Category Archive: Fruit

Lemon Buttermilk Cupcakes

These are the BEST cupcakes I have ever eaten! These cupcakes are so moist with a soft crumb and a delicate, light lemon flavor, topped with a lemony slightly sweet glaze that is delicious perfection! If you like lemon you have to make these cupcakes. I made a full batch and we froze half of them so mom will …

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Snow, Sunshine and Lemon Bars

I arrived in NE last night and it was so cold here it made me shiver! We headed straight to Cracker Barrel for dinner. I love that place and we don’t have them in CA so it is a real treat.  Mom and I had the most delicious beef roast with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes and green …

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Lemon Poppy – Seed Cake

When life or in my case the next door neighbors, give you a couple grocery bags of Meyer Lemons from their trees you have to find something wonderful to make with them. I was first introduced to these delightful little fruits last winter and set about finding some new recipes to experiment with. The lemon poppy-seed cake was …

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Sourcream Apple Coffeecake

Apples are one of my favorite fruits and I eat at least one a day. They are portable, sweet, crunchy and pretty to look at. Although I like them in their natural state they also make delicious desserts! This is a simple coffeecake that has big flavor! Apples, sour cream and apple juice combine to create an exceptionally moist flavorful …

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Green Beans with Lemon and Garlic

Confession time, I love green beans! I know they are not a favorite vegetable of very many people, but I could eat them everyday, fresh, frozen or canned. Unfortunately my family does not share my love of this vegeatable in it’s plain state. I have searched out ways to make green beans that will make …

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