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summer fresh berry cake
Birthdays, Brunch, Desserts, Oven Dishes, Summer Holidays

Summer Fresh Berry Cake

Summer fresh berry cake is a delightfully vegan vanilla cake, with your choice of berries baked in. I’m always looking for delicious recipes to take to summer cookouts or even to the beach. This recipe is so easy and perfect for any summer event or get together. I love to serve this cake with a […]

Birthdays, Brunch, Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Fruit, One Pot Dishes, Summer Holidays, Sweet Sauces

Fresh Blueberry Syrup

Perfect for summer, this fresh blueberry syrup is a delectable topping for pancakes and waffles, vegan ice cream (nice cream), fresh or baked fruit, and even vegan cheesecake or other desserts. You can also substitute other fresh fruit for the blueberries, such as peaches or strawberries. I especially like this yummy sauce on desserts that […]

Appetizers, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Sandwiches, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Spinach Hummus Veggie Wraps

These tasty spinach hummus veggie wraps are delicious, good for you, and colorful! We are so lucky to live in a warm environment, where picnics in November or December are not unusual and we have festivals year ’round. So during Thanksgiving weekend this year, Mr. Key Lime and I had a very pleasant picnic in […]

Drinks, Easter, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Fruit, Mother's Day, Southern US Cuisine

Southern Tropical Fruit Tea

A refreshing drink any time of the year, southern tropical fruit tea is a lovely sweet tea without all the processed sugar of classic sweet tea. I first encountered tea with fruit juice way back in the 1990s when I tried a Martha Stewart recipe for Fruity Tea Punch and loved it. Since then, I […]

red white blue fruit salad
Breakfast, Desserts, Fruit, Gluten Free, Oil Free Recipes, Salads, Summer Holidays

Red, White & Blue Fruit Salad

While summer is coming to a close, and many fruit seasons wind down, it’s nice to have a good juicy fruit salad. This salad has a wide range of flavor: watermelon and dragon fruit juiciness combined with blueberries and strawberries. The citrus-y dressing adds the sweetness of agave, with the delicious tartness of limes and […]

vegan sloppy joes
Father's Day, Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Sandwiches, Stove Top Dishes, Summer Holidays

Vegan Sloppy Joes

In my family, we love these vegan sloppy joes! Add this childhood dream meal to your casual dinner rotation and keep the recipe handy for summer holidays, too! There are only a few core ingredients in this recipe – olive oil, onion, vegan beef crumbles, lentils – the rest are spices and herbs, plus broth […]