Blueberry Season

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Medeana Hobar from Nature’s Bin shared some easy recipes to celebrate blueberry season!

 

Frozen berries are great for smoothies!

  • 1 cup frozen berries
  • 1 banana
  • 1 cup apple juice
  • handful of ice! You have yourself an easy delicious nutritious smoothie!!

 

My moms famous Blueberry muffin recipe-  Beverly’s blueberry muffins!

  •  1 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 1/ 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 egg or replacer
  • 3/4 milk
  • 1/3 cup oil

 

Combine all ingredients mix together until moist. Add fresh or frozen blueberries. fill muffin tin 3/4 of the way.

 

Crumb topping:

  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 stick of butter or 1/2 cup earth balance

 

Room temperature, put into a bowl & crumble butter w/ flour & sugar. Put a spoonful on top of each muffin!

Pop into oven at 400 degrees for 20 minutes.  Recipe makes 12 muffins!

 

Blueberry facial

  • 6 tablespoons mashed blueberries
  • freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons oatmeal

 

Mix together. Put on face with a cotton ball and let it sit for 10 minutes! Great for wrinkles!

 

Blueberry & brown sugar scrub

  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons pureed blueberries
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice

 

Great for knees, elbows, heels, etc. Scrub with blueberry scrub gently circular motion & rinse!