Category Archives: Sweet Treats

It’s National Cherry Popsicle Day!

Cherry Popsicle. I remember always wanting the red one. It was sweet and cool and delicious. Well did you know there is a day to celebrate this wonder? The origin of the popsicle goes back to the early 1900s. An … Continue reading

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Mixed Berries Crisp

Summer berries… One of the best parts of summer for me are the berries that grow here in the Northwest. Blackberries are everywhere! And there are u-picks for blueberries and raspberries too. But I AM the lazy gastronome. I bought … Continue reading

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Florida Key Lime Pie

Florida’s Key Lime Pie is up next for our State Foods Series! Florida is known for it’s Cuban fare. The Cubano Sandwich or Shredded Cuban Beef dinner, but it just wasn’t uniquely Florida. It is Cuban. But then I remembered; … Continue reading

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Vermont Maple Cream Pie

Well, here’s the post that should have posted yesterday but I’m behind. I can’t believe how hard it is to reset a routine! I always got up early, did my posts, then went to work. I’m not worth much when … Continue reading

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Crepes – Blackberry & Vanilla Ice Cream

Ah… And now for the sweet crepes. Dessert, breakfast or just because! You can use any berry in this recipe, but I used the last of the blackberries I picked in our yard.

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