One Herb = Many Benefits

One Herb = Many Benefits

You’ve likely met this super-power of an herb out on a hike and didn’t necessarily think of it too fondly. I still remember the hike where my little guy (when he was about 2) had a run in with it and got quite the rash. Thankfully nettle stings are usually...
Banana Bread

Banana Bread

My grandpa was a baker. Bread and cookies were his specialty. Talk about a kids dream heading to their house at Christmas time. Every cookie you could imagine. Chocolate chip cookies, chocolate chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter cookies, sugar cookies and angel...
Lemon Thyme Chicken Salad

Lemon Thyme Chicken Salad

Have you ever gone to the store, did your full week of grocery shopping and come home only to find you forgot a couple key ingredients for tonight’s dinner? Oh good, glad it’s not just me.   There I was standing in my garden thinking, ‘bugger’, what am I going to...
Any Berry Muffins

Any Berry Muffins

I have a long-standing relationship with muffins. I simply adore them. Particularly warm out of the oven, with a melting pat of butter in the middle. Yum-o.   In fact, the year I spent studying abroad in England I found a particularly divine muffin bakery in...
My Goat Milk Baby

My Goat Milk Baby

I will never forget the first jar of goat milk. My farmer, in her long dress, hair in a topknot, gingerly walked to my car with the very first jar of the season. It was such an emotional moment, feeling as if I had given up, feeling as if I had failed and yet relief...