Four Organic Ways to Make Your Home Cozy for Fall

It’s everyone’s FAVORITE time of year! Or so it seems. There is no other season with as much build up and hype surrounding it as Fall. Pumpkin Spice everything, leaves, pumpkins, and apples everywhere. But how can you bring the hype into your home in a healthy, handmade, and simple way? I’ve got four organic […]

Chicken and Cabbage “Alfredo” – An Easy Weeknight Dinner!

It’s been a minute, but I’ve got a new recipe to share, and it’s taken our family by storm. This Chicken and Cabbage “Alfredo” is seriously one of the easiest and most delicious things I’ve cooked in a LONG time. It all started when…. I harvested our first cabbage of the year! We grow a […]

Homemade Potato Chips – In The Air Fryer!

Picture this: It’s late afternoon and you’ve got the munchies. You don’t want anything too heavy, because dinner’s just around the corner. But something crunchy…something salty… that would hit the spot! How about some potato chips? Chips are notorious for not being healthy. And really, traditional chips aren’t! They’ve got tons of terrible oils, fats, […]

corned beef & cabbage st pattys day

Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe | A Gift from My Dad!

Of all my childhood memories, some of the best are cooking with my dad. Since as long as I can remember I’ve been his sous-chef. Chopping, stirring, tasting. It’s one of our favorite activities! Most of the time we find some old grandma’s recipe (because that’s how you know it’s good) and work from there. […]

Maple syrup vs. Maple candy

Avoid these Mistakes and Get Perfect Maple Syrup Every Time

Last time we chatted, I told you just how easy it is to tap your tree… and it is! Unbelievably easy! Processing your sap into maple syrup can be easy too, BUT there are some things you need to watch out for; mistakes we made that cost us. How to Turn Your Sap in to […]

tapping your tree

Tapping Your Tree: The Free Resource You’re Missing

Imagine sitting down to breakfast on Saturday morning, and pouring some fresh, warm, maple syrup on a big ol’ pile of pancakes. Imagine eating those pancakes, and looking outside at the tree that gave you that maple syrup. The good news is, you don’t have to imagine it! Tapping your tree is literally one of […]

Fall Treats

My Top Fall Treats: Easy Ways to Please Your Family!

The best things about fall are as follows: Apple/ pumpkin picking, cozy sweaters, and yummy desserts. In that order. Sweet apple / pumpkin treats that make you feel cozy are even better! So, without further adieu, here are my top fall treats for you to try! 1. Pumpkin Oat Bread This recipe is a new […]

PF Chang's Cabbage Wraps

Super Easy PF Chang’s Recipe, With a Twist | Cabbage Wraps

Even if you’ve never had them yourself, I’m sure you’ve heard the hype about PF Chang’s Lettuce Wraps. They are delicious! On Pinterest there are all kinds of takes on the recipe so I decided to add my own, with one little twist: CABBAGE!! We harvested our very first cabbage this year, and while I […]

5 Easy Ways to Reduce Waste and Increase Self Sufficiency in Your Home

These are 5 EASY ways to reduce waste and increase self sufficiency in your home (plus one bonus!). You can start them all today, and they will make a difference right away! When my husband and I began thinking about homesteading and self-sufficiency, waste reduction was honestly not on the top of my list. I […]