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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 

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 Mezze Platter with Crispy Pita Chips

Easy Mezze Platter with Crispy Pita Chips

Since I have started following the Mediterranean Way of eating, I have traded making charcuterie boards for making Mezze platters. Making a colorful, healthy mezze Platter is easy. Since I follow a Mediterranean diet meal plan and prep my food for the week, I will 

Getting started with chickens on the Homestead or Hobby Farm

Getting started with chickens on the Homestead or Hobby Farm

Getting started with chickens on the homestead was what we were most excited about when we decided to buy a property with land. We were so excited to start raising chickens for eggs. We had dreams of baskets of farm fresh eggs and a rooster 

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 Cashew Milk for Recipes and Coffee

Easy Cashew Milk for Recipes and Coffee

I am from Wisconsin, it goes without saying that I love my cheese and dairy however, as I have gotten older it does not love me back. As a result, I have tried many different plant based milk alternatives. I am not a fan of 

Get started with Easy Mediterranean Meal Planning

Get started with Easy Mediterranean Meal Planning

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 

Simple Cherry Almond Oat Muffins

Simple Cherry Almond Oat Muffins

I have always loved cherry flavored desserts and I love almonds too. These Simple Cherry Almond oat muffins are delicious and combine two of my favorite flavors. These muffins are perfect for grab and go or to have as a quick anytime snack.  The sugar filled 

Easy Maple Pumpkin Oat Muffins

Easy Maple Pumpkin Oat Muffins

Muffins are delicious. If you are in our recipe sharing facebook group Homesteading Recipes and Meal Planning you know that I am always making homemade cashew coffee creamer. Since I have so much pulp left from that process, I make a different kind of muffin 

How to make easy crab dip

How to make easy crab dip

I am dip fanatic. Give me a dip and some crackers, chips or vegetables and I am a happy girl. Because I have a gluten sensitivity, I almost always bring a gluten free dip to most events. As a result, I have several easy dip 

How to Make Kielbasa Stuffed With Cheese Grits

How to Make Kielbasa Stuffed With Cheese Grits

When I was a kid my mom used to make cheesy mashed potato stuffed Kielbasa Sausage whenever we had leftover mashed potatoes and my sister and I loved it. One day I found myself with an abundance of leftover cheese grits from making Shrimp n’ 

My Mama’s easy and delicious Frittata

My Mama’s easy and delicious Frittata

I am always looking for new ways to use our farm fresh eggs on the homestead. Frittatas are a great way to make a fancier breakfast or even Brinner on those night you want a Second breakfast. First of all, let us state the obvious 

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 Shrimp Scampi with Zoodles

Easy Shrimp Scampi with Zoodles

I have adored shrimp scampi ever since I was a little girl.   Garlicky and delicious, what is not to love?  It is the ultimate comfort food.  Fantastic over pasta, rice, grits, pretty much anything.   Using zoodles gives this old favorite a new low-carb twist.  Shrimp 

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