Skip the Gatorade (blech) and make this simple Homemade Electrolyte Drink!
Have I mentioned how HOT it’s been in northern Virginia lately? <Insert eye roll from friends and readers in Texas and other places where it’s hot all the time.>Read More
Are you hot? I sure am! We’ve had a major for the east coast heat wave over the past few weeks. Which is why I’m so thankful for this easy way to cool off…Read More
If you’ve kept chickens for any amount of time, I’m sure you know the heartbreak of raising chicks to adulthood only to have them nabbed by a predator just when they’d started laying eggs.
Losing even a few chickens from a small backyard flock is enough to make any homesteader sad, mad and determined to outsmart those wily predators!
In more than four years of raising backyard chickens, we’ve discovered snakes, a possum and a raccoon in our chicken coop. We’ve also had trouble with foxes and hawks.
Our three-acre homestead is situated at the top of a hill with few trees, and hawks are definitely our worst predator.
At least they were.Read More
Paleo Plantain Chips are the perfect grain-free substitution for tortilla chips. Even if you’re not looking to cut down on grains, you’ll love these crunchy little chips. We like them withRead More
I’m hungry. Can I have a snack? If you hear this phrase as often as I do, you’ll love this list of simple real food snacks for kids.
It can be tricky to find acceptable real food snacks for kids, especially if you’re switching over from packaged snacks. But with a bit of planning on your part and a little training for the kids, it’s totally doable.
Hearty Lentil Soup with Balsamic Glaze has a few rockin’ things going for it:Read More
Oh my word, these are the best paleo tortillas! I’ve been on the hunt for a great paleo tortilla recipe and this, my friends, is it.
The Grain-Free Taco Dilemma
We eat this Seasoned Taco Meat frequently. It’s easy, tasty, and I can hide a bajillion veggies in there. Shhh, don’t tell my boys!
Before these awesome paleo plantain tortillas came along, we Read More