Category: Recipes


Lard: Let’s Call it a Come Back

Let’s talk lard. Using lard seems like a thing of the past; something our great-grandparents used but should never be consumed in this low-fat, no-fat society we live in today. Thinking of regular lard consumption brings on ideas of clogged arteries and instant heart…

Homemade Baby Food

How to make your very own baby food.

DIY Vanilla

A simple recipe for your very own vanilla!


Crunchy, salty, sweet…let’s talk granola!

Elderberry Syrup

Fall is here, and although it is my favorite season, there is one thing I dread: it seems like everyone is sick!


Have you ever found yourself saying, “What the heck do I do with these eggs?” One delicious way to use a dozen extra eggs in one morning is……

Tomato Leather

We had an abundance of tomatoes from the garden this year which was such a blessing. We didn’t plant 48 tomato plants for nothing! Harvesting all the tomatoes left me looking for ways to preserve what we had and not let any go to waste.

Homemade Tortillas

I don’t know about you, but our family eats tacos for dinner at least once a week. It’s an easy, quick meal that we all enjoy.