strawberries for Breakfast

Buttermilk was often enjoyed by my family as I grew up as a night-time snack with crackers. I have many memories of my dad standing at the end of the kitchen counter drinking the stuff. He would crush a few crackers into the buttermilk and eat them with a spoon….

Strawberry Souffle for National Dessert Day

Hey, y’all! It’s National Dessert Day! One of the kitchen joys I like the most is preparing a dessert because I love sweets and enjoy making them for family and friends. Lately, I’ve strived to be more mindful of my daily nutritional intake – including desserts. Call it food for…

Fall Strawberries

When Fall arrives, I think of apples and pumpkins. This week, though, I was surprised with a half flat of fresh strawberries from my Pattycakespantry.com blogger friend. I’ve been browsing through several cookbooks to see if I might discover a different recipe for strawberries. I found a custard berry parfait…

Red-White-Blue Fruit Pudding Just in Time for July 4th

When three-digit summer days make me feel too hot to eat, that is one hot day and a miserable me. I don’t like to be hot. The last few days have been that kind of hot, so a cool pudding craving came over me one day. Looking in my stash of…

French Toast with Strawberries

Breakfast is a good way to start the day. On holidays and special occasions, like when company came, my mother used to cook French Toast. Since she didn’t make it often, I suppose that is why I never did. I preferred toast, pancakes or biscuits except on vacations and occasionally…

Baked Strawberry Recipes Fit for the Nutritious Conscious

It’s strawberry season! Fresh organic strawberries taste amazing. Today I’m going to share two new recipes I tried last week. Before I share them with you, let me tell you about my foodie blogger friend from PattyCakesPantry.com. Like me, Patty Cakes grew up around southern cooking and home-grown vegetables and…