Tag: food

Summer Tomato Feta Pasta

I have been looking for ways to use some of my garden tomatoes in ways I hadn’t before.  I’ve been lucky to get so many this year I’ve already frozen a bunch,  but I also want to use some fresh right now. I saw a recipe for a dish similar to this somewhere,  but I couldn’t find it so I just did what I … Read More Summer Tomato Feta Pasta

Picking Time

I love the late spring, summer, and fall for a reason… growing and harvesting fresh produce. Whether it is in our own garden or going to support a small farm. While not everyone can do this we feel blessed we can. Yesterday we took a day trip to a new farm to pick peaches, nectarines, and apples. We visited Baugher’s in Westminster, MD. They … Read More Picking Time

Summer Garden Tomato, Onion, Avacado Salad

My garden is starting to come in and I’m trying to find uses for all my baby orange tomatoes. So a couple nights ago I made this… It’s my garden tomatoes with onion and avacado in a little light vinaigrette. You’ll need: Some kind of cherry tomatoes (I used some from my garden but if your buying from the store it will be a … Read More Summer Garden Tomato, Onion, Avacado Salad

Easy Healthy Dessert

Want a quick and easy dessert that will still impress if you have company? I just made one tonight. It’s not really got a name, but it’s only 3 simple ingredients. We can call it Summer Cream Pudding. ☀️ Ingredients:                                                    1 box pudding mix instant kind or cook and serve.  (I used the sugar free cook and serve kind.) 1 1/2-2 cups Greek Yogurt … Read More Easy Healthy Dessert

Weekend  Surprise

We often take a Saturday dive just to check out a new place,  visit an old favorite,  or find new things to do or place to hike. Yesterday we ran across something you don’t see often… a civil war reenactment. It was neat to see them run drills, talk to kids, and see what camp

Valentines fondue

My parents were here for valentines helping us paint. After painting the living room, kitchen/ dining, and hallway over two days, we were exhausted. But it was valentines day so we had to celebrate. Our plan fondue… So it was cheese and beef fondue time for the main course… with plenty of dipping options. It was so delicious and we were all happy after. … Read More Valentines fondue

Surprise It’s Fall!

I blinked and it is already fall. I don’t know what it is… being so busy, this virus throwing things a little wonky, or just the fact that every year seems to go by faster and faster… but a friend of mine texted me today to say Happy First Day of Fall and I was like “whoa it is already fall”! How did that … Read More Surprise It’s Fall!

Little eggs Big eggs

Two of our middle chicks are laying and their eggs are still small and cute. Here are the first 8 baby eggs… we have gotten a few more since this. To show you the difference from our older girls here is a comparison. The eggs in the back of the carton are the older girls and the ones in the front and in front … Read More Little eggs Big eggs

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Garden Delights

I love to garden and I know many of you do as well. (The worst part is the weeding, but the mulch this year has helped keep that to a minimum.) There are many things I love about gardening. I love to dig in the dirt, plant the seedlings or seeds, watch them grow, and the best part when you get to harvest. I … Read More Garden Delights

Happy 4th!

It’s the 4thof  July… time for fireworks, picnics, cookouts, and celebrating the USA! Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July or July Fourth, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Independence_Day_(United_States) Its quite humid here today so they boys are inside or in the … Read More Happy 4th!

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Happy Love Day… otherwise known as Valentines

How has your day been? Been a busy one in our household. Its nice to be older and not needing the thrills and frills that as a younger person you feel you need, especially after a long day. Its Valentines Day today and I am just as happy to be home with hubby and the boys, eating a nice homemade dinner and watching a … Read More Happy Love Day… otherwise known as Valentines

Gluten-Free/Yeast Free Cinnamon Rolls

I got a request the other day from one of my followers for the recipe for my Gluten-free cinnamon rolls. They are pretty easy to make, despite the many steps below, they go fast… So here goes: Ingredients: Rolls: 3/4 cup gluten free flour mix of your choice (I do not recommend bob’s brand as it is a bit bitter) 1/4 cup almond flour Big pinch … Read More Gluten-Free/Yeast Free Cinnamon Rolls