Blueberry Cobbler & A Giveaway


Well, I wouldn’t typically show you such a dirty dish, but the dirtier the better for this post.

My BlogSpark and P&G recently sent me the baking dish and some Cascade Complete All-in-1 Action Pacs to give them a try.

Let me tell you, most everything I buy is store brand. I shop at Aldi’s for groceries, and Walmart for household products. I used the Walmart brand of dishwasher soap, because well…it was cheaper. On a typical day, I do 2 loads of dishes, on a cooking or baking day, I’ve been known to have 5-6 loads, so I try to save where I can. Before I tried the Cascade Action Pacs, I really thought that my dishwasher was not very good, that maybe it was just a bottom of the line dishwasher and didn’t get the job done. I would spend lots of time, pre-washing, rinsing and MOST of the time, re-washing dishes that came out of the dishwasher still dirty. So, I not only was spending more time washing the dishes, but also more money on water and soap.

My challenge was to bake a Blueberry Cobbler, wash the dish and show you the results.

And of course, I couldn’t bake without sharing the recipe…

Blueberry Cobbler

Blueberry Cobbler

Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes

Warm and delicious Blueberry Cobbler recipe on


  • 1 cup White Sugar
  • 1 t. Baking Powder
  • 3 c. Flour
  • 1 c. Butter, cold and cut into pieces
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/4 t. Salt
  • Zest and Juice of 1 Lemon
  • 4 c. Fresh Blueberries
  • 1/2 c. Sugar
  • 4 t. Cornstarch


  1. In a small bowl, combine sugar, cornstarch and lemon juice, gently fold in blueberries and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine dry ingredients, sugar, flour, baking powder, salt and zest of lemon.
  3. Add egg and cold butter, cut into mixture with a fork or use food processor.
  4. Place blueberry mixture into dish and crumble with topping.
  5. Sprinkle with a dash of cinnamon/sugar mixture if desired.
  6. Bake at 375 degrees for about 45 minutes, depending on dish size.

Note: I adapted my recipe for [Blueberry Crumb Bars |]. The recipe fits a 13 x9, the dish I used is actually about 6x6x3 . You will need to adjust cooking time, depending on your dish size.

Now for the Giveaway! I have a $25 Walmart Gift Card for one lucky reader, provided by P&G and My BlogSpark. You can use the gift card to purchase Cascade Action Pacs, so you can give them a try and see for yourself.

Full Disclosure: I was provided the baking dish and Cascade Action Pacs, the opinions of the Action Pacs are my own.

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  5. The Giveaway will be open until Thursday, May 27th, 10 p.m. CST, the winner will be notified and have 48 hrs to claim their prize.

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  1. I am in need of storage containers!

  2. That is very amazing! Your dish is clean! If I won the gift card I would certainly by some Cascade and then napkins for a new tablescape.
    .-= Yvonne´s last blog ..Tea On The Porch =-.

  3. Happier Than A Pig in Mud says:

    The cobbler looks great! I’d probably pick up more goodies to photograph for tablescapes and Foodie Friday!

  4. Wow, I’m impressed. I would use the gift card to get me some Cascade! That was amazing!

  5. I tweeted about the giveaway.

  6. I became a follower of you on Twitter.

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  8. $25 at Wal-mart? Probably groceries. 🙂

  9. I’m a subscriber to your RSS feed!

  10. I’d buy some necessities that seem to eat up my weekly grocery budget!

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