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Raspberry Oatmeal Bars

Raspberry Oatmeal Bars

By On August 19, 2016

And just like that *snapping fingers* the dog days of summer have come to an end. Baby-girl is off at what is her first day of Middle School, Boy is slowly waking… Read More

Raspberry Preserves

Raspberry Preserves

By On July 25, 2016

One of the unanticipated side effects of this crazy hot summer that we’ve been having is that the raspberries ripened far more quickly than expected. What normally is a harvest that is… Read More

Mosquito repellent

Homemade Mosquito Repellent

By On July 20, 2016

Mosquito season has arrived with gusto! Spend more than 15 minutes outside in the early morning or evening, or in mosquito havens like the garden, and the flying syringes of death and… Read More


Swiss Chard & Mushroom Pie

By On June 19, 2016

Years before we became parents, Karl and I celebrated countless hours in the kitchen, creating elaborate dishes from far away lands or exploring produce that wasn’t common in our area. Having grown… Read More


Rhubarb Lemonade

By On June 5, 2016

Phew! The day was a hot one! And on days like this, there is nothing better than sitting back with a cold drink in hand – and one that is fitting for… Read More

Featured Product

For the love of eggs…

By On July 19, 2015

If you’ve never had fresh farm eggs I would say you are really missing out. Even free-range, happy chicken eggs from the store have sat in refrigeration for some time. While they… Read More

CSA's - Community Supported Agriculture

Out of the box…or bag

By On June 29, 2015

I’m on a roll. This year I was out of commission for most of the Spring, and as a result we didn’t put in a garden. I wasn’t sure I’d be up to… Read More

CSA's - Community Supported Agriculture

Locally raised potluck pulled pork

By On June 25, 2015

It’s definitely the season for garden parties and potlucks. Lots of great fresh veggies and the like make for some amazing feasts. I can’t wait until our CSA share starts this weekend.… Read More


In the Kitchen

By On April 13, 2014

If you’re here in Northern Colorado today you know what a cold and dreary snowy day it is. Those are my favorites. Why? Because these days are the perfect excuse to get in… Read More

In Season

Bringing home the bacon…or goose

By On December 12, 2013

I’m not myself a hunter. Yet. It is something I think about as I localize my diet. My husband is a hunter. Last week he brought home a goose. From our yard.… Read More