Blueberry Haven U-Pick Blueberries

Blueberry Haven U-Pick Blueberries

It’s time to go blueberry picking here in the mid-west. Last week I visited my favorite local blueberry farm, Blueberry Haven in Bear Creek, Wisconsin.  What a great way to spend a summer morning, I picked a couple buckets of fresh blueberries in about an hour....
Door County U-Pick Cherries

Door County U-Pick Cherries

It is cherry picking season in Door County, Wisconsin, a popular vacation spot in the upper Midwest. The Door County Peninsula is easily accessible for people from Milwaukee, Chicago, Madison, Green Bay and the Twin Cities. Door County has a history of cherry growing...
Tart & Tangy Rhubarb

Tart & Tangy Rhubarb

Rhubarb with its tart tangy flavor is a spring favorite. Mix with fresh strawberries like my mom did for a fruity sweet & sour pie combination. Rhubarb is actually a vegetable, but is used in the kitchen like a fruit in pies, jams, crumbles and other desserts....
National Blueberry Pie Day April 28

National Blueberry Pie Day April 28

It happens only once a year. National Blueberry Pie Day is today, April 28 – time to celebrate. Yes, this is a recognized event in the world of food holidays. According to NationalDayCalendar.com, April 28 is National Blueberry Pie Day. Sounds like a good excuse to...
Strawberry Shortcake Trifles

Strawberry Shortcake Trifles

Here is a new twist to a summer favorite, the classic strawberry shortcake dessert. Strawberry season is just around the corner so get set to go strawberry picking. Fill your buckets with sweet juicy strawberries and bring home enough to make this yummy dessert. You...
Time to Go Strawberry Picking

Time to Go Strawberry Picking

It’s strawberry picking season in many southern states and will soon be time to pick strawberries here in the Midwest. Strawberry season is usually in spring and early summer and only lasts three to four weeks so don’t miss out. A quick strawberry search at...