Fruit



Celebrate the Fourth of July with this easy red, white and blue dessert!  Have a Brownie Bar! A brownie bar is just as the name implies—-moist, chocolaty brownies with lots of toppings that can be customized any way you want.  The above picture shows that our brownie bar consisted of […]

A Brownie Bar


  This is a strawberry galette.  The term “galette” has many meanings in the culinary world, but my use of it is as a free-form pie.  No need for a pie plate, exact measuring, nothing! Just pie dough, fruit, sugar, a bit of flour and you are done. As we […]

Strawberry Galette



The raspberry bushes are still producing at our house this fall and we are heading into the end of September!  I am happy about that.  For as much as the crisp air, the lovely colors, and the high school marching band on the football field brings excitement (it’s my youngest’s […]

Raspberry Cobbler


Harner Farm has pick your own peaches for $.50 a pound!!!  That is a great savings considering the regular price is $1.25.  The reason:  hail damage from June’s storm. The hail damage does not affect the taste and some of the damage is very minor.  The people at Harner’s said […]

Harner Farm Peaches!!




The Kiwanis Club of State College is again having their BLUEBERRY SALE! 10 pound boxes of Beautiful Blueberries from New Jersey can now be ordered for delivery Wednesday, June 26th.  The price is $27.00 (this is $2.00 increase from last year, but certainly there will also be an increase at […]

Blueberry Sale


Blueberry -Blue Cheese Salad–Family Circle, July 2012 2 Tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 Tablespoon blueberry preserves 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 2 Tablespoons olive oil 2 Tablespoons snipped chives 5 ounces (10 cups) baby spinach 12 ounces (approximately 2 cups) blueberries 3/4 cup walnuts, toasted and roughly chopped […]

Recipes from Spring Creek Cooking Class Fruits, Berries and Herbs-Aug ...