Shopping at the farmers market has a way of changing your mind about your food. Some incredible lessons emerged from that first visit, which started my own personal food revolution. My first trip to our local farmers market was an eye opener in many ways. Before this experience I had never ... Read More about 7 Things You’ll Learn Shopping at Farmers Markets
Fresh, homemade butter is easier to make than you may think. See how to make butter and buttermilk from a container of cream. The very first time I made butter I searched through seemingly endless websites and blogs that all droned on about how to make butter. Many of the posts were confusing and ... Read More about How to Make Butter: A Visual Guide
Dear Sourdough Starter, Consider this a new start for us.Â Things will be better from here on out. I know we've had our problems in the past.Â I've treated you badly, I've wronged you so many times.Â Our relationship has been one of horrid neglect, hunger pangs, and mold. Full ... Read More about Sourdough Promises
Did you forget to take the butter out of the refrigerator before starting a recipe? See how to quickly soften butter for baking. Did you just get everything you need out to start baking your favorite cookies and then read the words, softened butter and die a little inside? Those are some terrible ... Read More about How to Soften Butter for Baking – Quickly!
Several years ago, I decided I was going to figure out how to make the best chocolate chip cookie ever.Â Three years later, I have done it. Three years of tweaking, replacing this with that, adding more, taking away, and I finally have the most perfect recipe.Â So, read on dear friends, and come ... Read More about Heavenly Mocha Chip Cookies with Sea Salt