summer desserts

Frozen Yogurt Bark with Berries and Peach Basil Mozzarella Flatbread

Berries, and cherries, and peaches, oh my! It’s beautiful, bountiful berry season and the picking’s mighty fine. Grocery stores, farmer’s markets, fruit stands - and maybe even your own back […]

Plum and Blackberry Granola Crisp

Slump, grunt and buckle. It sounds like a grueling exercise routine, but it’s actually what you should do with all the fruit you have on hand this summer. Stone fruits […]

Vegan, Gluten-Free Peach Cobbler

Fresh Northwest peaches are here, and they are sublime. Eat this very fragile fruit-of-the-moment every way you can. Scatter fresh peach slices over whole grain toast smeared with ricotta, add […]

Strawberry Snacking Cake

Garden picked or farmstead fresh, when life gives you strawberries, make Strawberry Snacking Cake. This olive oil and cornmeal sheet cake is perfect for brunch or tea time and it’s […]

Ice Tray Cheesecake Bites and Chocolate Magic Shell

Never mind the heat, it’s all about staying cool. Here are two chilly desserts that are fast, fun and easy to make right at home. Nothing says summer like ice […]

Lemon Meringue Minis

Time for a little sunshine! Old fashioned, classic comfort food is where it’s at, and lemon meringue pie is a dessert that never fails to deliver. Here’s a sweet treat […]

Fresh Blueberry Pie

It’s berry season!  Keeping up with our blueberry bushes has become a full-time job, and it’s keeping me plenty busy.  The berries are prolific, their branches drooping with plump little […]

Fresh Blueberry Pie

When life gives you blueberries, make pie.  I have made this pie so many times that I can almost make it in my sleep.  It made the rounds through my […]

Frozen Key Lime Pie

He is the fixer in your life.  Whether it’s something you broke (“Sorry about the car”), a bad situation (“Can you come right away?”) or just about any sort of […]

Chill Out With Melon Balls

Brace yourself, Vancouver.  It seems we are in the grip of another heatwave.  Just when you thought your grass might turn green again, they say we can expect another week […]

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