Keyword: Berries


We’ve made dozens of brownie variations from a mix.  I started digging through our old recipes to find my favorites.  Here are my top six. The cheesecake brownies above.  Make […]

Six Decadent Brownies You Can Make with a Mix




Wendy, who published our e-books, told me that my instructions for these multi-colored cookies were not very clear.  She was right.  So we went to the kitchen and made new […]

How to Make Rainbow Cookies





The Perfect Summer Fare Pannekoeken and German pancakes are perfect for summer.  It’s a great way to take advantage of the seasonal harvest from berries through apples—even though putting syrup […]

A Guide to German Pancakes and Pannekoeken



  A silky, smooth vanilla custard makes a wonderful filling for crepes.  In this case, we made raspberry crepes but you can substitute strawberries or blueberries.  If it’s peach season, […]

Berry Vanilla Custard Crepes


The strawberry season is upon us.  Mid-April berries, at least in our area—are not as good as May berries but if you shop carefully, you can get good berries at […]

Two Easy Ways to Make Strawberry Pies!



For brunch, we like to be just a touch extravagant. We made this for Saturday brunch recently and it was fabulous. Best of all, it was quick and easy.                                                                                                              […]

Blueberry Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast




Dennis Weaver & Debbie Frantzen Chiffon pies are ethereal–light and dreamy, refreshing, melt-in-your-mouth affairs.  They are perfect for summertime as well as anytime a light, less-filling dessert is desired. We […]

The Search for the Best Chiffon Pies





If you are going to have a party, make it a brownie pizza party.  It’s going to be fun—brownies and pizza just sound like fun and you can tailor them […]

How to Have a Brownie Pizza Party



Like the Creamy No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecakes, these are light, dreamy, and scrumptious. But we prefer these partially frozen so that they are ice-cold and almost like ice cream. They are made […]

Creamy No-Bake Strawberry Desserts Recipe


  Cream Pies Banana Cream Pie Chocolate Cream Pie Double Decker Cherry Cream Coconut Cream Pie How to Make Cream Pies Vanilla Cream Pie Recipe (or Chocolate or Coconut Cream) […]

Cream Pie Recipes



  Peaches and Cream Pie Dutch Apple Pie Apple Pie Cake Raspberry Peach Pie with Topping Luanne’s Secret Strawberry Pie St. Patrick’s Leprechaun Pie Banana Cream Pie Royal Lemon Meringue […]

Fruit Pie /Recipes


Ingredients 1 3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs 1/2 cup butter (1 stick), melted 1/4 cup sugar 2 cups whipping cream 1/4 cup sugar 16 ounces fresh or frozen blackberries, pureed […]

Blackberry Chiffon Pie




How to Make Ordinary Pancakes, Extraordinary Pancakes should never be boring.  There are a thousand ways to make ordinary pancakes extraordinary.  The following guide will get you started. 1. Buy […]

8 Ways to Never Serve Ordinary Pancakes Again