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Raspberry Almond Crisp

My mother used to make Linzer Torte for Christmas every year, but the flavors were ones I enjoy year round. This crisp was inspired by Linzer Torte, but is MUCH less labor intensive, and has a lighter more summery feel. 304 more words

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bright pies for dark days ... Lemon Sour Cream Pie

It’s been a rough, dark week. We were reminded, once again, that we can’t possibly know what’s going on in someone’s head. That we all have to pay more attention to those we love, be kinder, be more understanding. 1,138 more words

Fruit Desserts

Peach Puffs

These are only three bites each, but boy are those three bites ever GOOD!  The hubs really loved these and I thought they were quite nice, too, and not too sweet!  594 more words


Coconut Crust Fruit "Pizza"

This is one of my long-time high carb recipes I simply modified to fit the Atkins low-carb eating plan.  It’s so good I thought I’d post it again today as we’re moving into berry season.  552 more words


Atlantic Beach Pie easily evokes the seashore with citrus and saltines

We recently returned from another lovely trip with Michelle’s family to Dewees Island, South Carolina, where Michelle once again tried to eat fresh local shrimp each day. 394 more words


Blackberry-Coconut Smoothie

This is one of my oldest blog recipes but still a favorite smoothie at our house.  Very refreshing and a wonderful summertime treat or dessert!  Just made some last night in fact.  287 more words


Strawberry Shortcake

My husband came home yesterday with the prettiest carton of ginormous strawberries.  I quickly pulled out an old standby cake recipe and made a classic strawberry shortcake.  375 more words