Category Archive: Fruits


Grilled Peaches

There is nothing new with grilling stone fruit (those with pits). But grilling is the height Summertime Americana dining. Any method to get kids to eat more fruit is a good thing. It stands to reason that if these types of … Read more »

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Pineapple Salsa

Salsa barely qualifies as a recipe; it is more of a coupling of ingredients. Crushed pineapples with a little bit of minced chile pepper and chopped mint makes a fantastic alternative to your typical tomato based taco sauce salsa or … Read more »

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EASY MOTHER’S DAY BREAKFAST

OK, Moms this is an easy treat that kids of almost any age or skill level can prepare. After all it’s the thoughtfulness that really counts, isn’t it? So even if you are the one who has to go to … Read more »

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Fruit Packed Breakfast Bars

You can tailor these healthy little bars to whatever your kid’s preference is in dried fruit, nuts, and seeds. These are great for those mornings you and you child have no time to sit and eat breakfast. They make for … Read more »

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Fruit Crisp

Time for fresh fruit! If you can, head to a “You Pick” farm to pick your own favorite fresh fruits & try this recipe. Right now rhubarb is in prime season and it’s terrific in this crisp when mixed with … Read more »

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Lee’s Banana Muffins

Elisabeth’s grandmother, Lee Lester, is not a new comer to the healthy food movement. Even waaaaay back in the 1990s she was using organic ingredients, combining both cooked and raw combinations of fresh fruits and vegetables with every meal and … Read more »

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ZOKU Pops

Ok so you just watched my ZOKU video, and you’re asking yourself where can I get one of these? Well below is a link to the ZOKU website where you can order one, also check your local Cookware store they … Read more »

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Banana Ice Cream

Toss 5 to 6 large, over-ripe bananas into the blender. Add a tsp. each of vanilla AND cinnamon, a pinch of nutmeg (& cocoa – for a chocolate twist). Add 1 Cup of milk (cow’s, rice, almond, hemp, coconut, etc). … Read more »

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White Peach & Heirloom Tomato Salad

LABOR DAY WEEKEND is a must for this because it is all a summer salad should be! And while you might think mixing peaches with tomatoes an oddity, keep in mind stone fruit is incredibly versatile. Use them sweet or … Read more »

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