Category: Strawberry

My Mother’s Pound Cake

Mamma’s Pound Cake My child memories of my mom’s cakes are rather limited.  I remember my mom making her chocolate cake, her vanilla cake, her heart cake (always on my birthday), all had the nice butter cream frostings and all were delicious.  The spring and summer months almost always called for a pound cake in …

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Lemon Curd

Lemon Curd I will confess, it’s taken me a long while to “man up” and make my very own curd.  It turns out, lemon curd first showed up on the British market in the mid 1800’s.  It seems to have a resemblance to a custard and can be made with various fruits (limes, berry, etc).  …

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Quick Fresh Fruit Jelly

Source: My mother-in-law about 1990’s. Quick Fresh Fruit Jelly My mom and I have been making jellies and spreads for years now-with having a nice sizey organic orchard, we had the benefits of having bushels of ripe fruit at once. It was always a 2-3 hour labor intensive process, but the outcome was always worth …

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