Summer Mocktails – Virgin Sangria Recipe

Summer mocktails - Virgin Sangria Recipe

Marty and I don’t drink or serve alcohol to our guests. To offer our guests something a little special when we entertain, summer mocktails can be a great choice.  We can always offer lemonade or my Templeton iced tea but sometimes I want something just a little bit different. Thankfully, there are lots of different summer […]

15 Paleo Recipes for Mother’s Day & Paleo Broccoli Quiche Recipe

Paleo broccoli quiche recipe

This is a sponsored opportunity with Foodie.com. I thought finding Paleo recipes for Mother’s Day would be difficult. Many of the recipes I have enjoyed with my Mom for Mother’s Day aren’t suitable for the Paleo diet. We have enjoyed yummy desserts, scones with tea, quiche, French toast, etc. Since I am now following the […]

Paleo Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Paleo Strawberry Shortcake Recipe #StreamTeam

This post has been sponsored.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. Spring time means strawberries and strawberries mean strawberry shortcake, at least in my world. Of course, since I’m trying to follow the Paleo diet, traditional biscuits are not on my list of things to eat. Thankfully, with a bit of playing around with […]

How to Make Sauerkraut in Mason Jars

How to make sauerkraut in Mason jars

So a few months ago, I decided that I wanted to learn how to make sauerkraut in Mason jars. I was tired of paying $9 for a little jar of organic sauerkraut at the food coop. After all, cabbage is really cheap – even organic cabbage – and I have a lot of Mason jars. […]

Chocolate Chip Pecan Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Oatmeal chocolate chip cookies without butter - Chocolate Chip Pecan Oatmeal Cookies

Can you make oatmeal chocolate chip cookies without butter? Yes! Are you one of those people who forgets to take the butter out of the refrigerator to soften it when you want to bake cookies? I cannot tell you how often I have a little bit of time in my schedule, decide to make cookies, […]

13 Paleo Fish Recipes for Sunday Dinner

Paleo Fish Recipes - Pesto Tilapia

This is a sponsored opportunity with Foodie.com Did you ever get really tired of cooking? Some weeks, it feels like I make the same meals over and over again. No one complains, but I really feel like I’m in a rut.  I want to do something different because I have found myself really tempted to […]

Herb Infused Balsamic Vinegar Recipe

Herb Infused Balsamic Vinegar Recipe over Caprese Salad

Product provided. This post includes affiliate links. I love homemade condiments. They taste better than store bought and I can control the ingredients that I use.  If you’ve looked at the ingredients in many of your favorites condiments, you’ll probably understand why I like to make my own. When I received Homemade Condiments by Jessica […]

Easy Guacamole Recipe You Can Make In Minutes

Easy guacamole recipe you can make in minutes

Product provided. This post contains affiliate links. Guacamole is a part of most of the Mexican dinners that I make.  Guacamole is one of my favorite ways to enjoy avocados.  California and Florida produce most of the avocados in the United States.  My preference is to purchase organic avocados from one of these places. Adding […]

How to Make your Own Mustard from Scratch

How to make your own mustard from scratch

You may have noticed that I’ve been learning how to make many of the foods that I used to buy pre-made from the grocery store. I have found that making things from scratch is a great way to save money and be more aware of what you’re eating.  When I was asked to write a […]

How to Make Kefir Cheese

How to make kefir cheese

One of my some day dreams is to have a dairy goat. It’s a lot more work than I have time or stamina for so I will probably never follow through.  I have always wanted to be able to milk a goat (or cow) for my own fresh, raw milk. Since I can now purchase […]