Life on the Farm

Hello friends! I wanted to stop in and let you know about all the happenings here on the homestead. Grab a cup of coffee and let’s chat! First and most important, most oh-my-goodness-no-way-yes-way-whaaaaat is… ::drum roll, please:: WE ARE GETTING A COW! A real live purebred Jersey heifer! ::swoon:: She is the most adorable thing … More Life on the Farm


Valentine’s Day isn’t really my thing. They say you either love it or hate it, but I am indifferent. It’s a nice excuse to make a fancy dinner or to partake in overpriced chocolates, but my husband and I don’t typically make a big deal of it.   I have never been one for grand … More Spoon

All this for a cow

  After many months of eating mostly postpartum freezer food and take-out, it feels good to be back in the kitchen. I love the organized chaos, seamlessly moving from one task to another, all of it seemingly separate but definitely connected. It is at once empowering and overwhelming. A real food kitchen is perpetually filled … More All this for a cow

A few things

Just popping in to say hello and give a quick rundown of what’s going on around here lately. We’ve finally settled into a comfortable routine regarding what we eat. After many trials of being grain-free, gluten-free, and dairy-free, our experiments have led us to our (hopefully) final destination in healthy eating. I will try to … More A few things

Liebster Award

One of my new favorite blogs, Country Road Abode, recently nominated me for a Liebster Award! It is an informal way for bloggers to learn more about each other, discover new blogs, and perhaps gain a few new readers in the process. I have always been a fan of those silly personality surveys on social … More Liebster Award

Ice Storm

Just a few images of the ice storm aftermath. It didn’t seem as bad as anticipated, and we didn’t even lose power, thankfully. Wishing everyone a very merry Christmas! Enjoy this wonderful time of joy and love as we celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. My mother and her husband are on their … More Ice Storm

A quick hello

Well folks, tomorrow is Thanksgiving. I don’t personally care much for the holiday itself; I see it as a great excuse to get together with family, make good food, and enjoy a long weekend. It’s not often that I get to cook for crowds, and I really love it. Creating nourshing food from scratch and … More A quick hello