Honey Ginger Lemonade Health Tonic

I really struggled with what to call this drink. I think by calling it a "lemonade," it sounds like it's sugar-packed drink that kids sell for five cents a cup (actually, I have no idea what the going rate for lemonade is?) at a stand in their driveway. This isn't that ....more

Food Production Tally: February

Those of you that have been around here a while know that my husband and I started a (now defunct) homesteading blog a few years back. We loved writing that blog, but keeping up with it just proved to be too much for us and our already packed schedules. So a lot of that content (gardening, DIY, homesteading, etc.) was rolled into the content here, and I love getting to share that part of my life with you guys! ...more

Chicken Noodle Soup From Scratch

Welp. I'm sick. This is the second illness I've had in three...more

A Day In My Life: February 25, 2015

6:47 am: Juniper stirs next to me (we bedshare), and I turn over, pull her close, and she nurses. Sometimes she falls back asleep, not this time, though. After a few minutes of nursing, her eyes flutter open, she smiles, and starts speaking her adorable baby language ....more

Creamy Taco Macaroni Skillet

This post is brought to you by a Back to Her Roots sponsor. I think you can tell...more

30 Minute Whole Wheat Focaccia Bread

I can't believe I haven't shared this recipe with you guys yet. I've been making this hearty, whole grain, crazy easy focaccia bread for years and years and years. It's a staple in our house because it comes together so darn quickly! ...more

What’s In My Diaper Bag

I spent the last two weeks...more

Chicken Étouffée

I am probably the last person in the world who should be writing about Cajun food. I mean, hello, I live in Indiana....more

Flax Cranberry Breakfast Cookies

If you haven't quite picked up on it yet, I'm a big, fat breakfast cookie lover. I love how easy they are to make (you can bake a batch is less than a half hour). I love that they are a handheld breakfast that is full of nourishing yumminess ....more

Slow Cooker Apple Butter Pulled Pork

This post is brought to you by a Back to Her Roots sponsor. I am so excited to bring you today's post, guys. Not only because the recipe is off-the-charts (I mean, c'mon, apple butter and pulled pork!), but also because it's the first post in my 2015 partnership with my friends at Musselman's Apple Butter ....more