Blueberries are a healthy fruit that can be eaten plain and raw or cooked in many ways. You can grow your own blueberries in a garden or in a pot and have your own fresh blueberries right off of the plant. Blueberries grow on a short bush so they can be picked easy.
Cereal with a sprinkle of blueberries on top can be a good healthy breakfast. It is good to rinse your blueberries before you eat them to remove and dust and pollen’s that may be on them.
Pancakes are better with a handful of blueberries added to them. I pour the batter into the pan and then add the blueberries on top of the pancake before I flip the pancake.
If you have a batch of muffins, you can add a cup of blueberries to the batter and mix them in before you cook them. You can make blueberry muffins or add some blueberries to other flavors some muffins like orange, plain or even poppy seed.
Yogurt is good with some blueberries added. Just put the blueberries on top or mix them in to the yogurt. Make a parfait with granola on the bottom, yogurt and blueberries on the top.
Ice cream is a tasty treat and blueberries can make it even better. Add blueberries to vanilla, strawberry or Neapolitan flavored ice cream.
Blueberries make a great pie. You can use blueberries as the only fruit in the pie or add it to other fruits like apples or a mixture of all different types of berries.
On a hot day you can use blueberries to make a frosty. Just put the blueberries and ice in a blender and mix it up for a cold drink. Drinking a blueberry frosty is a low calorie no fat treat that is healthy and cold. Add other fruits to the mix for variation.
Blueberries can be cooked, eaten raw or even frozen. Sometimes on a hot day I just take a few frozen blueberries and melt them in my mouth for an easy quick hot day treat that can help cool me off.
Blueberries typically like to grow in cool climates where soil is sandy. They can be grown in a pot on a deck or patio or they can grow in a garden. Blueberries are a very healthy and tasty treat that can be used many ways in many different dishes.