How to Make Eggplant Jerky

Jerky... Made from eggplant... That tastes like the real deal. Go ahead and be skeptical. I was too! But once you taste it... O-M-Goodness! You will be a believer too! Eggplant is a totally awesome veggie: it's very versatile and it absorbs flavors so well! Which...

Ten Creative Ways to Use all that Zucchini

I’d like to take a moment to talk about an illness that afflicts many households this time of year: Zucchini Overwhelm Are you suffering from Zucchini Overwhelm? Common symptoms of zucchini overwhelm include, but are not limited to: Fridges and countertops that...

How to Make Easy-Peel Hard Boiled Eggs

Sometimes I wonder if I have magic chickens…. I see a lot of people who struggle with peeling their farm fresh hard boiled eggs. The first several times I heard from people struggling, I though that it was just a fluke.  Then I realized that there is apparently a...

How to Make Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple season is just starting to come to a close here in the Northwest. It's one of my favorite times of year - there is something so magical and exciting about harvesting basketfuls of beautiful apples.  I’m very happy that our new home has a mature apple tree that...

Paleo Cinnamon Banana Pancakes

I have a serious question for you all: Does anyone else have to sing that Jack Johnson song every single time they make banana pancakes? Let’s be honest, I mean who doesn’t rock it out with their cup of coffee and their pancakes?  Or is it just me…. At any rate, one...

Rustic Tomato Soup

I made soup today because it's a soup kind of day over here. It’s like 19 degrees outside and we needed to warm things up a bit! This is not your traditional tomato soup - It has a kick of spice and it packs all the flavors of summer. It’s a great and easy “seasonal...