You can well imagine our delight when our realtor told us that the house we were about to buy had mature fruit trees. It was February at the time, so we hadn't noticed. One of those trees was a pear tree! The pears have ripened and now I'm fixin' to try out a whole bunch of new recipes! This one from Allrecipes.com is delicious! And very easy! Click here to see the recipe for "Fresh Pear Cake".