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Heirloom Apple Cake

Heirloom Apple Cake – Exclusive Full Circle Recipe

If you’re bringing dessert or hosting a fall brunch and looking for an alternative to the usual pumpkin (anything), try this wonderful, fall cake that will satisfy the whole crowd. The lush flavor… Continue

Scarlet Poached Pears

Poached pears can make a delicious dessert by themselves, though together with beets they trade their floral tones with the ripe earthiness of beets to create a unique and rich… Continue

Grilled Peaches and Plums Dessert Recipe

Holy moley. This really is a great time of year for us eaters. Not only are we getting the bounty of the summer coming in off of the fields, but… Continue

Nectarine Mint Milkshake Recipe

Summer sun has brought on stonefruit early and strong. Nectarines, pluots, peaches and apricots are all harvesting well. Make the most of these delicious varieties by eating them in different… Continue

Healthy Halloween treats

4 Healthy Halloween Treats

Halloween is often synonymous with junk food, candy, and sugar. But it doesn’t have to be that way. The blogosphere is full of healthier takes on fun treats, ranging from… Continue

Peach cobbler

Summer Peach Cobbler Recipe

This past week I was delighted to be offered a box of “test” peaches. Faced with the delicious challenge of what the heck to do with them, I asked a… Continue

Baked d’Anjou Pears Recipe

This simple yet elegant dessert is as beautiful on the plate as it is delicious to your taste buds. Serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or better… Continue

Two Great Ways to Enjoy Persimmons

Until a few years ago, persimmons weren’t a fruit I had come across before. One afternoon my step-mom brought home these darling little orange balls of sweetness from the store,… Continue

Apple Hand Pies

Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Desserts: Apple Hand Pies With Rum Raisins (Recipe)

This recipe from guest blogger Sarah De la Cruz These delicious hand pies are a wonderful dessert to bring to a party or for hosting dinner. These can be stored… Continue


Healthy Halloween Desserts – Part 1: Caramel Apple Crisp Recipe

This post written by guest blogger—Courtenay Miles Admit it!  This time of year does a doozy on your diet.  The temptations are everywhere! Candy corn, cookies, cakes, mini-candy bars!  I… Continue