Tricks to Making Homemade Corn Tortillas 

Ok, so let me start off here by saying store bought corn tortillas are gross! They might even be cardboard marketed as food to people who don’t eat flour! I cannot image anyone from Mexico buying them. Nope, people from Mexico know how to MAKE a good corn tortilla and believe me, they don’t tasteContinue reading “Tricks to Making Homemade Corn Tortillas “

Garlic Scape Pesto Recipe

Do you grow your own garlic? Did you know that the entire plant is not only edible, but super delicious!!  We have a good amount of wild garlic in our gardens, and other then looking pretty, I was never sure what to do with it. After some research, I learned that the options are endless! Continue reading “Garlic Scape Pesto Recipe”

Why You Should Grow Your Own Lettuce

It seems just like yesterday that I anxiously published the post Little Lettuce Going to Feed Me Someday. This is my first year growing Lettuce in my garden and I was so excited to start harvesting fresh, yummy salads everyday!  Well, just a couple of weeks later we have SO MUCH LETTUCE! I hate the ideaContinue reading “Why You Should Grow Your Own Lettuce”

Quick Garlic Dill Pickles 

Yesterday I went out into the garden and was delighted to see I could pick my first harvest! Whoa Hoo!!!!! Although I only got a handful of raspberries and enough lettuce to make an awesome salad for lunch, I did get a bunch of cucumbers, fresh dill and garlic! What was a girl to do?Continue reading “Quick Garlic Dill Pickles “

30 Days Gluten Free!

30 days have come and gone! We committed ourselves to going gluten free for one month and we did it! I’m not going to lie…..it was super easy! I feel less anxious, have a clearer head and although it wasn’t the reason for going Gluten Free, my clothes are much looser!  There was a lotContinue reading “30 Days Gluten Free!”

The Benefits of Eggs

Since taking wheat out of my diet, I have replaced it with some new menu items that I can’t seem to get enough of. Tomatoes, potatoes and….eggs! It seems every other day I am reaching in the fridge to make some kind of egg dish for lunch! Whether it be scrambled, poached or just plainContinue reading “The Benefits of Eggs”