Blackberry Apple Cake Recipe

My Blackberry Apple Cake is a lightly spiced cake is studded with fresh blackberries and topped with red-skinned apples baked to tender perfection. Crisp, sweet apples and tart, tangy blackberries are a classic combination. My Blackberry Apple Cake showcases this pairing at its best. The moist, lightly spiced cake is studded with fresh blackberries and topped Read More…

Apple Pear and Pecan Streusel Muffins

Apple Pear and Pecan Streusel Muffins taste of fall. They are perfect for breakfast on cool mornings, tucked in a lunch box or served alongside a cup of tea in the late afternoon. I also serve them with a wedge of sharp mature cheddar for a more substantial snack. Fall apples and pears always seduce me Read More…

Crock Pot Apple and Pear Sauce

As with so many of my recipes, there’s a story behind my Crock Pot Apple and Pear Sauce. For years I made applesauce in a saucepan on the stove, the same way my late mom did, and it was delicious. Then one day about three years ago, I came across a Homemade Crock Pot Applesauce Read More…

Warm Wild Rice Salad with Sausages and Apples

My delicious warm wild rice salad with sausages and apples is the perfect recipe all year round. I developed the recipe one day a few years ago when I had a a few too many apples in my fridge. I’ve made it many times since and it always goes down well, whether for an easy weeknight Read More…

Apple Pecan Cake with Maple Glaze

I always enjoy baking, but it’s extra special during the fall and winter months. There’s something about the way the smell of the spices so prevalent in fall recipes just permeates the air around me and everyone comments on how lovely the house smells. This Apple Pecan Cake is a great example of one of the Read More…