Tag Archives: raspberry

Raspberry Mousse

Raspberry Mousse | My Edible Journey

We’re not big on Valentine’s Day in our house.

Not being in school, there are no Valentine boxes to hang from desks, no cutesy cards (or glut of candy) to buy for classmates, no counting to see who got more…  My husband and I similarly haven’t ever done much to mark the occasion.  I think one year, while we were dating, I made him a huge heart shaped chocolate chip cookie.  LOL Continue reading

Peach Raspberry Platz

Peaches and Raspberries |My Edible JourneyThe harvest continues

Our raspberries are fruiting again.  They’re an “everbearing” variety that produces two crops of berries, which means twice the yard snacks and twice the happy.  Raspberries are so expensive and fragile that for the few years where we didn’t have a patch, I was loathe to buy them.  I am happy that they are so prolific.  Eight plants became over thirty in a year, and now we have a robust garden of them. Continue reading

Shortcakes and Chocolate Sauce

Mixed Berry Shortcake via @Mama_B myediblejourney.com

What a beautiful weekend

Wow, after the way “spring” started, I didn’t think we’d see this weather any time soon. We did kind of jump right to summer, a little. But it’s not stupid hot or anything, so it’s good. The Forsythia is in full bloom and the Lilacs will soon be out. “Blossom Sunday” is upon us here in Niagara; a time when historically tourists would come from far and wide to ogle the orchards in full bloom.  That doesn’t happen so much anymore, at least not organized tours, but we’re planning on going out to take in the beauty. If I get some good pics, maybe I’ll come back and add them. Or check out my instagram account. Continue reading