I found fresh Tumeric at the store and couldn't wait to try cooking with it! I also bought some local honey and I've read that the two pair well together. So tonight for dinner we are having Cauliflower soup with Tumeric, Ginger and Honey. It's the last bag of cauliflower from our garden this summer… Continue reading Cauliflower Soup With Tumeric, Ginger And Honey
Painting was my first love, I started painting in my early twenties long before I met my other half, got dogs or had kids or learned how to cook. Now my days are so full with meeting everyone's needs my hobby has been put on the back burner. Yesterday I decided to break out my… Continue reading Marble The Rooster Too Pretty To Eat!
My oven crapped out this morning! Big Bang, then no heat. Sad moment, I love cooking with the oven. Dad says he'll try to fix it when he gets home from work, if not I guess we know what we're getting for an early Christmas present! It didn't come as a surprise, it has been… Continue reading Quiche
We eat a lot of soup, especially once the garden has been harvested and veggies stored for the winter. Who doesn't love a hot bowl of soup on a cold day! Last night we had creamy corn chowder with turmeric, cumin and coriander. It was delicious! I am a little obsessed with those spices, so… Continue reading Creamy Corn Chowder With Tumeric, Cumin And Coriander
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
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
It's like thanksgiving again at our house when we pull one of our homegrown chickens out of the freezer and pair it with veggies from the garden. Last night we had roasted chicken with roasted veggies and everything in our meal except for the olive oil, salt and pepper and garlic (we had another unsuccessful… Continue reading Home Grown Chicken And Veggies