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Fruit Recipes

A few nicely baked Apple Turnovers from scratch!

Apple Turnovers

Packed with deliciousness, these are easy to make and a great dessert or snack to ...

Jiffy Apple Cobbler plated with a scoop of ice cream on the side.

Jiffy Apple Cobbler

I created this recipe to use our homegrown frozen apples, but fresh apples could also ...

Traditional Cranberry Relish with orange zest on top.

Traditional Cranberry Relish

For the holidays, we serve up several different cranberry sides. This is more of a ...

Pear Preserves

These were my favorite growing up. My Mom would put them up late Summer/early Fall ...

A slice of Apple Cake on a plate.

Apple Cake

I got this recipe from my Aunt Nellie. She was a great cook! I hope ...

Quick Apple Turnover with drizzled glaze.

Quick Apple Turnovers

This came about one Sunday morning. Really you can put any fruit you like in ...

Banana Pudding Cheesecake Squares

What's better than my two favorite desserts? Putting them together!!

Tomatoes in a red bowl tossed in browned butter with a spoon.

Heirloom Tomatoes In Hot, Browned Butter

I dearly love growing and eating Heirloom and home grown tomatoes. My Paternal Grandmother (Bonnie ...

So Yummy

Summer Essentials: Blueberry/Peach Tarte Tatin

Although French tarte tatins are made with a variety of fruits, the most common one ...

These scrumptious Easy Apple Turnovers are plump full of juicy honey-crisp apples, cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves and baked in a flaky crust.

Apple Turnovers

These Easy Apple Turnovers are plump full of juicy honey crisp apples, cinnamon, nutmeg and ...

A gorgeous plate of Prosciutto e Melone with a delicious glaze drizzled on top.


With the added glaze, this delicious Italian appetizer is sure to please your taste buds!

Jell-O Fat-Free Fruit Salad in two serving glasses.

Jell-O Fat-Free Fruit Salad

When I needed to lose weight and add better things to my health, I came ...

EZ Grilled Strawberry Cheesecake Dessert.

EZ Grilled Strawberry Cheesecake Dessert

Needed a quick dessert to serve to friends who dropped by during a cookout, so ...

This family-friendly scrumptious dump cake has six easy ingredients comes together in less than ten minutes.  It is perfect for potlucks, neighborhood socials, and family reunions.

Cherry Dump Cake

Cherry Dump Cake is an amazingly delicious easy dessert that takes less than ten minutes ...

A delicious Icebox Cake made with Biscoff cookies and strawberries.


With fruit, cookies and whipped cream, this delicious frozen dessert is perfect for summer!

My grandma used to makes these and I used to see them at farmers markets and farm shops. Now days its just not around. After20 years of craving and not finding I made my own. Rush of childhood memories. Sweet crispy but soft pickle.

Pickled Watermelon Rind

Sweet yummy goodness. A forgotten treat. It has a similar flavor to a gerkins sweet ...

Fruit Salad in cups with spoons.

Fruit Salad

Great summer fruit salad that's very refreshing.

A delicious jar of Apricot Jam for your breakfast or brunch menu.


Sweet and flavorful, this is a delicious condiment to enjoy for breakfast or to use ...

Chocolate Raspberry Creme Trifle ready to be served.

Chocolate Raspberry Creme Trifle

I was just notified that this took the grand prize of the online recipe club, ...

This tasty, quick, and easy Pineapple Salsa is great over grilled chicken, fish, shrimp, tacos, quesadillas, burritos, omelets, and turkey tenderloins.

Pineapple Salsa

This easy pineapple salsa brings finely chopped fresh pineapple, red bell pepper, red onion, and ...

Fresh strawberries in heavy cream


A super quick and easy alternative to the traditional summertime strawberry shortcake. Serve this for breakfast, ...