Skip to Content

Garden

Ricotta, Mozzarella and Herbed Tomato Sauce Stuffed Bell Peppers – Low-Carb and Keto Friendly

  Think of these cheesy stuffed bell peppers as an Italian version of a Chile Relleno. They are filled with sweet and salty cheese, spicy herby tomato sauce, and then baked to melty perfection. These stuffed peppers are easy to assemble with minimal ingredients and bake up in under an hour! They have been an …

Read More about Ricotta, Mozzarella and Herbed Tomato Sauce Stuffed Bell Peppers – Low-Carb and Keto Friendly

Easy Sheet-Pan Roasted Summer Vegetables with Parmesan and Basil

  When the summer vegetables like new potatoes, squash, and peppers start to show up I get really excited. It means it’s time for one of our favorite vegetable preparations. These easy sheet-pan roasted vegetables will remind you why simply prepared summer vegetables are so special. You don’t need much to make fresh summer vegetables …

Read More about Easy Sheet-Pan Roasted Summer Vegetables with Parmesan and Basil

Easy Garlic Butter Cabbage Noodles – Keto Friendly – Real Food

  Variety is the spice of life. Do I love pasta? Yes! Can I eat pasta everyday? No. Unfortunately pasta is one of those carbs that really sticks to my hips. Even my properly prepared Sprouted Sourdough Pasta will weigh me down if I eat it all the time. I developed this easy garlic butter …

Read More about Easy Garlic Butter Cabbage Noodles – Keto Friendly – Real Food

Dutch Oven Whole Stewed Chicken – One Pot Cooking

  Dutch Oven Whole Stewed Chicken is one of our family favorites. My husband is especially fond of this authentic preparation with it’s rich flavorful broth and tender meat. When I say I’m going to be making this dish, he gets “that” look in his eye. My Mom has always said “kissin’ don’t last, cookin’ …

Read More about Dutch Oven Whole Stewed Chicken – One Pot Cooking

Grilled Baby Vegetables With Garlic Chive Oil Dressing

  The weather is improving and it’s time to fire up the grill. These Grilled Baby Vegetables with Garlic Chive Oil Dressing will be your summer go-to side dish. There’s a few things that I really love about grilling, the most important thing is that it’s a lot less dishes! You know that’s a good …

Read More about Grilled Baby Vegetables With Garlic Chive Oil Dressing

Detoxifying Green Goddess Soup – With Spring Garlic And Tahini

  Bring out your clean Green Goddess. This Detoxifying Green Goddess Soup harkens back to my days working as a cook in San Francisco. If you’ve been following me since my days working at Sweet Jo’s then you may remember this soup from the lunch bar. I’m not going to lie and say I’ve EVER …

Read More about Detoxifying Green Goddess Soup – With Spring Garlic And Tahini

Keto Cream of Broccoli And Cauliflower Soup – With Crispy Bacon

  Some soups are so easy it’s shameful not to make them more often! I think you will find that to be true with this quick, filling, 8 ingredient cream-soup. It’s loaded with broccoli and cauliflower so it’s naturally thick and the crispy bacon topping takes it to the next level. This cream of broccoli …

Read More about Keto Cream of Broccoli And Cauliflower Soup – With Crispy Bacon

Traditionally Fermented Spicy Vegetables – Pickles Escabeche

  These spicy pickled vegetables are a huge hit in our house. Escabeche is the Spanish word for “pickles” and in the Mexican restaurant community they are made with carrots, jalapeños and onions. This is where my husband and I first had this crunchy, spicy pickled side dish. They are usually served as a side …

Read More about Traditionally Fermented Spicy Vegetables – Pickles Escabeche

Homemade Sausage, Chard And Cheddar Stuffed Bell Peppers

  These beautiful stuffed bell peppers turned out better than I had hoped. The flesh was juicy and flavorful and the filling was garlicky, melty and satisfying. I always get the best inspiration from my local farmstand. When I saw the generous size and perfect shape of these peppers I knew they were for stuffing. …

Read More about Homemade Sausage, Chard And Cheddar Stuffed Bell Peppers

Building A Modern Underground Dwelling – To Use As A Family Home

    Take a look inside the process of constructing a Modern Underground Dwelling (MUD for short). Learn about the sustainability and efficiency of a MUD. They are able to stay cool in summer and cozy in winter. They have a wonderful grounding feeling when you enter them and the air is still and quiet …

Read More about Building A Modern Underground Dwelling – To Use As A Family Home

Fermented Pizza Green Beans – A Traditionally Fermented Foods Book Review And Recipe

  I just sat down to a nice little lunch featuring these amazing Pizza Green Beans.     They have been hanging out on my counter for the last 10 days traditionally fermenting with garlic, tomato and oregano. I will officially tell you I’m in love! I’m not even a huge fan of green beans …

Read More about Fermented Pizza Green Beans – A Traditionally Fermented Foods Book Review And Recipe

The Best Creamed Greens You’ll Ever Taste – Low-Carb And Keto Friendly

    Get ready to enter a whole new level of yum. Think creamed spinach on steroids (if the steroids were butter and brie and cream of course). I don’t think I’ll ever want to eat greens any way other than this again. I thought I died and went to creamy garlic heaven when I …

Read More about The Best Creamed Greens You’ll Ever Taste – Low-Carb And Keto Friendly