12 results for tag: Berries

Blueberry Buckle

Bursting with flavor, Blueberry Buckle is one of my favorite sweets. We usually make it in the summer when fresh blueberries are in abundance, but it can also be made with frozen blueberries any time of the year. The first time we made a Blueberry Buckle was many years ago. We had just picked an enormous amount of blueberries ... More

Fantastic Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is an American staple.  As the days get longer and the summer sounds fill the air, there is hardly anything more delicious than a serving of Strawberry Shortcake.  This is what I am making for Father’s Day.  It is one of my favorite desserts, and it is surprisingly simple to make.  I love the combin... More

Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins

These wonderful blueberry muffins are so delicious, it is hard to believe they are gluten free, but indeed they are.  This recipe was especially developed for all my gluten-free friends out there.  I have had a number of requests for gluten-free baking recipes, so here is the first one.  I used a pre-mixed gluten... More

Strawberry Sorbet

The 17th of May is Norway's independence day!  So in order to celebrate, I am making strawberry sorbet.  This is a perfect summer treat. Ingredients: 4 cups fresh strawberries (or frozen) 3 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1/2 cup coconut milk 1/3 cup maple syrup (see note for alternative)   Instructions: B... More

Special Occasion Breakfast!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and what an opportunity to let our mothers know how much they mean to us. So, my sister and I decided to make our mom an early Mother’s Day surprise breakfast with some of our favorite recipes. It was especially nice, as my grandma was able to join us. Happy Mother’s Day to all the ... More

Almond Raspberry Cookies

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, the time of year in which we are encouraged, especially by retailers, to show our love and appreciation for each other. So, why not make your loved ones something extra special this year? I love these beautiful cookies, they are “melt-in-your-mouth” delicious, and the fact that they are ... More

Scrumptious Blueberry Scones

Every once in a while we need a treat, and this is one of my absolute favorites. These scones are so fluffy and wonderful, you would not even suspect that they are cholesterol free or that they have some whole wheat flour to increase the fiber and nutrients. Scones are originally from England, but are making their way across ... More

Grandma’s Norwegian Blueberry Jam

Once a year I visit my grandma in Norway, and once a year I get grandma’s wonderful, wild, blueberry jam. There is just nothing like it. I don’t even care that my tongue gets blue and that my teeth look gray. It is definitely worth it. The Norwegian blueberries are small and slightly tart, and the fact that she can pick ... More