Switchel, or Haymaker’s Punch is the electrolyte-full, energy-boosting health tonic of farmers and homesteaders from the 1700’s. This delicious recipe is better for you that Gatorade, and is made from simple, wholesome ingredients. Read more about the nutritional facts, and try the recipe yourself!
When I started making my own yogurt, it was a result of doing research into the makings of commercial yogurt. I found a lot of information that surprised me, and not in good way, convincing me that homemade yogurt is really the only way to go. Real yogurt is a healthy and delicious food, and […]
When I first heard the term, “Stinging Nettle” many years ago, I thought, “Yikes! Who would want to pick and eat that stuff?” It’s true that this plant can cause some pretty severe reactions because of its “stings,” and gloves must be worn when picking the plant—but the health benefits are absolutely amazing. Well worth […]
I seem to be getting this question a lot lately, “What’s the difference in the types of salt?” In the media filled world we live in, it can be hard to find a true answer to this question. One source will say refined table salt is fine as long as you don’t over-indulge. Another will […]
This is an old stand-by shrimp recipe. My husband LOVES it. Be expecting to make this your “go-to” recipe for shrimp after just one taste!
Getting a new food dehydrator in the dead of winter didn’t stop me from giving it a whirl! Check out how I made these healthy, sugar free fruit roll ups with only two ingredients!