There is nothing like homemade butter. That creamy, light, fragrant, deliciously silky flavor cannot be replicated artificially. And while butter itself is easy to come by, homemade butter is incredibly easy to make. So easy even kids can do it!
We love the fall. Not only for the beautifully colored changing leaves and cooler weather, but because fall means all things pumpkin! Here are 33 ideas for carving pumpkins along with some of our most favorite pumpkin recipes.
You may have seen my recipe for Crunchy Fermented Dill Pickles. This is my sweet pickle version! Like the dills, I wanted to make lacto-fermented pickles, as opposed to vinegar-based pickles this year because lacto-fermentation makes for super healing foods. These pickles are crunchy and sweet, with just the right combination of zesty, sweet, and […]
This summer has been unusually wet and cool here in NY. And while it means worrying about flooding basements and unripe tomatoes, it also means tons and tons of cucumbers. And lets face it, not having to water the garden at all has been a nice relief. Tons of cucumbers means tons of pickles because […]
Since many of us aren’t quite as diligent with the sunscreen application as we should be, we may, on occasion, get a little more pink than we probably should. No one likes to suffer through the pain of burned skin and the subsequent days spent peeling like a shedding snake, so here are 9 natural […]
Who doesn’t love popcorn? All that buttery, salty, crunchy goodness. Too bad that buttery deliciousness at the movies is loaded with chemicals! Besides table salt reaching almost 1000 mg, there are food dyes, pesticide residues, hydrogenated trans-fats, GMO soy, and other chemicals with names most of us can’t pronounce let alone know what they are. […]