Starting Fresh

I don’t dread winter. I actually look forward to it. I love the long, warm summer days spent  digging, picking, and playing, but I look forward to the rest that winter brings. Shorter days and chilly weather means more time ...

Egg Salad with Fresh Herbs

If you’ve ever raised laying hens, then you know the joys of the spring egg-pocolypse. It’s so egg-citing!  The longer days & warmer weather leads to an eggs-treme abundance of eggs. An egg-splosion, if you will.  It’s a blessing to...

Homemade Chicken Stock

I love cooking for my family.  It’s one of my favorite ways to unwind. I get such a feeling of accomplishment when I place a meal on the table with ingredients fresh from my garden, and meat from a bird that...