Food, Uncategorized

Healthy Grilled Chicken with Creamy Goat Cheese Sauce

Guys I love summer. In part because I love to grill. Probably way too much. I hear all of these ads that are like "you need to buy dad's grilling essentials!" and in my brain I tell them they are wrong because mom is the one who needs the grilling essentials in our house (I've… Continue reading Healthy Grilled Chicken with Creamy Goat Cheese Sauce

Farming, Food, Uncategorized

Mozzarella- My Nemesis

It takes me about 20 minutes of arthritis inducing hand milking my family cow, Belle, to produce a gallon of milk. So far, I have wasted FIVE of these precious gallons trying to make mozzarella cheese. Every recipe I have looked at says things like "Super easy mozzarella recipe!" or "No fail mozzarella". I CAN.… Continue reading Mozzarella- My Nemesis

Food, Uncategorized

Giving Thanks for Cranberries

I really don't want to use the phrase cranberry sauce because so many people are prejudiced against the stuff from a can. GUYS ITS SO EASY TO MAKE YOUR OWN STOP TORTURING YOURSELF! Homemade cranberry sauce is sooooooooo good and it is incredibly easy to make. Try it and your opinion of cranberry sauce will… Continue reading Giving Thanks for Cranberries

Food, Uncategorized

Kitchen Aid Mixer Love

I did something I’ve been holding out on for a while. I bought a new Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer. My mom picked up my trusty old stand mixer from a garage sale for $25 about 5 years ago. I have no idea how it was used before that or even how old it was. It… Continue reading Kitchen Aid Mixer Love

Agriculture, Farming, Uncategorized

Lessons he’ll never learn in school

Last night I was in the greenhouse holding Kenton. It was dark and there was a light rain pattering on the plastic.I started thinking about all of the things that this little man  will learn from growing up on a farm that he will never learn at school. He may only be seven months old,… Continue reading Lessons he’ll never learn in school