Category Archive: Fruit

My latest food find. You have to try these Nakd Bars!

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It’s nice to have some prepackaged bars and snack items to keep in the car, purse, back pack and the pantry for those times that hunger strikes and you just need a little something – something to keep you going until the next meal. I first learned about these bars from my internet friend and …

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Apple Cranberry Crisp

Apple Cranberry Crisp Vegan/Plant Based

The secret ingredients in this crisp recipe are cashew butter and applesauce! They work perfectly to replace butter and are neutral in flavor so you wont’ even detect any difference. I wish I could take credit for the brilliant idea to sub cashew butter for dairy butter but I owe the magic to Isa Moskowitz …

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Peach Berry Cobbler

Peach Berry Cobbler

As he tells the story, hubby Tom’s Grandma Fox used to make a delicious apple crisp but on the rare occasion that it came out more like a soft cobbler than a crisp she would call it “apple goodie”. My recipe is a cross between a cobbler and a crisp, since half the flour was replaced with old …

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Oven Baked Plantains with Coconut Dipping Sauce

Oven Baked Plantains with Coconut Dipping Sauce

These plantains are moist inside and caramelized on the outside. So yummy! Plantains look a lot like bananas. They can be found at Mexican markets, Whole Foods and some grocery stores. The ones I buy have stickers on them that tell what stage of ripeness they are in. You want to buy plantains that are …

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Blueberry – Oat Bars / Eating At The State Fair

Blueberry Oat Bars

Blueberries are in abundance right now and they are juicy, sweet and delicious! Give me a bowl of fresh berries to snack on and I am a happy camper. Having said that, sometimes I want something a little more fancy and dessert like. That’s where these blueberry oat bars come in. The blueberry filling is …

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