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Purple Velvet Cheesecake Brownies with Berries

Like many of my favourite recipes, these brownies were born out of a happy accident. Originally, I planned on making red velvet brownies with a cheesecake swirl and fresh strawberries sliced on top. 470 more words


Healthy, Vegan, Gluten/Nut/Soy Free, Back to School, Better than Starbucks's Blueberry Oat Bars

Unlike the elementary and high school students in the province (who will not have school due to a teachers strike), tomorrow will be the first day of my… 539 more words


Summer's Bounty

Well, it’s been well over a week since I’ve made a post, so I may as well talk about what I (and some friends) did with those blackberries I picked the beginning of the month. 593 more words


Anti-Cancer Foods: Freeze your own Berries

With summer on its way out, it’s time to freeze some of its most nutritious anti-cancer bounty. How to do it? Remember these 3 letters:  74 more words


Oat Pancakes with Fresh Berries

1 1/4 cups Quaker Oats

3/4 cup whole wheat flour

1/2 cup all-purpose flour

1 tablespoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

3 egg whites, beaten… 112 more words


Dark, Juicy Jewels with a Hint of Mint

Well, it’s August in Iowa. Generally that means sweltering heat and a blanket of humidity, but so far the weather has actually been reasonably pleasant. However, late June and early July are still the prime times for one of my favorite activities: foraging berries. 578 more words


Mini Wild Strawberry and Cherry Popovers

These mini wild strawberry and cherry popovers are like the fresher and more colourful, hipster younger sister of the yorkshire pudding. The tartness of the wild strawberries balances beautifully with the sweetness of the fresh Lapin cherries. 444 more words