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Raising Backyard Chickens For Eggs – Plus a Recipe for Soaked and Fermented Chicken Feed

Chickens are a perfect way to increases your food security and sustainability. Chickens are probably the easiest, most affordable, and most accessible livestock for a small urban farm, homestead, or backyard. They require about 10-15 minutes of attention each day. They produce eggs and meat with relatively little space and cost. They are family friendly! …

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Almond Joyful Cookies -Almond Butter, Toasted Coconut And Chocolate Chips

  Don’t cave and buy a candy bar…Make these chewy, melty, crispy cookies instead. This is where almond, toasted coconut and chocolate chips come together in a trifecta of delight. Sweetened with dates and a minimal amount of coconut sugar you have nothing to feel guilty about. These cookies use my method of date sweetening …

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Traditional Strawberry Rhubarb Pie With Maple Cream

  Quite possibly one of the finest summertime flavor combinations is that of red, ripe, sweet strawberries and tangy, fresh rhubarb. This is one of the simplest fruit pies I have ever put together with absolutely stunning results. The filling is jammy and subtlety sweet with the classic tart, mouth puckering wonderfulness of rhubarb. If …

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Sourdough Pancakes – Traditionally Leavened with an Overnight Batter

  Chewy, fluffy, light and puffy. These are just some of the ways to describe these irresistible sourdough pancakes. If you don’t have a sourdough starter going you better get on that ASAP. These real fermented sourdough pancakes are a treat you don’t want to be missing out on.     What Makes This Sourdough Pancake Recipe …

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Growing, Harvesting and Drying Calendula Flowers – with Recipes and Suggestions For Use

    Growing, harvesting and using Calendula is very simple and straight forward. This beautiful flowering plant has been widely used throughout history for health, beauty, and as seasoning or edible decoration in culinary applications. It has been used to aid digestion, to calm aching teeth and joints, to speed healing of bruises, burns and …

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