Cross post from Soulicious Foods “It’s not only about the granola”. We have a birds’ nest right outside our porch. Each Spring Penelope and Carlos, endearingly named by my children, return to this warm weather home of theirs and gift us not only with their presence, but also by allowing us to bear witness to […]
about next year’s garden: Three stakes for EACH tomato plant not just the heirlooms. I found a surprise when I went out to the garden for some lettuce for tonight’s dinner. My Sun Gold Tomato plant was lying on the ground attached to a snapped stake! Thankfully the plant was not harmed and is now […]
than watching your toddler pause his play to pick a Sun Gold tomato from the garden and pop it in his mouth. Smiles all around!
My husband can be a tough food critic. So when I decided to try my hand at making cereal I wasn’t sure how it would be received. Not to be deterred I found a recipe for granola and, with a few ingredient tweaks, made a batch. I put the finished product in the pantry where […]
When word first started trickling down about “Meatless Mondays” I didn’t give the idea too much thought. Before I had my son I rarely ate red meat. But while I was pregnant I couldn’t get enough of it! Funny how the body tells you exactly what it needs. Now we eat 100% grass fed ground […]
The food we eat has a direct impact on our health and well being. The way it’s sourced has a direct impact on the health and well being of the Earth. Here are a few reasons why, to the best of my ability, I choose to feed my family foods that are: Non-GMO: Genetically Modified […]
And five days of rain.
For centuries man has been baking bread so in my quest to feed my family whole food I decided to hop on the wagon. Really, how difficult can it be? I set out researching bread makers because realistically I knew hours in the kitchen kneading was simply not going to happen. I decided on the […]
Another chapter in what feels like my never-ending quest for healthy food with the least amount of environmental impact. The intention still remains the same: food that is chemical, pesticide and GMO free and not treated with antibiotics or artificial growth hormones. Local is the intention since it stimulates the economy while having the least […]