Pickled Wild Leaks

I am one of those people who walks into the woods, finds a stump, and sits down to listen to the noises of nature.  I like being in the woods. I love nature. There is no better place to be.  It’s where I find my thoughts can flow the most freely. I am always surprised…

Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s no secret that my husband has an unquenchable sweet tooth.  He got it from his mama!  If I bake a batch of brownies, they wont last two days in our house…and remember, it is just him and I. No one else to blame the disappearing goodies on but him.  Bless his sugar-coated heart. One…

Fiesta Quinoa Salad

If you love foods that are light & fresh then you will LOVE this quick, nutritious summer salad.

Blueberry Muffins

Sometimes late at night while I am lounging on the couch and watching tv, I get a hankering for something sweet.  It’s not often, but when it happens I usually start looking through the pantry for inspiration on something yummy.  Last night was no different.  The pantry is looking pretty slim pickings these days and…

White Pesto Pizza & Vegan Veggie Pizza

Pizza, Pizza! Who doesn’t love a good slice of ooey-gooey pizza to round out a long, busy Monday?  The dwellers on this homestead certainly love a good slice and so we threw together a couple of pies and hoped there would be leftovers for lunch the next day. Jeremiah, per the usual, wanted a vegan…

Chocolate-Cherry Banana Bread

We had a few extra-ripe bananas lying around earlier this week and since everyone needs a sweet treat every now and again, we decided to indulge and make some decadent chocolate-cherry banana bread.  My husband has an unquenchable sweet tooth and so the banana bread didn’t last two days.  He ate it for breakfast, lunch…