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Peanut ButterBerta Gingerbread cookies


Friday, December 18, 2020

  Gingerbread Everything! Is my motto during the holiday season. Also, it’s the only time adding icing or frosting to everything seems acceptable. I created these amazing Peanut Butter – Gingerbread cookie sandwiches to set off ...

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CranBertaberry – Holiday Brie Crostini Recipe


Thursday, December 10, 2020

It is known that members of my family still prefer cranberry sauce from the can as opposed to my tangy homemade sauce. I can only attribute this to nostalgia. So now there are now always ...

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Peanut Butter & CranBertaBerry Jelly Cookies


Tuesday, December 8, 2020

  Each Holiday season, I make a bunch of cranberry sauce and can half of it for another day. I scoop heaps of it in small mason jars and eventually find them in the back of ...

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Roberta’s Roasted Squash Soup


Thursday, November 19, 2020

Fall is a great time for soup. It's comforting, filling, and takes the chill off. Squash is often on sale and is always in my biweekly produce box so I put it to good use. ...

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Easy Baked Apple Chips🍎🍏🍎🍏


Thursday, November 5, 2020

Tis the season for everything apples! It's Fall, the leaves and the weather are turning and everyone is apple picking and drinking cider. Although apple pie is my all-time favorite apple snack, these easy apple ...

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Fall Pomegranate -Spinach Salad 🍊🍃🍁


Sunday, October 18, 2020

It's fall but there's always room for a big, bold colorful salad! This gorgeous, delicious recipe has lots of color and lots of flavor. Pomegranate seeds and mint somehow create the perfect combination for a ...

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A Few of my Favorite Fall recipes 🍂🍁🍂


Friday, October 9, 2020

Fall is my favorite time of the year for many reasons. The weather is lovely for sleeping but also for  picnicking and the hearty comfort foods start appearing. Lastly, autumn marks the beginning of the ...

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Roasted Sweet-Salty Pumpkin Seeds


Sunday, September 27, 2020

Halloween is this week. I've painted a pumpkin and consulted my nieces and nephews on the correct way to carve one creatively. I'm not a pumpkin spice latte or pumpkin pie lover so all that ...

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Easy Avocado Toast 🥑🍅🥑🍅


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Avocados are included in my quarantine staple list. At least once a week I indulge in avocado toast and a big green avocado-banana smoothie, but not on the same days. Don't be intimidated by the ...

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Pickled Ginger-Carrots 🥕🥕🥕


Friday, September 4, 2020

Unbelievable FLAVOR. Minimal effort. I am always looking for interesting ways to replace high-calorie sauces and to add spice naturally. I decided to give pickling a try. Ginger is always on hand, I had a bunch ...

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Berta’s Protein Bites


Saturday, August 29, 2020

Quick and easy post or pre-workout snacks. I needed an easier way to get my protein in besides smoothies so I whipped up these delicious filling bites to grab and go. *Just one bite goes ...

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Berta Baked Coconut Chips 🥥🥥🥥


Friday, August 21, 2020

  I bought a coconut and something amazing happened. I don't see coconuts on sale often, so when I do I make sure to grab at least one.  I had a forgotten coconut sitting on my counter ...

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Naturally Sweetened Kiwi-sicles 🥝🥝🥝


Friday, August 14, 2020

I like dessert after filling myself with fresh green things for dinner. After all these years I still crave sweets. On the occasion, I give in to a tbs of delicious but boring peanut butter ...

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Simply Roasted Tomato & Basil Pasta


Sunday, August 9, 2020

I wanted pasta. Light pasta, but pasta just the same. A sauceless meal with fresh veggies seemed like a great compromise for midsummer meal prep. I keep cherry tomatoes on hand and I'm always growing ...

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Mango-Jicama Summer Slaw


Thursday, July 30, 2020

Somehow, 2020 has become the summer of slaw for me. I have never been a fan of this drippy, seemingly pointless side. Coleslaw has always seemed like a BBQ afterthought, the side you skip over ...

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