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Slow Cooker Blackberry Apple Cider

This post was sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission. This recipe is pretty going into the cooker, makes your house smell amazing for a few hours, provides you with a tasty hot beverage, then later a delicious cold drink, all with just a few ingredients, and it’s very easy to make.  Does it…

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Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

When our brief-but-glorious strawberry season hits, I try to make the most of it.  As luck would have it, we were recently asked to bring a dessert to a barbeque, and I was on my first crate of berries.  After a drool-filled Pinterest session, I came away with a winning recipe for Cheesecake Sugar Cookie…

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Frozen Lime Cream Pie Cocktail

Last month, for a minute, it looked like we might get summer early.  Temps were in the 90s and we all pulled out our shorts and sandals.  But then…it was over.  We should have known better, because it happens almost every year. On one of those nice days before the sun disappeared I was making…

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Raspberry Jalapeno Cheese Tarts

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. Our boy is home!  We’re so excited to have him in the house again.  Now that he’s done with boot camp and advanced school, his next stop is his first full-fledged…

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Gluten Free Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. I have one of my sewing machines back from the shop.  Hooray!  I thought by having two I would always have a backup, but Murphy’s Law prevailed.  As I mentioned last…

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Braid

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. It’s been quite a while since I shared any recipes here.  To be honest, my time in the kitchen has been spent trying to learn how to cook for only two…

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Berry Colada Smoothie

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. I told the story of my berry-filled history on Monday when I shared my recipe for Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing.  I spent a lot of time around them, and should probably…