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Dairy Free Zuppa Toscana soup in the Instant Pot

Dairy Free Zuppa Toscana soup in the Instant Pot

Dairy Free Zuppa Toscana soup is one of my favorite soups to make when there is an abundance of fresh kale ready to harvest in the garden. There are many different ways to make this. This recipe is modified to be aligned with the Mediterranean 

Easy Chicken, Kale, and barley soup

Easy Chicken, Kale, and barley soup

I love soup! Even in the summer. So when I make it, I make extra because I love to have some in the freezer for a quick lunch, whenever I want it. This easy Instant Pot Chicken, Kale, and barley soup is so simple to 

The best Lemon Maple Dijon Dressing

The best Lemon Maple Dijon Dressing

I find that one of the keys to my success with following a Mediterranean diet is to have lots of delicious dressing and sauces to go with my meals. This lemon maple dijon dressing is my favorite fresh salad dressing. It only takes a few 

Cauliflower Greens in the Instant Pot

Cauliflower Greens in the Instant Pot

This recipe for cauliflower greens in the instant pot is a fantastic way to use up the beautiful green leaves from the vegetables in your garden. We used the leaves from cauliflower and broccoli but you can use any greens that you like. Bok choy 

Simple Whole Grain Bananas foster muffins

Simple Whole Grain Bananas foster muffins

I love dessert. These bananas foster muffins are delicious and evoke all the flavors of the classic bananas foster dessert. They are perfect for a unique thing to bring to a breakfast or brunch or to have as a decadent snack.  The sugar filled muffins you 

Easy Baked Feta Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

Easy Baked Feta Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

This pasta is so good! I first tried a version of it when it went viral on ticktock and was referred to as “the ticktock pasta” since then I have made it several times and each time, I have tweaked something. I have used goat 

Easy Venison Chili with all the fixings

Easy Venison Chili with all the fixings

Is there anything more comforting than chili on a cold and rainy day? It is the ultimate comfort food. As soon as raindrops fall I immediately think of chili. There are a lot of variations of this recipe floating around, some people would call this 

Easy White Chocolate Peanut Butter Pumpkin Muffins

Easy White Chocolate Peanut Butter Pumpkin Muffins

If you have checked out my blog before, you know that I am big on meal planning. Having homemade muffins in my freezer is a big part of my weekly meal prepping and I make a batch whenever I run out. I have been having 

Easy Mediterranean Diet Meal Planning Guide

Easy Mediterranean Diet Meal Planning Guide

If you have been following me or my blog for awhile, you know I am a big meal planner. I have been following a Mediterranean diet meal plan even since I found out about a hereditary health issue at a past appointment. We already eat 

How to Make Easy White Chicken Chili

How to Make Easy White Chicken Chili

I love making soups or chili on a cold day. They are the ultimate comfort food. A warm bowl of soup after a long day on the homestead is perfection. My beautiful sister Kristyn made THE best White Chicken Chili when she came to visit 

Easy Baked Meatballs, Three Ways

Easy Baked Meatballs, Three Ways

I love making meatballs! We make Swedish Meatballs, greek meatballs, and Italian Meat balls. Once you make a basic meatball recipe, you can simply add a different spice or spice blend to change the flavor of the dish you want to make. As I follow 

Easy Air-fryer Buffalo Cauliflower wings

Easy Air-fryer Buffalo Cauliflower wings

I grew a HUGE cauliflower last year in my garden and I was so super proud of it. I was really excited to do something awesome with it. These crispy air-fryer buffalo cauliflower florets are so good, so sooooo good! These are such a great 

How to make Pomegranate ginger muffins

How to make Pomegranate ginger muffins

I am obsessed with pomegranates lately. I’ve been finding all kinds of fun ways to use them. I love them in my oatmeal, in my drinks and on salads. As I am always trying to come up with fun muffin combinations, of course I has 

How to Make Easy Smoked Deviled Eggs

How to Make Easy Smoked Deviled Eggs

As homesteaders and chicken owners, we always have a bountiful amount of fresh eggs. As a result we are constantly searching for new and creative ways to use them . We love making egg muffins, and frittatas, and quiche. One of our favorites is deviled 

Elf on the Shelf ™ ideas for Homesteads and Hobby Farms

Elf on the Shelf ™ ideas for Homesteads and Hobby Farms

Everyone loves the Elf on the Shelf ™ ideas this time of year but we as homesteaders and hobby farmers live a different kind of life, therefore our elves get themselves into different situations. Check out our elf’s adventures in the homestead kitchen, or hanging