Category Archive: Fruit

When Life Gives You Lemons – Rejoice!

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If you have followed my blog for very long you know how much my daughter Katy and I love Meyer Lemons. Our neighbors are kind enough to share their bounty with us when they have more than they can eat. It’s not same as being able to walk into your own backyard and pick one …

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To Die For Cranberry Coconut Squares

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That really is the name of this amazing dessert bar. It all starts with a buttery crust layered with a lemony filling and topped with tart cranberries and sweet coconut. What’s not to love? A small serving is all you need to be¬†satisfied¬†because each little square is bursting with flavor! This time of year I …

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Roasted Caramel – Glazed Cinnamon Apples

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Even though I didn’t feel so great over the weekend we still managed to enjoy some really good eats. Food makes me happy – I don’t apologize for it either! Since I was playing couch potato for much of Saturday and my lap top was – well- on my lap (isn’t that why it’s called …

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Sorbet & Berries

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Sometimes simple ideas turn out to be the best! We had guests for dinner last night and to make it easy on myself I served store bought sorbet with fresh berries and a plate of Lemon Coconut Bars. Two flavors of Sorbet are so much more fun than one. I went with strawberry and lemon. …

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Strawberry Coconut Ice Cream

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Home made strawberry ice cream has been on my mind for weeks! I have a really awesome full fat recipe for it but since I’m in a weight loss mode I wanted to keep the fat and calories low. After a little Internet research I discovered that lite coconut milk can be used with fruit …

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