Tag Archives: strawberry

The Battle For Crust

I can honestly say I have struggled with pie crust for years. Too dry, too wet, sops up too much of the pie filling, burns to the bottom of the pan…you name it…I have battled against it. Pie crust causes … Continue reading

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Berry Butter Struesel Cake

I promise to return to healthy recipes after the holiday. Who am I kidding? I don’t promise that at all. I made this cake with a part of a recipe in my Doubleday cookbook for a 2 egg Butter cake. … Continue reading

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Strawberry Morning Loaf

Yes, this is *exactly* what it sounds like. A recipe for a quick bread that you can make for your family for EASTER! It’s strawberry season here. While it’s totally weird not being able to see “you pick” strawberry places … Continue reading

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An Interesting End

So, I did wind up making the pie after a long wild day at work. I did something unusual. My plan was to make a struesel topping. I even broke out the trusty Doubleday cookbook to be sure I had … Continue reading

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Whip it up

Yesterday I bought local rhubarb and local strawberries. I had every intention ​of making a pie last night but alas…I didn’t.  I was reading one of the two books I’ve got going right now and had a wild desire to … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

So, this past weekend, I made the rounds of the farm stands. At my favorite one, Indigo Farms, they had quarts of fresh picked strawberries. At my 2nd favorite,  Holden Brothers, they had rhubarb. So…well….it seemed natural. I took the … Continue reading

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Speedy Strawberry-Mango “Jam”

Okay, I had a plan for the pound of strawberries I bought yesterday.  They were relatively inexpensive ($2) and I looked for the container with the best ones visible…not an easy job, FYI.  Since I also purchased a pint of … Continue reading

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