Maple Syrup Taffy!

There is no better way to embrace winter than with maple syrup taffy!  It is simple to do and the only ingredient is real maple syrup.  This is a great activity to do with kids, however, because of the high heat required to boil down the maple syrup, keep them clear until it is time to […]

Wild Rice Turkey Patties; delicious and affordable!

INGREDIENTS: 1 cup cooked wild rice or quinoa 1 tsp sage 3/4 cup chopped onion 1/2 tsp rosemary 1/2 cup chopped green or red pepper 1 1/2 tsp thyme 1/2 cup grated carrot 1 1/2 tsp whole fennel 2 cloves minced garlic 1 1/2 tsp sea salt 1 beaten egg 1/4 tsp black pepper After […]

Adding Value To Your Oranges

DRYING Wash oranges before peeling Place pieces on a cooling rack and dry Break  into small bits and add to hot tea Or place in a blender until it is a powder.  This powder can be used in drinks, smoothies, baking, hot cereals etc. ZEST Before peeling oranges wash and zest This zest can be […]

A Custard Eggnog Drink To Ring In The New Year!

Custard Eggnog: 3 eggs 2 1/2 cups whole milk 1 cup whipping cream 1\4 cup organic sugar 2 tsp. vanilla 1-2 tbsp. maple syrup or raw honey 1/8 tsp. nutmeg pinch of salt Directions: Mix 3 beaten farm fresh eggs, 1/4 cup organic sugar, pinch of salt and 2 1/2 cups whole milk. Cook over low […]

Caramel Corn Recipe (corn syrup free)

Thank you to local authors Colleen Anderson and Joyce Kaping, for sharing this great recipe from their blog “Farm Girl Fresh”.  For more recipes and food inspiration, check out their website! CARAMEL CORN 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1/3 cup popcorn (8 cups popped) 3 tablespoons honey 3 tablespoons maple syrup 3 tablespoons butter 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla […]

Roasted Vegetables: Quick, Easy and Delicious

Vegetable Suggestions: Brussel sprouts, sweet potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, green and red peppers, onions, carrots, peeled squash, cabbage, and mushrooms. Directions: Scrub and chop vegetables so that they are close to the same size and fill 1 or more pans/cookie sheets with a single layer of vegetables Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Sprinkle vegetables with sea salt, […]