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Summer fruit crumble!

I tend to get over-excited when summer fruit season arrives, filling my shopping basket to the brim with what are invariably more peaches, apricots, cherries, nectarines, plums and the like, than I could ever hope to consume before they go bad. 107 more words

Spanish Foods

Blueberry Tart

It is berry season, and the markets are bountiful with strawberries, raspberries and sweet little blueberries just waiting to be turned into beautiful tarts.

We think ours are showstoppers, if we say so ourselves. 151 more words

Strawberry-Basil Shortcakes with Soft, Whipped Cream

Yesterday, the farmers’ market in Golden Hill included a table laden with sweet, ruby-red, near-summer, organic strawberries. We brought some home and mixed things up with a little basil from our garden. 679 more words


32 Weeks

32 weeks and going strong! If you are interested in following along with my pregnancy, please join me for a 32 week update (how am I at 32 weeks already?!) 745 more words

My rough & ready Cherries & Berries Sorbet

I was watching a comedy yesterday and one of the characters, a complete foodie. kept saying “Sorbet – its just fruit and sugar” and, well Ive always liked sorbet and I had a load of frozen berries defrosted in the fridge so thought it was about time I tried the other paddle in my ice cream machine. 311 more words

Ice Cream

Wild Strawberry

In Spain summer is slowly but surely approaching and after a festive and fiery March we are all looking forward to a peaceful beach-lying-sun-soaking-season.

During March, the Valencian Community in Spain, celebrate their biggest and most unusual festival, … 417 more words

Baby Fruit

Summer Pound Cake with Plums & Nectarines

Ohhhhh….summer is coming!  Granted, spring has barely begun, but I saw my first peach, plum, and nectarine displays at the grocery store this past weekend.  Besides going to the beach, one of the best things about summer is the fruit.   231 more words