My version of a special Mexican snack - the Mangonada.
Homemade almond milk is easy to make and delicious.
Who doesn’t love granola in some form or another? This winter I went in search of a perfect farmhouse granola to offer my guests.
During the final dismal days of winter, I whip up a batch of this healthy, comforting soup that features the finest of Spring produce.
Grandma's 55-year-old recipe inspired us to crack a few dozen butternuts so we could make her Black Walnut Cake.
Here's a really easy recipe where we use the preserved lemons we made a month ago.
Pretzels are fun to make. They take a little time, but they taste delicious!
What's been going on as we wait to get our cows.
Leftover eggnog can transform Sunday brunch into a delicious treat!
We gleaned a whole lot of lemons and made this tasty treat.
A fishy stew brings back loving memories of Christmas times gone by.
Texas Tornado Cake is a perfect potluck dessert and great for the upcoming holidays.
It seems like this year was a bumper apple crop for most. If you are looking for a delicious way to use up a few extra apples, try this Bundt cake recipe.
A long lost recipe comes to light after years of being lost.
No one will ever suspect that this cake has a "secret ingredient"!
A local restaurant's recipe from the Depression created the best fried chicken anywhere.
It is pumpkin time and here is a wonderful pumpkin muffin recipe.
Whether you are a vegan or not, this Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe is a crowd-pleaser.
Gelatin salads aren't as much of a joke as some people think they are.
Consider this recipe as intense tomato essence.
An easy dessert makes a person feel better when there's trouble.
It is that time of year again when my garden is bursting with zucchini. I turn my back for a moment and the zucchini have doubled in size.
And save money with these easy recipes for mayonnaise and barbecue sauce.
If you or one of your neighbors has extra rhubarb this year, give this recipe a try. It’s easy and delicious!
When ready to make tortillas, heat cast iron griddle or pan to medium/medium-high heat.
I am going to share with you an unusual salad that is right in season and absolutely delicious.
The cake recipe is so simple and makes a delicious and moist cake. The real time-consuming element is the assembly.
Muesli is easy to make and delicious. And healthy!
Learn to properly soak your grains with this whole wheat muffin recipe.
A recipe for Buttermilk Blueberry Muffins.
A recipe and hints for making German Goulash.
My childhood favourite pecan pie.
For a first attempt at baking this iconic Irish recipe, I think it came out all right.
Take a walk back in history with this bean recipe that originated in the days of the Spanish missions of California.
A home-cooked dessert for comfort and citrus bliss.
A recipe for french onion soup and hints for success.
Ways to use the convenient packages of broccoli slaw found in supermarkets.
Pumpkin muffins aren't just for the Thanksgiving season. We love these muffins all year round.
Recipe for guacamole and ways to use it.
An old-fashioned ginger cookie recipe inspired a tasty new version!
Did you know that homemade marshmallows are really easy? They're also super-yummy, you can make them different flavors, and they melt like magic in your hot cocoa. Perfect for the holidays!
Here's an authentic recipe for buttery cookies using the addition of almond flour.
When our family gets together, I am always asked to make our mom’s homemade rolls. These rolls are so easy and so delicious, especially hot out of the oven. Now that I am sharing our family recipe, you have no excuse not to make them yourself.
New Orleans inspired the recipe for BBQ Shrimp.
Thanksgiving on the farm and a recipe for Turkey Potpie.
This delicious breakfast takes a little while to make but it's worth the wait!
A blog about my memories of apples from childhood, about the struggle to keep more variety options and a recipe for Chunky Apple Cake.
As a chef and farmer, my days are full of work, and yet I always stop and make time to enjoy seasonal produce as it comes to market. I have such a fondness for anything raspberry - my love for this fruit goes a long way back.
This blog is about handling “suprise” guests on your farm - something new to a city girl. It gives you a quick, simple and traditional recipe to have on hand for unexpected guests.
Like all occupations, farming has its challenges. For that matter, so does life. In the midst of our busy days, we need to notice those good moments.
This post is about blueberry picking at my local pick-your-own farm. It includes a quick and easy blueberry bread recipe.
The author got more than she bargained for when she decided to try growing Walla Walla onions.
These hamburger buns will replace your storebought ones.
The author, worn out from an extraordinarily busy week at the ranch, offers an easy chicken recipe. Great for when you're worn out or know you are going to be.
A cool creamy coconut pie is just right for Summer time.
Super easy to make and ever so scrumptious - a recipe from the old farm.
Making the classic pot pie with rabbit meat.
Mush is a tradition at our house. Anytime the family is together there will be at least one batch of mush.
Beat winter's chill with this delicious, made-from-scratch chai tea!
A Wilson family tradition - homemade cinnamon rolls.
Biscotti is a delicate, crisp Italian cookie that's filled with nutty goodness. My recipe has been tweaked a bit to make it even healthier. And there are lots of suggested "tweaks" you can try out as well!
A recipe for my mom's famous Oatmeal Molasses Cookies.
A celebration of family for Thanksgiving.
Fond childhood memories stimulated from this month’s Capper’s Farmer Magazine edition.
Susan finally learned to appreciate homemade mincemeat after becoming a homesteader and canner. Bringing back wonderful memories of childhood, mincemeat is now a holiday staple at her house.
An easy way to make beautiful and tasty pumpkin pickles.
A paragraph or two on what different people consider comfort foods.
A trip to the garden to grab some cucumbers for a delicious down-home salad sends me on a trip down memory lane. Do you remember this recipe from your grandmother's kitchen table?
What to plant in a fall garden and how.
At first glance a dinner party and hunting knife don't seem to go together but then you probably don't know Ethan Becker or his mother or grandmother.
You can find thousands of recipes on the internet but you can't find your memories. Recipe cards remind of friends and family who shared their best recipes with us; generations of love on handwritten cards.
Peach Cobbler, it's a Southern classic and so easy to make. The basic recipe is so easy a child can make it but you can add your own flair with special spices or even change the fruit to what's fresh and available in your area.