Category Archives: Summer

The Many Values of Harvesting Your Own Food

The other day we had a windy night and my kids and I were excited to find a decent drop of pecans under our pecan tree the next morning.  I hadn’t expected to get anything from our pecan tree this … Continue reading

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Eating For 3 and Squash Chips

We are expecting another baby to join our family early next spring, so I find myself eating for 3 now… Me, the baby inside, and my 8 month old who is still nursing. Aside from being tired and queasy much … Continue reading

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Mom’s Simply Amazing Ice Cream Recipe

My mom has this lovely way of simplifying a recipe until it is so basic you could practically make it with your eyes closed, yet making it taste better and better with each ingredient she eliminates.  This ice cream recipe … Continue reading

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Time To Eat- Blueberries!

It’s June 8 and the blueberries are ready to pick!  If you are not excited about blueberries you probably never eaten them right off the bush.   I have never tasted a “fresh” blueberry from the supermarket that has anywhere … Continue reading

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Time to Eat- Lamb’s Quarters!

I’ve been noticing a little plant called Lamb’s Quarters popping up all over my yard this spring, and I’m super excited about it!  One reason I’m excited is because Lamb’s Quarters love fertile soil, so the increase of its appearance … Continue reading

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Tummy Soothing Wholesome Jello

I came across a wonderful, healing jello recipe!  No artificial colors or flavors, just wholesome, gut healing goodness. =) The original recipe I found is flexible, and sounds pretty good, but I wasn’t sure my kids would go for tangy … Continue reading

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Solving the Dairy-free Ice Cream Dilemma

I love ice cream.  Absolutely LOVE it.  So when I went on an extreme elimination diet for nine months with my son and could not have any dairy during that time, it was rough.  Not to mention going without chocolate … Continue reading

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