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Dehydrated Strawberries (and What To Do with Dehydrated Strawberry Chips)

Dehydrated Strawberries (and What To Do with Dehydrated Strawberry Chips)

I wasn’t planning on making dehydrated strawberry chips today. But there were a bunch of strawberries from last week’s grocery run that hadn’t been eaten. Because it’s hard to get excited about non-local strawberries when there are pounds of Rainier cherries to consume. So, what 

Homemade Strawberry Apple Pie

Homemade Strawberry Apple Pie

I hadn’t thought about combining strawberry and apple together until I made a strawberry applesauce that was so sweet it didn’t need any additional sugar. Immediately I wanted to see how the combination worked in a strawberry apple pie. Result? The house smells amazing, and 

An Unsweetened Strawberry Applesauce Recipe

An Unsweetened Strawberry Applesauce Recipe

Question: what are the first things you should do when given two boxes of apples? Answer: 1) create a list of delicious things to make and 2) applesauce. This apple sauce recipe needs no added sugar because the strawberries in this unsweetened strawberry applesauce recipe provide natural color and sweetness.

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How to make strawberry limeade or a strawberry gimlet

How to make strawberry limeade or a strawberry gimlet

There are times I want a classic gin martini at the end of the day. And then there are warm summer evenings that call for sweeter, more refreshing cocktails. These are the drinks my kiddo looks at and asks for one of her own. Luckily 

Strawberry Heart Pop Tarts: in the Kitchen with Kiddo

Strawberry Heart Pop Tarts: in the Kitchen with Kiddo

For the last few weeks, kiddo has been asking for strawberry pop tarts. It seems that the nutella pop tarts we made a few weeks ago were “too rich” for her. (No, I don’t know whose child she is.) So, when one of the FB 

Rose Syrup French 75: an Empress Gin Cocktail

Rose Syrup French 75: an Empress Gin Cocktail

This rose syrup French 75 recipe is the perfect cocktail to use some of that rose syrup that you were gifted for the holidays. It’s a well-balanced Empress gin cocktail that’s festive and floral but not too sweet.

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Cookie Decorating with Kiddo

Cookie Decorating with Kiddo

These crayon cookies were my bake for the reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge (Week 38 Decoration Challenge: Royal Icing or Fancy Glaze). It was the first time we made royal icing for cooking decorating with kiddo.

Dehydrating Cherry Tomatoes

Dehydrating Cherry Tomatoes

Seattle had our first fall rain and windstorm this weekend, so we harvested everything from a volunteer tomato plant growing by the side of the driveway. We might be eating cherry tomatoes at every meal for a while, but dehydrating cherry tomatoes is one way 

Puff Pastry Cinnamon Twists

Puff Pastry Cinnamon Twists

Puff pastry cinnamon twists are a quick and buttery sweet treat to make when you already have puff pastry in your freezer.

No puff pastry in your freezer? No worries. I’ve got you covered.

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Breakfast Apple Crisp with Almond Topping

Breakfast Apple Crisp with Almond Topping

This breakfast apple crisp is the end of apple recipes for now. It’s the end of my stash of those HunnyZ apples. And it’s almost strawberry and stone fruit season [dreams of summer fruit]. There are times for me when breakfast is grab and go. 

How to Make Dried Apple Rings in the Oven

How to Make Dried Apple Rings in the Oven

These dried apple rings are proof that not everything that is good in life is illegal, immoral, or fattening. Seriously. There are times when all I want is fruit, and these oven-dried apples are as sweet as candy.

It’s late season: what apples are sweet?

It’s late season: what apples are sweet?

I recently posted a grilled cheese sandwich with Taleggio and apple slices that I made on my sweet potato bacon sourdough bread, and someone asked me why I put apple in my grilled cheese sandwich. For the crunch of course, I replied. I got to thinking that I’d never really thought systematically about apples. Which apples are tart? What apples are sweet?

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Homemade Nutella Pop Tarts Recipe

Homemade Nutella Pop Tarts Recipe

This homemade Nutella pop tarts recipe was created out of necessity. A need to bake something both delicious and freezable with an open jar of Nutella. Before I ate it all with a spoon.

Peanut Butter Waffles

Peanut Butter Waffles

Peanut butter waffles. Perfect for breakfast topped with strawberry jam and syrup. As a basis for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Or maybe even as dessert, topped with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge. I just might have to try that.