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Do you ever mix savory and sweet? This dark chocolate spice cake combines dark cocoa with cumin and cinnamon for a unique yet satisfying flavor.

Gluten Free Dark Chocolate Spice Cake

Do you ever mix savory and sweet? This dark chocolate spice cake combines dark cocoa with cumin and cinnamon for a unique yet satisfying flavor. Sometimes you just need chocolate. Am I right? And sometimes you need dark chocolate…with a twist. Something New I recently got to try the new Stonyfield double cream yogurt and …

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This week's kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda include catching up in the kitchen and getting back to regular activities.

Kid-Friendly Real Food Meal Plan Week of 1-22-17

This week’s kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda include catching up in the kitchen and getting back to regular activities. Last Sunday I posted that we were over the hump with sickness. I guess I was wrong. It continued on for the rest of the week. The girls seemed to have a regression every …

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This week's kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda include getting everyone back to full health, spending lots of time in the kitchen and filling the freezer with pork.

Kid-Friendly Real Food Meal Plan Week Of 1-15-17

This week’s kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda include getting everyone back to full health, spending lots of time in the kitchen and filling the freezer with pork. I’m happy to start a new week! Last week we had a yucky virus run through all the kids (partly while my husband was out of …

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This week's kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda focus on fun in the kitchen, homeschooling and new activities. It's going to be a busy week!

Kid-Friendly Real Food Meal Plan Week Of 1-8-17

This week’s kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda focus on fun in the kitchen, homeschooling and new activities. It’s going to be a busy week! It’s a new week. A week for new experiences on the farm. Although we are finding farm life is a lot of work (and we don’t even have animals …

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Every year I take steps towards breaking the chains of anxiety and OCD. Every year I learn more about myself and grow closer to God. This year...I'm going all in.

Going All In This Year

Every year I take steps towards breaking the chains of anxiety and OCD. Every year I learn more about myself and grow closer to God. This year…I’m going all in. 2016 was quite a year. There were so many amazing things that happened (I wrote about it here). That doesn’t mean 2017 will be a …

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This week's kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda focus on getting back into routines, starting school and making nourishing food.

Kid-Friendly Real Food Meal Plan Week Of 1-1-17

This week’s kid-friendly real food meal plan and agenda focus on getting back into routines, starting school and making nourishing food. Happy New Year!! It’s hard to believe we’re at the start of a new year. Getting Back On Track. For now I’m focusing on the new week. And I’m so excited to get back …

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I started the year with dreams and fears. But I certainly never thought it would end like this!

I Never Thought It Would End Like This

I started the year with dreams and fears. But I certainly never thought it would end like this! Wow! Sometimes that’s all I can say. Wow! When I look back on this past year I’m completely amazed and astounded. I started the year feeling very uncertain. About the only thing that was certain was that …

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This week's real food meal plan and agenda focus on house work, fun foods and family time.

Real Food Meal Plan Week Of 12/25/16

This week’s real food meal plan and agenda focus on house work, fun foods and family time. Merry Christmas!! I pray you have a blessed day of celebrating our Lord’s birth. What a special day it is. We will be celebrating with extended family. We already had a great time with family last week too!! …

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This week's real food meal plan and agenda focus on celebrating Christmas with family and continuing the unpacking process.

Real Food Meal Plan Week Of 12/18/16

This week’s real food meal plan and agenda focus on celebrating Christmas with family and continuing the unpacking process. It’s crazy that we’ve been living on the farm for a week now! I really thought I’d be more emotional/sentimental about the old house. But this already feels like home (aside from not knowing where half …

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