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Category Archive: Fruit

15 Fun Foods for a Super Mario Party (Tasty Tuesdays)

Super Mario Party food: Fun foods with a Super Mario Bros. theme for Mar10 Day or a Super Mario Birthday Party.

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Mouthwatering Mango Salsa plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

In this simple Mango Salsa, the flavors of the sweet mangoes, salty olives and zesty peppers combine for a mouthwatering taste sensation. You can serve it as a salsa on chips or tacos, etc. Or try it like a fruit salad. I had to make a few substitutions to the original recipe below based on …

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Summer Treats: Popsicles plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Last week we had so many inspirational dishes shared. But, since today is officially summer I had to feature one of my favorite summer treats: Popsicles. But these aren’t your ordinary colored sugar water in an ice tray ice pops. These bloggers really stepped up their frozen treat game with some wonderful combinations. Clockwise from …

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Made It Loved It – Strawberry Shrub

While perusing one of my favorite linky parties I stumbled on this recipe for Sparkling Strawberry Shrub from at The Whole Serving. And I knew I had to try it. And not just because I had a half flat of strawberries in the fridge a friend gave me. It intrigued me. A “shrub”, you ask? …

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Apple Pecan Brown Rice Salad – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Today is October 20th so it is our monthly Crazy Ingredient Challenge recipe posting day. A group of bloggers choose two ingredients that may not normally be paired together, create a recipe and all post about it on the same day. This month we have Apples and Chives. Be sure to scroll to the bottom …

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20 Fabulous Summer Produce Recipes – Tasty Tuesdays Linkup

Get away from me with all of your pumpkin and apple recipes! It is only September 1st! It is still SUMMER! At least for 3 more weeks. Or at least can we wait until Labor Day. It is still time to savor the vine ripened tomatoes and zucchini and watermelon and spicy peppers. Enjoy them now before they …

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Watermelon Rind Preserves – Tasty Tuesdays Link Up

We had a fun week on Tasty Tuesdays last week. I pinned and yummed like crazy. I can’t wait to see what you all brought to the table this week. Have you signed up for our newsletter yet? I have a special surprise gift for those that do coming later this week. Just add your e-mail …

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Pineapple Rosemary Bread – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Thanks to the Crazy Ingredient Challenge crew, I have found an amazing new flavor combination. So many great ideas to make with these two ingredients. Be sure to scroll to the bottom to see what the other bloggers came up with this month. I made this INCREDIBLE no-knead Pineapple Rosemary Bread. You might also like these …

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Peach Frozen Yogurt

How about a nice simple and healthy frozen treat for summer time? How does no churn, low fat, reduced sugar Peach Frozen Yogurt sound? So light and refreshing on hot day! You might also like these posts Gluten Free Peach Cobbler Mutato Pie 10 Pizza Inspired Recipes Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Banana Swirl &#8…

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Gluten Free Peach Cobbler

The neighbors peach tree has been loaded the last month so I “snuck over” while they were at work and picked 6 pounds. The next day they begged me to take MORE! So I did. I froze some, made peach butter and peach frozen yogurt (recipe coming later) then I decided to make Aunt Geneva’s Peach Cobbler …

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Raspberry Rose Sugar Cookies – Fill the Cookie Jar

It is time to Fill the Cookie Jar with Mother’s Day themed cookies. On the first Thursday of every month, a group of bloggers all post a cookie recipe based on a monthly theme. Be sure to check out the recipes the others made at the bottom of this post. I am so excited about …

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Healthy Spring Brunch Ideas for Mother’s Day or Easter

Healthy and Simple Recipes for a Spring Brunch. Easter Brunch, Mother’s Day Brunch.

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Rumtopf Recipe and Printable

Rumtopf takes the longest to prepare of any recipe I have on the site. It literally takes MONTHS! But that is all sitting time. The actual work is less than 5 minutes a month. What is Rumtopf? Literally translated it means Rum Pot in German. In Danish it is spelled Rumkrukke. It is a way to preserve …

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Brandied Whole Cranberry Sauce

Cranberries baked low and slow in brandy or rum. For a non-alcoholic version bake in cranberry, apple or orange juice.

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Photo A Day – Food Theme with recipes

This month Chantelle Elem at Fat Mum Slim changed up her normal Photo A Day prompts and assigned a letter to each day plus the numbers 1 through 5. You can take a picture of ANYTHING that symbolizes the prompt to you. As soon as I saw the list, I knew food was going to be the …

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24 Apple Recipes – Tasty Tuesdays Linkup

I am so excited to be co-hosting the fabulous Tasty Tuesdays Linkup again this week. Last week we had so many delicious recipes shared! I noticed quite a few apple recipes, including our Fall Harvest Pancakes. Did you see them all?   Spiced Apple Bread from A Mind “Full” Mom Apple Cranberry Crisp from the …

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Tomato Preserves

Do you have too many tomatoes and are running out of things to make? Salsa, Caprese Salad, spaghetti sauce, Pasta alla Vodka with Fresh Tomatoes are all great, but … Or has the weather started to turn cold where you are and you are worried you will have unripened tomatoes? Fried Green Tomatoes, Green Tomato …

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Reduced Fat Lemon Blueberry Scones

I bought some beautiful fresh blueberries at the store yesterday and my mind began to race with all of the things I could make with them. For some reason, the thought of scones kept pushing its way to the forefront. And one of my favorite flavor combinations is lemon and blueberry so Lemon Blueberry Scones it …

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Asian Pineapple Cakes or Tarts (Feng Li Su)

Pineapple Cakes or Pineapple Tarts (Feng Li Su in Taiwanese) are a pastry of pineapple jam covered in a flaky shortbread crust.

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Bahia Fruit Salad or Salsa

Have you ever made something and people ate it wrong and it turns out they created something equally awesome? It just happened to me on Sunday. I had “fruit duty” for Easter dinner, so I decided to take advantage of the opportunity and make some Bahia Fruit Salad so I could get some better photos of it …

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Free E-Guide: Choosing Healthy Fats

As a thank you for signing up for our biweekly newsletter we will send you a copy of 30 Tips for Choosing Healthy Fats in Your Diet. Then every two weeks we will send you delicious recipes and other food related fun.