Melt in Your Mouth Shin Stew

I never know what to do with shin bones.  I've thrown them in stews to give some extra flavor and meat, but I never thought of roasting them in veggies by themselves until I came upon this recipe.  So I thought, "what the heck, I'll give it a try."  Not only did they turn out … Continue reading Melt in Your Mouth Shin Stew

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Jicama Street Tacos with Barbacoa: Quick and Easy

I like to make meals from scratch.  Growing up, my mom often had a home cooked meal of goodness and love on the table at night, so it is easy for me to buy in to the no processed foods, make-food-yourself movement.  BUT in the flurry of the weekday rush, easy, fast prep, and low … Continue reading Jicama Street Tacos with Barbacoa: Quick and Easy

Celebrate Spring: Salad Topped with Sirloin Steak

Spring is here!  With the appearance of spring, I always start craving the crunchy lettuce greens, juicy tomatoes, and bright orange carrots that I grow in my vegetable garden.  So to tide myself over, last night we had a steak salad for dinner.  My husband, Tate is the steak chef, so while I threw a … Continue reading Celebrate Spring: Salad Topped with Sirloin Steak

Meeting our Neighbors: The best part of our farm store

I love our little farm store each Saturday morning. It was a labor of love to set it up in January and February.  We built the walls, insulated it, discovered perfect furniture to re-purpose for counter tops and shelving, rearranged and arranged and arranged the freezers, and ransacked dark closets to find the perfect old license … Continue reading Meeting our Neighbors: The best part of our farm store

Holiday Brisket: Maple Pineapple Brisket

Each year my husband and I throw a Thanksmas gathering for all of our friends as a way to share the holidays together.  This year I decided to include one of our briskets on the menu with a holiday flavored theme.  I found this super simple recipe at www.diyfoodguy.com and you can find the full recipe there. … Continue reading Holiday Brisket: Maple Pineapple Brisket