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Strawberry Spinach Salad

By Kelly Bogard Bluebonnets. Baby calves. Telltale signs of spring in the Lone Star State. But the sticky sweetness and slight tartness of Texas strawberries lets my taste buds know spring has truly sprung. Bite, slice or dip. Strawberries are just plain delicious. And a crate full arrived at our office last week from longtime farmer Cora [...]

Strawberry Shortcake

By Kelly Bogard Mother Nature has a weird sense of humor. Just as I was getting ready for the warmer weather, the snow came. Big, white, fluffy flakes covered Waco and the TFB state office on Wednesday. The snow reminded me of whipped cream as it piled delicately on the ground. That, of course, got my foodie [...]

Yogurt Berry Parfait

By Kelly Bogard When I think summer, I think hot. I think everyone in Texas does. We can get some pretty scorching temperatures here in Central Texas, but they seem to be even worse out to the west of us. Although we haven’t seen the mercury hit 100-plus yet, it is time to start preparing. [...]

Blackberry Sun Tea

By Kelly Bogard You know something that most Texans love?  Iced tea.  And do you know why we love iced tea?  Because in the summer, it gets stinkin' hot here.  As the mercury continues to rise this summer, we have to have a good way cool off.  Over the last few weeks, it has been [...]

August 9, 2013|Categories: Berries, Featured, Recipes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Strawberry Banana Smoothies

By Kelly Bogard I have strawberries running through my mind right now.  I get so excited when I see those little red beauties show up in the produce section of the grocery store.  I know that means summer is coming.  And even though the Texas weather has been a bit unpredictable this week, I still [...]

April 12, 2013|Categories: Berries, Kid-Friendly Meals, Recipes|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Strawberry Banana Smoothies