BLUEBERRY WEEK: Earl Grey & Blueberry Lemon Cake

Earl Grey & Blueberry Lemon CakeWe love to pick blueberries at a local farm every year. I’ve been going since I was a little girl and the berries cannot be beat. The sweetness and flavor is so superior to anything in the grocery stores. And the owners always have recipes to share. When I saw this recipe tacked up on the door, I asked for a copy.

Earl grey tea? Blueberries? Lemon? In one dessert? Did someone invent this cake for me?!

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BLUEBERRY WEEK: Double Blueberry Ice Cream

Double Blueberry Ice CreamIf you’re going to make blueberry ice cream, now is the time. I admit to splurging on fresh blueberries from time to time over the winter . . . sometimes you just need a taste of summer after several weeks of heavy snow. But when a pint goes for $5-$6 dollars in January, as opposed to picking your own for $2 per pound in July, it’s a no-brainer to make all things blueberry this month!

This is the perfect, refreshing blueberry treat for a hot day when you want a blueberry dessert without turning your oven on. Continue reading