It’s economical, clean-up is a breeze, and the kitchen stays cool, so we make this a lot!…
My husband called me from the woods to say he was reliving his childhood! He unexpectedly found over 5 pounds of gorgeous morels right at the edge of our woods! So, guess what we had for dinner?
Morel mushrooms are an amazing, rare delicacy and highly sought after. One of the reasons they’re so prized is because morels cannot be farmed like other mushrooms we purchase at the grocery store. These are handpicked in their natural habitat….
Planting elderberries may be the way to go for your own family’s stash. It’s been difficult to get elderberries at a reasonable price due to the limited supply and huge demand, so people are growing their own. I will show you how we did it.
As a society, we have gone outside the home for most of what we need and want in our lives. To mix homemade and homegrown into as much of our lives as possible – even in the littlest things – can change so much….
You might not find avocado ice cream in a U.S. Baskin and Robbins anytime soon, but it’s a huge favorite in a lot of other countries from the Philippines and Indonesia to Brazil and its gelato cousin in southern Italy.
You can make it from all wholesome ingredients (and based on the super ‘good-for-you’ avocado), there are health benefits that make this a snack you could eat every day!
Late summer is time to think about drying herbs, and you can do it with or without a dehydrator.
As autumn gets a grip, with cooler mornings and shorter days, we delight in the earthier scents. There is something special about the complex aromas created from drying herbs to awakening your senses in the home.
I so love to hear those words, “Wow, Mom, the house smells amazing!”
The title should really read “The Gift That Keeps On Giving”, because today I’m writing about a seemingly endless supply of vanilla extract! Updated May, 2016.
This last weekend we were privileged to be involved in the wedding of a dear friend who we love very much. For her bridesmaid’s shower, my daughter wanted to include a gift to appeal to her practical nature and love of baking aromatic breads and pastries.
We felt a large bottle of Madagascar Bourbon Vanilla Extract was in order.