Category Archives: Sweet Treats

Grandma’s Blueberry Kuchen

It’s been a great year for blueberries. I’ve made bread, frozen some, eaten them until I may turn into one!! And then I remembered Grandma’s Kuchen. Kuchen is the German word for cake and Grandma loved to bake. Breads, cakes … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Topping

Yesterday was National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie day.  I love the combination of strawberries and rhubarb, but not a huge pie fan. So I compromised. I made a strawberry rhubarb topping. Rhubarb and strawberries are one of my favorite combinations. Rhubarb … Continue reading

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It’s the Great Cookie Exchange!

Cookies, cookies, cookies!! It’s a cookie exchange! Here is the place to find some recipes for cookies and to share your own amazing ideas – Year around!  Cookies aren’t just for Christmas you know – Cookies have been around for … Continue reading

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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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