It’s a bit of an oxymoron, but I’m a homesteader who hates cooking. Home grown, home cooked food is supposed to be one of the pinnacles of successful homesteading. However, for me, the less time I spend in the kitchen the better! Roasted vegetable recipes are a great way to cook healthy, homegrown food, and […]
Don’t let that extra basil from your garden go to waste. Making pesto and freezing it is a great way to preserve basil. This five minute recipe is quick, nutritious and will not disappoint! Not only is it dairy-free, it is also naturally gluten -free and vegan. If you did not grow your own basil […]
What produce is in season now? This post will explain what produce is in season now so you never throw wasted produce out again. Read on to find out which produce is ripe, ready, and in season! We’ve all done it: We’ve opened the fruits and vegetables drawer in our fridge only to find out […]
We were needing something to take for Wednesday night potluck at our little church and I decided to whip up the Creamy Cold Corn Salad. It is perfect for potlucks, BBQ’s and summer picnic’s at the beach. It is super easy to make and takes just 6 ingredients which you probably already have on hand.
I had never in my life tried asparagus but I saw some at the grocery store this past week and bought a bunch. I decided to cook it and see if we liked it and between Ron, Bub and I, we ate the entire pan full. I could not get over how much we enjoyed […]
I love to cook sweet potatoes in the instant pot. They are one of my favorite vegetables. In fact, my whole family loves them. That’s quite impressive to find a vegetable that all 8 kids love and want to eat. I kind of feel like some sort of super hero mom winning at life when […]