Cinnamon Crumb Apple Pie

I noticed recently a few vendors at my local farmer’s market have started selling apples. Soon, I’ll buy big bushels of the lovely orbs and turn them into jars of apple pie filling. In the

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Blueberry Shortcake

It’s barely September, and I’m already digging into my stash of frozen blueberries. Every year, here’s how the story goes. I pick blueberries with friends sometime around June or early July. Roughly 90% of the

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Strawberry Tart

As you can tell from the picture, this dessert is a major wow factor. The recipe can be made entirely from scratch; or you can skip a few steps and go the semi-homemade route. I’ve

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Dark Chocolate Beet Brownies

It’s that time of the year again when my farm share basket arrives with a bundle of beets, the greens wrapped together with a rubber band. I’ve cooked the ruby root vegetable in bowling water,

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Kit Kat Cake

My friend Brandon loves candy. No. He adores candy. Over Memorial Day weekend, he swung by for a quick visit before heading off to St. Louis for a conference. If there were time, we would

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