Friday Farmers Market Finds

Happy Fun Friday everyone!!  My husband and I call it Fun Friday because every Friday morning after coffee, we venture out into our little town and explore the farmers market!  Today was especially awesome as I met a nice fellow from India selling amazing herbs and spices from…well…India! I tend to grow my own herbsContinue reading “Friday Farmers Market Finds”

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”

Homemade Plant Fertilizer

I love watching my plants thrive after getting a good dose of fertilizer! They pop right up, turn greener and you can almost watch them get bigger! Commercial fertilizers are not a great option for me for several reasons! They are full of chemicals (that leach right into your fruits and vegetables) and are justContinue reading “Homemade Plant Fertilizer”

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!”