How to Make Hasselback Potatoes

Potatoes are a big staple in my home as a side dish. My daughter is gluten intolerant so we don’t tend to do much pasta, rolls or bread with dinner. Our side dish choices generally involve rice or potatoes in some form. When I was growing up, we generally had mashed potatoes or baked potatoes. […]

Delicious Raw Garden Vegetable Soup Recipe That’s Paleo

I love garden vegetable soups! Since I generally have way too many vegetables in the garden during the summer, I make vegetable soup during the hottest time of the year. I really don’t want to turn the oven on when it’s this hot so I decided that I would make this raw garden vegetable soup […]

Chilled Cucumber Soup with Organic Greek Yogurt

This chilled cucumber soup with organic Greek yogurt recipe is one of the ways I am using up the 8 million cucumbers in my garden. OK, maybe I don’t have 8 million but I am starting to feel like it.  Everyone is tired of cucumbers as the vegetable with every meal and I haven’t had […]

Easy Shrimp Cocktail Sauce Recipe That is Soy Free

I know that most people probably buy cocktail sauce in a jar from the grocery store but with this easy shrimp cocktail sauce recipe you will be able to make your own instead.  I like offering finger food and appetizers when we entertain but in the summer I don’t want to heat up the oven […]

Carrot and Bok Choy Slaw Recipe & 13 Slaw Recipes

This post has been sponsored by Foodie.com. In the summer when there are a lot of fresh vegetables in our garden and at the farmer’s market, one of my favorite ways to enjoy fresh summer vegetables is in a vegetable slaw. Many times when you hear “slaw recipe,” you automatically think of coleslaw drenched in […]

Spring Sorghum Grain Salad Recipe

I love salads in the summer time.  This Spring Sorghum Grain Salad recipe is one of my favorites.  Salads are the perfect accompaniment to barbecued chicken or steak on the grill.  They are easy to make ahead for picnics and parties so that you can just take them out of the refrigerator at the last […]

12 Raw Food Recipes – Cucumber Salad With Dill

You will love these raw food recipes! The raw food diet includes uncooked, unprocessed, mostly organic foods. Main ingredients of the diet include raw fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, and sprouted grains. Some people also eat unpasteurized dairy foods, raw eggs, meat, and fish. Why would someone want to use raw food recipes? Many people believe […]

How to Make Sauerkraut in Mason Jars from Scratch

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. […]

Easy Guacamole Recipe You Can Make In Minutes

You are going to love this easy guacamole recipe! 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 […]

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 […]