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Homemade Concord Grape Frozen Yogurt

Concord grapes have a rich, intense, wonderful taste.  I was excited when I saw this recipe by Sue for homemade grape frozen yogurt.  Not only is it delicious, it’s a great, healthy change of pace from ice cream. This is a quick and  easy recipe that uses just three ingredients.  After preparing and chilling the […]

How to Make Dinosaur Egg Popsicles

A Dinosaur Egg is a pluot. Pluots are the result of naturally cross pollinating plums and apricots producing a fruit that’s sweet and juicy.  These are Natural! No GMO tinkering. You can usually find them in the fruit section of your grocery store. Because of their natural juiciness and great flavors, they make excellent popsicles. […]

No Churn Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

It’s summer and blazingly hot outside.  Wouldn’t some homemade ice cream taste great right about now?  If I told you there was a homemade ice cream that you could make without an ice cream maker, used only two ingredients, and was super creamy, you’d probably say I’m nuts.  But it does exist and it’s delicious! […]

3 Easy to Grow Culinary Herbs

In this post, Kami answers the question “Which kitchen herbs are the easiest to grow?”  She shares 3 kitchen herbs that you can easily grow, even if you haven’t had success in the past growing herbs. She includes photos of each herb and gardening tips, including sunlight, soil and watering information. I don’t want to […]

Homemade Ripe Peach Popsicles

This is probably the best ever summertime treat: ice cold, homemade, ripe peach popsicles.  You can make them with peaches from your garden or the farmers’ market.  In addition to the peaches, there are only two other ingredients. Sue provides a simple recipe, gorgeous photographs, and helpful tips.  Be sure to read her notes at […]

Summer Garden Pesto

This pesto is a wonderful way to use ingredients that you grow in your garden!  What a delicious way to enjoy the fruits of your garden labor. Pesto is easy to make and can be used in so many ways. You can spread it on bread or sandwiches, eggs, pasta and more! Kami has a number […]

Rose Berry Blast Herbal Smoothie

Smoothies are a great way to get a healthy meal without a lot of effort. It’s so easy that even kids can do it.  The younger kids in our family are sometimes leery of trying new fruit.  But if you toss it in a smoothie, they don’t care as long as it tastes good.  So […]

Thirst-Quenching Basil Ginger Limeade Recipe

This is a summer drink that Kami has been serving to friends and family for over 20 years! It uses ginger, fresh basil, lime juice and other ingredients. It would be a great drink to make while watching the Olympics this year. Kami includes the complete recipe and directions at the end of her post. […]

Iced Turmeric Lemonade Recipe

Katie wanted to make a cold drink recipe that used turmeric, so that she could enjoy the health benefits of this spice in the warmer months. By the way, this is a great drink to have when watching summer sporting events or the Olympics on t.v. She first discusses the health benefits of turmeric which […]

Five Uses for Lavender Vinegar

This is a great post by the Nerdy Farm Wife about 5 different ways to use Lavender Vinegar.  You can use lavender vinegar in the laundry, for pet care, hair care, cleaning and relaxation. She also includes a quick recipe for Lavender Vinegar.  You can use 1/4 to 1/2 cup of dried lavender or 1 […]