Category Archives: Blueberries

Busy As A Bee






“Oh, where, oh where, is my keyboard?”–Apron Girl Summer seems busier than usual this year. A few less helping hands are around the yard; yet the chores remain faithful to the end, and unlike children they never leave. When I … Continue reading

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Yummy Pancakes






With a few modifications, this recipe can be both GF and dairy-free. What a delicious way to start the day: warm pancakes topped with buttery spread and real maple syrup! And for a special summertime surprise, add a few fresh … Continue reading

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Blueberry Jam






Ten months have passed since Anna even tasted jam. Making it for her has been a challenge on two fronts: jam needs pectin to set up properly which is primarily derived from apple, and cane sugar is the typical sweetener … Continue reading

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Berry Delicious Lemonade






With the marvelous bounty of berries currently making their way into our kitchen and ultimately the freezer, Anna had a craving for berry lemonade. With her help we quickly put this together, and it certainly hit the spot. Let this … Continue reading

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Nuala’s Irish Scones






My mom’s friend Nuala wrote this down from memory on a plain piece of lined school paper.  Scones were a beloved treat from her youth in Ireland. In these days of e-mail and internet recipes, some of my favorites continue … Continue reading

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A Berry Bountiful Harvest






My friend Alice, who is an inspiration to me in many areas of life, paints a vivid picture with words as she shares about blueberries.   It’s July, the month of blueberries! When I was a girl in New Jersey, … Continue reading

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Fruit Crisp






This is delicious and perfect for trying different combinations of fruit. I use anything that happens to sound good at the time. Sometimes they turn out great, other times not so great… I always learn something, even if it is … Continue reading

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Blueberries are Burstin’ Forth






It’s that time of year again… the low sounding hum of honey bees as they dive in and around the bushes has stilled. The berries have begun to change from a bright green to a variegated sphere of green and … Continue reading

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Mixed Berrry Pie






I consider it appropriate that “Mixed Berry Pie” is one of my first recipe posts. Upon my husband asking permission from my parents to marry almost 37 years ago, they had two stipulations. First, it was essential that I complete … Continue reading

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