Strawberry Picking = Homemade Strawberry Filling

| April 5, 2011

For the second time, I made my own strawberry filling.  Not only that, my husband, daughter and I picked the strawberries ourselves! Ha!  We went strawberry picking  – a first for our family –  with our friends on March 26th at the Sweet Berry Farm in Marble Falls.  The weather couldn’t be any more gorgeous. […]

Summer Salad

| July 12, 2010

This salad recipe is part of my Family Bites collection.  I never got around to posting it two weeks ago.  But hey, it’s still summer!  ;)  This salad makes use of fresh fruits in season and can be easily updated into Autumn, Winter or Spring Salad. INGREDIENTS: 3 cups spring salad mix 1 mango, peeled […]

Spinach-Stuffed Mushrooms

| April 14, 2010

I have been trying to get this entry posted for several days now but I somehow always get sidetracked (read: too many recorded tv shows on the dvr, among other things. :P).  Today’s the day.  I will get this Spinach-Stuffed Mushrooms entry posted. Sharing precious fridge space are two huge tubs of leafy greens: spring […]

Strawberry-Banana Yogurt Parfait

| February 8, 2010

Last Saturday, my daughter wanted something new and different for breakfast.  She must have gotten tired of cereals.  Hee hee.  I made a quick survey of the fridge and fruit basket and thought I’d make her just that…something new and different, yet hearty and healthy. I came up with a Banana-Strawberry Yogurt Parfait, which I […]

A Salad Full o’ Berries with Homemade Honey Vinaigrette

| January 28, 2010

I have been eating so much green leafy vegetables these past couple of days that I pretty much feel like a giraffe. Hee hee. :P  I consider it a personal triumph, specially after all the holiday bingeing I gladly put myself through.  And because I have full control of what is served at meal times, […]