Trifling with Peaches

Peach Trifle

Peach Trifle

There was a stand selling peaches and cherries in the parking lot of a box store the other day.  We already had cherries but the idea of grilled peaches drew me.  I not only bought 5# of peaches, I bought another bag of cherries.  Once I tasted them I needed to buy both fruits.  Fruit is my Achilles heel.  I could easily be a fruititarian.  Is there such a thing?  There should be!  In honor of peaches, we’re going to have a peachy week! Continue reading

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler

Oddly enough, I’ve posted peach cobbler baked oatmeal and peach cobbler waffles but never a plain ole peach cobbler?  We must fix that, stat!  Peach cobbler with the luscious, sweet and tart peaches hidden underneath a mound of crispy, buttery cobbler and topped with a little mountain of whipped cream or ice cream must exist on this blog.  It’s peach season, it’s about time! Continue reading

Strawberry Lime Shortcake

Lime Strawberry Shortcake

Lime Strawberry Shortcake

I’m telling you, for a woman who doesn’t even really like strawberry shortcake, the dessert is giving me a lot of gray hairs this year.  First I had the great idea of adding lime zest to Martha Stewart’s recipe.  Then I forgot the lime zest altogether, and really didn’t care for her shortcake.  It was like a baking powder biscuit with fruit on it.  Not a dessert. Continue reading