Apple Yogurt Walnut Cake

So, if you follow my blog (and thank you) you will notice that I love to bake and cook with fruit. It just adds such delicious flavor and texture to your food. Since I had so many apples I wanted to bake some goodies to have on hand for company. And who doesn’t love a…

Vanilla Glazed, Crumb Top Apple Muffins

Apples, cinnamon, buttery crumb topping, vanilla glaze, yum, yum and yum! And what a perfectly baked, fresh out of the oven morning treat this was on such a wintry day. After the weather has maintained its’ record low of freezing weather, today was our first winter blizzard here in New York City and most of…

French Apple Tart

It’s that time of the year for fresh, crisp, sweet, tart and juicy apples. It’s Fall or Autumn season, depending on your word preference, the coziest time of the year. It is apple picking time and pumpkin picking time. A time to celebrate and enjoy the weekends with our loved ones in nature. Apple picking…

Have a Safe and Fun Memorial Day Weekend

This weekend is “The beginning of Summer”, the kickoff to summer. But let’s not forget the true meaning of Memorial Day-a day on which those who died in active military duty are remembered. The symbol of the white rose is of peace, sympathy and spirituality. It’s a symbol of honor to our heroes who have…

Apple Ginger Spinach Smoothie

Eating healthy can be challenging sometimes, especially when we have such busy schedules. But that is what’s great about making smoothies. You can add wholesome, organic, full of nutrient ingredients into a blender and take it on the go! All you need is 10 minutes, less time than eating some sugary cereal. Today’s smoothie consists…

Caramel Apple Tartlets

Ahh, the finished product! It looks so pretty, like a flower, a real nice presentation to serve for a dinner party dessert , afternoon tea or just for yourself. I made these beauties with organic granny smith apples and left the skins on, so they not only provide more fiber, but also hold their shape…

Fruit Snack

The perfect snack, fruit. No artificial color, preservative, additive, no box, no can, no packaging, just maybe a “peel”. This is the way food was intended, all natural, all organic. Who says you do not have time to eat a healthy snack? You can eat this on the run, walk or sit. It’s also better…

Cucumber Ginger Super Drink

Feed your body the foods that nourish and help fight disease. Eating and drinking organic fruits, vegetables and herbs will help you live a longer life. This delicious green drink can be enjoyed anytime of the day, but it’s a great way to start your day. It’s packed with fiber and vitamins that are anti-aging,…

Individual Apple Caramel Pies

Today was a good day to stay indoors and bake. The weather really changed from yesterdays 46 degrees to today’s 30 degrees and wet snow. So, I had a lot of work to do and figured today would be a good day to bake. I can then freeze these beauties and when I need them,…

Apple Mouth Snack

All you need is: 1 red apple 1/4 cup small marshmallows 2 tablespoons peanut butter Take the apple and slice it into small 1/4 inch ¬†wedges. Spread some peanut putter on one side of the apple so the marshmallows will stick to them. Place the marshmallows on the peanut butter. Take another apple piece and…