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Baked Penne

I don't cook with a lot of cheese these days, but since I both ran and did yoga today I'm craving something hearty and cheesy and homey.  Plus we have an abundance of penne in the house.  This dish is pretty easy, I didn't make much from scratch. I know my kids will love it!… Continue reading Baked Penne

Baking · Bread · cooking · Food · homesteading · lunch · recipe

Surviving Without An Oven

Our oven broke last week and we decided we couldn't fix it. So we get our new stove/oven delivered on December 7th. OMG, I can't wait! It is beautiful and modern and guaranteed gonna cook up some amazing food. It is also going to make my 1950's kitchen look very very old. I foresee a… Continue reading Surviving Without An Oven

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Sloppy Joes

Last night for dinner I made Sloppy Joes on homemade buns. The kids LOVED it! It was pretty delish! I'm loving that we can still add a touch of the garden into our meals with canned tomatoes and onions and jalapeño.  I have included both the recipe for the buns and the sloppy joes.  This… Continue reading Sloppy Joes

Baking · Cookies · farm · Food · recipe

Chewy Butterscotch Chip Oatmeal Cookies

My next door neighbors have had a tough year, they have had two of their alpacas pass away suddenly and are heart broken. As animal lovers we too are so sad. I thought I'd try to cheer them up a bit with some yummy butterscotch chip oatmeal cookies and a bottle of wine. It was… Continue reading Chewy Butterscotch Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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Cranberry And Apple Spice Oatmeal Muffins

Fall is here! I have pulled most of the garden, just carrots and potatoes left. It's been so busy I haven't had a chance to do much baking lately so today it was nice just to relax and lose myself in baking some yummy muffins. I bought some fresh cranberries at the store last week,… Continue reading Cranberry And Apple Spice Oatmeal Muffins

Baking · breakfast · cooking · Dinner · eggs · farm · Food · garden · grow · homesteading · lunch · recipe · vegetable

Little Quiches

Over the weekend we got to go to a neighbouring farm for a pig roast. My little boy got to ride a horse for the first time and he loved it! Everybody brought a dish, so I brought some little quiches made from day fresh eggs and garden veggies. I made the crust from scratch… Continue reading Little Quiches