Paleo Egg Custard

Paleo Egg Custard

With the the backyard chickens in full production mode, it's time to find something else to do with these eggs besides quiche. So how about some custard? I have a lot of friends that are paleo, so I thought I'd take a stab at a paleo egg custard. I noticed it had to cook a little longer than "regular" egg custard, so keep that in mind. This also has an "eggier" taste than traditional … [Read more...]

Organic Apple Pancake Recipe

Easy Organic Apple Pancake Recipe

I'm super fortunate to live in an area of the country that really supports local farms - a good thing - we're surrounded by them - and I love being able to get local, organic foods for my family. Since we live in a world inundated with chemicals, it's important to me. I love apples. Love them. Some of my childhood I even lived next to an apple orchard. In fact, my LAST NAME means "apple … [Read more...]

Recipe: Easy One Pot Chili

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With the rogue snow this morning, I wanted an easy dinner that I could make that would warm us up and we could enjoy leftovers. Easy one pot chili was a no brainer, and with the exception of the ground beef, I already had everything on hand. With the exception of the spices and olive oil, I used all organic ingredients, but you certainly don't have to. I have an amazing stainless steel stock … [Read more...]

Nanni’s Smoothie Recipe!


Everyone loves Nanni's smoothies! Especially since it's #Smoovember hosted by Hamilton Beach! This is a sponsored post and on behalf of Hamilton Beach. This November we’ve partnered up with Hamilton Beach to review two of their blenders. This post focuses on their Single-Serve Blender, though their Smoothie Smart makes killer pina coladas. As a family of FIVE we need to find appliances … [Read more...]

Basil Pesto with Pompeian Olive Oil

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I received this product for free from Smiley360 in exchange for my honest review. You can join Smiley360 too! Pesto is hands down one of my favorite things to make. I love it in soup, on pasta and spread on a crusty bread. It's delicious and adds such a wonderful flavor to so many things. It is one of those recipes thats so very easy to make, if you can get over the cost of the pine … [Read more...]

Blueberry compote recipe – make this for the weekend!

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Blueberry Compote Ingredients 2 1/2 cups fresh blueberries (you can use frozen during off season) 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup water Preperation Combine 1 1/2 cups blueberries, sugar and 1/3 cup water in heavy small saucepan. Simmer uncovered over medium heat until berries burst, stirring often for about 10 minutes (gently though, so you don't break up the fruit - you aren't making … [Read more...]

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