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Strawberry Yogurt Breakfast Parfaits

June 18, 2014
strawberry parfait

Summer is finally here! This is the last week of school and I am looking forward to some lazy summer mornings. Summertime means pool time, trips for ice cream, staying up late and of course, plenty of fresh fruit such as strawberries! We missed the boat on strawberry picking this year but there are plenty of juicy […]

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Strawberry Ricotta Tart

May 6, 2013
chocolate strawberry ricotta tart

I was on a lemon kick a few weeks ago but currently my latest craze is strawberries. Every time I go to the produce market or grocery store, I see big boxes of beautiful strawberries and I have to bring a few home. They are great for breakfast and dessert. Don’t tell anyone but this […]

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Fresh Strawberry Mojitos

September 21, 2012

It’s Friday! Who needs a cocktail? Now before you start drinking the hard cider and winter sangria, let’s give summer a proper goodbye. The weather is so beautiful in NJ that it is still perfect to have a cocktail on the patio.  And these strawberry mojitos are just what the doctor ordered. I am dreaming […]

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Balsamic Brown Sugar Strawberries

June 21, 2012

Summer is officially here! It is really too hot too cook today but it’s not too hot to eat salads and fruit. As a matter of fact, last night’s dinner consisted of  pizza with a big salad and an appetizer of grilled bread, fresh ricotta drizzled with honey and homemade bruschetta. I’ll get to the […]

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Strawberry Mango Smoothie

June 11, 2012

Ahhh, it’s June and my whole family constantly craves the coveted smoothie. There are so many ways to make them but this morning I went with a strawberry and mango combination. I added some Greek yogurt for protein and a touch of honey for extra sweetness.  It makes a great breakfast in a cup. This […]

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