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Throwback Thursday – Cooking from the past – Rice Pudding – from 1893

So this recipe wasn’t what we expected. It did not thicken the way that we expected when we took it…

Posted in Garden 2020 Gardening Homestead homesteading In my kitchen Just Being Family landscaping & gardening recipes

From our Homestead – All About Calendula

Calendula is a plant. The flower is used to make medicine. Calendula flower is commonly used for wounds, rashes, infection,…

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Solar Oven (or crockpot) Chicken Fajitas

Another Super-Simple recipe to put in the Solar Over or crockpot. We utilize all of our solar oven pots when…

Posted in crockpot cooking In my kitchen recipes Solar Oven

Solar Oven (or crockpot) Steak and Chop Pork Chops and Build Your Own Solar Oven

This is one of the simplest recipes in the solar oven…. Pork Chops with a Steak and Chop sauce –…

Posted in Garden 2020 Gardening Homestead homesteading In my kitchen Just Being Family landscaping & gardening recipes

From our Homestead – All About Tomatoes

Late spring in Northern Arizona is one of my favorite times of the year. It means that I can plant…

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Sausage Potato Bake

I love the convenience of casseroles for our family. With so many mouths to feed, a casserole sometimes is just…

Posted in Garden 2020 Gardening Homestead homesteading In my kitchen Just Being Family landscaping & gardening recipes

From our Homestead – All About Tomatoes

Late spring in Northern Arizona is one of my favorite times of the year. It means that I can plant…

Posted in Breads & Desserts In my kitchen recipes Time to Create

Easy Boule Bread – A Family Favorite.

ea This is a GREAT recipe to make bread bowls as well!!! Divide the dough into 4 or 5 smaller…

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Mushroom, Spinach and Chicken Bake

Love being able to put this chicken dish in the oven (or Ninja cooker) and walking away. It is so…

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Throwback Thursday – February 6 – Cooking from the 1800s – Creamed Cabbage

Join us on our journey of creating 1800 and early 1900 recipes in a modern farmhouse kitchen. And learn to…

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Homemade Chai Tea

I love the taste and the smell of Chai Tea… I hate the price tag at coffee shops…. So, Let’s make…

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Using Freeze-Dried Foods – Orange Jigglers

I am often asked how I use the freeze-dried foods that we create. So in our freeze-drying journey, I am…

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Roasting Chestnuts

I love the taste of chestnuts, but since they are not common where I live, they are hard to come…

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Low Carb Muffins

For most holidays on our homestead, we walk to Nana and Poppie’s house across the acreage for breakfast. Nana is…

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Tuscan Chicken in the Crockpot – Low Carb / Keto

My kids not only asked for seconds, but some even helped themselves to thirds. You can double or triple the…