30 Mar

Super Food: Chocolate Almond Chia Cookies

I stumbled upon this cookie idea when a dwindling pantry collided with my goal to keep cookies stocked that my girls can eat during Girl Scout cookie season.  They are light and delicious, and with the chia seeds you can even call this cookie a super food!  Give them a try, IContinue Reading…


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26 Mar

An Introduction to Heritage Breeds

We’re really excited that as of this summer, we may be ready to move to our own farmette.  One of the first things we hope to do is to decide which farm animals to start with, and to that end I’m enjoying Dr. Sponenberg et al’s book, “An Introduction toContinue Reading…


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25 Mar

Nourishing Traditions: Soaked Rice

Soaking grains and legumes is an ancient practice that has a true nutritional benefit.  Sally Fallon talks about the benefits of soaking grains and legumes in her great book, Nourishing Traditions, which I highly recommend.  It’s a complicated subject that you can spend weeks researching, but suffice to say thatContinue Reading…


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