Raspberry Rhubarb Tart

I have been enjoying all of the seasonal produce we have been harvesting lately.  The weekend we went blueberry picking, we also picked raspberries and rhubarb.   Raspberries can spoil pretty quickly, so I needed to think of something fast to do with them.  My husband, Dave, asked if we could do something like we did…

What Produce is in Season?

As you know, from my last post, it is blueberry season here in Pennsylvania, but that is hardly the only produce in season at the moment.  This past weekend, when we went to pick blueberries, we also were able to help harvest many other fruits and vegetables that are in season in my family’s garden….

Blueberry Season-Tips for Picking & Recipes 

Strawberry Season is over in Pennsylvania and Blueberry Season is here!  My husband has been talking about blueberry picking for a few weeks.  We were supposed to go down the shore this weekend, but Dave just could not get the blueberry picking idea out of his head, so we headed up north to where my…

Lemon Cardamom Ice Cream

Well, it is still a heat wave here in Philadelphia.  My car’s thermometer said 106° F when I got in it today.  Unbearable!  I think my brain is getting frazzled from the heat, because I accidentally opened a can of sweetened condensed milk, thinking it was a can of chickpeas.  I did not want the…

Watermelon Caprese

A heat wave is coming.  I would take winter coming over a heat wave anytime.  I signed up to take a meal for a family in my neighborhood who just had a baby, via Take Them A Meal.  Take Them A Meal is a website to make scheduling meals to bring to people easier.  It is an awesome website to use…

Central Mexican Style Guacamole

Milk Street Kitchen strikes again! I’ve been obsessed with this magazine lately.  I love unique flavors from around the world, so many recipes are catching my eye.  I had some avocados and fresh cilantro from the garden on hand, so when I saw this recipe for Central Mexican Guacomole, I knew I had found a great use for…