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 […]
Growing up I loved the “purple eggs!” But forgot about them for awhile, until we got chickens! Before I had people buying eggs, I was swimming in them and needed to find a way to keep them from going to waste. After playing around with a few recipes, I think I may have perfected the […]
Five simple ingredients go into this delicious no-bake homemade fiber treat to keep you “moving” through the sluggish winter months. Recipe makes 10 bites, complete nutritional information included!
I love, love, love, LOVE this vinaigrette!!! It is super easy to make, holds up well in the fridge, and is versatile for a variety of dishes. I try to keep some on hand but it usually doesn’t last long. Dressings are one of those things that are so easy to make, but people just […]
There are so many ways to make money on the homestead, which is great, because so many homesteaders are striving to be independent and off the grid, not tied down to the “rat race” in any way. One of the most common is through “Cottage Laws,” which enables the sales of homemade food goods. Find […]
I love Julia Childs. She’s my cooking hero. She’s way too much fun to watch on TV. But when it comes to her potato and leek soup recipe, “simmer the vegetables for 40 to 50 minutes until vegetables are tender”, ain’t nobody got time for that. I like quick, home-after-a-long-day of work recipe instead. I […]