Apple Fennel Cinnamon Breakfast Hash

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 18, 2014 | Category : Recipes

DSC_0090
TweetMy husband was a hard convert over to paleo. Unlike me, he has never suffered from any digestive issues and he is always in great shape. He’s a farmer which means he’s super active and doesn’t have to worry about his weight. He is also almost never hungry – skipping...
Read more

Five Ways to Raise the Bar for Halloween

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 15, 2014 | Category : lifestyle, Recipes, Uncategorized

IMG_8378
TweetIt’s almost time for Halloween, with all it’s chocolate, costumes, and tricks. As a farmer, nutritionist, and mother, I thought I’d share some thoughts on how you can make your holiday a little more sustainable, and still have a lot of fun. 1. Boycott Cheap Chocolate. Those miniatures, peanut butter...
Read more

Brisket Soup with Fennel, Cabbage and Potatoes

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 13, 2014 | Category : Recipes

DSC_0094
TweetI came up with this recipe this morning. On our farm, we rotate who cooks crew lunch each day. Mondays are my day. I had prepared brisket the day before, and had a ton of leftovers. I thought it would be great to use the leftover brisket for a hearty...
Read more

Breaking the Mold

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 8, 2014 | Category : Uncategorized

10492294_10204441314257884_4543334737285641406_n
TweetI don’t usually write such personal posts, but yesterday I had a birthday. It’s a large number (41 to be exact!), and I was feeling down. I was all bummed for a few days actually, worried about getting older, losing my beauty and adding more wrinkles. I was angry with...
Read more

Modern Farm Girls: Episode 3 – Farmer Tans Calendar, Ornery Animals, and Listener Questions

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 4, 2014 | Category : Podcast

mfg_banner_opt2_640x360
Tweet  “Sometimes you end up chasing cows down two miles of dirt road and just wondering what happened to your life.” …It’s Modern Farm Girls Podcast Episode 003!  Welcome back y’all! Liz Wolfe and I talk the “Farmer Tans” calendar controversy, homestead stories, ornery animals AND we answer listener questions!     ...
Read more

Creamy Roasted Butternut Soup with Ginger and Cilantro: Recipe and Giveaway

By: | 1 Comment | On: September 27, 2014 | Category : reviews

Screen Shot 2014-09-25 at 10.00.19 AM
TweetI’m really excited about Cindy Sexton’s new book, “Paleo Takes 5 or Fewer: Healthy Eating Was Never Easier with These Delicious 3, 4 and 5 Ingredient Recipes”. This bright, happy, and easy-breezy book is a great addition to any cook’s kitchen. The idea of eating a paleo diet can seem...
Read more

The Heal Your Gut Cookbook: Review

By: | 7 Comments | On: September 25, 2014 | Category : reviews

DSC_0020
Tweet Hilary Boynton and Mary Brackett have taken a diet which might seem like an overwhelming and unattractive meal plan and have turned it into art. They have celebrated the beauty of healing with the GAPS Diet (Gut and Psychology Syndrome, based on the book by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride) in...
Read more

Pastured Pigs

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 24, 2014 | Category : Videos

Screen Shot 2014-09-24 at 8.16.45 PM
TweetHere’s a new video showing how we raise our pigs on pasture/in the woods, which produces a happier pig and a healthier product for us to eat. If you eat bacon, you should watch this! Google+
Read more

Episode 2 – Sustainable Dish: Rotational Grazing, CSAs, Cooking and More

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 8, 2014 | Category : Videos

sustainabledish_youtube_banner
Tweet In this episode, you’ll learn about how we run our CSA (Community Supported Agriculture), plus how we raise our sheep using intensive rotational grazing. I’ll be making cucumber noodles, and you’ll find out how we play Capture the Flag, farm style! Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for updates. Google+
Read more

Modern Farm Girls: Episode 2 – Keeping Chickens 101

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 3, 2014 | Category : Podcast

mfg_banner_opt2_640x360
TweetWelcome to Modern Farm Girls: Real Food Radicals Bringing Backwoods Back. This is the place to be for farm talk, homesteading adventures and all thing self-sufficient and sustainable. Liz Wolfe, author of Eat the Yolks and I started this show so that we could share pieces of our farm life with you. Liz...
Read more