food

Productive

Monday morning before sunrise and I feel like I’ve achieved more already this week than last! ✅ Bottled elderberry (natural flu fighter and immune support) flavored kombucha for 2nd ferment ✅ Made tea for next batch of kombucha ✅ Fed my sourdough ✅ Checked on the homemade yogurt in my instant pot ✅ Made baked…

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Josh is it hot

Asher: Josh is it hot!!!! Translation – Asher pronounces Shiloh’s name in a way that sounds like “Josh”. Also, because I try to warn Asher not to touch the oven door, reach for the stove, or eat food before it has a chance to cool, he thinks all food is “HOT” and has named it…

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Post-Partum Food Prep

32w nesting update: after work today’s plans include mega grocery shopping to make freezer/casserole meals for after baby. Any tips on the best prices around Chambersburg to buy 25lbs of chicken breast? BJs? A few other semi-annual cleaning & organizing tasks left. Getting it done before a 4 day beach getaway. Almost there. 6 weeks…

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Spiced Pumpkin-Craisin Cookies

Original recipe from Giada De Laurentiis  1 cup all-purpose flour (I use spelt or sprouted grain) ⅔ cup old-fashioned oats 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon fine salt ¼ teaspoon ground allspice (sometime a dash of ginger, cloves, and nutmeg too) ¾ cup raw sugar, plus additional for sprinkling (I use…

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Spring Pickup

Today starts the culinary season in my kitchen.  It is the first day of weekly pickups at Fulton Farm CSA.  By peak growing season, I gather 2 bags of local, fresh, organic produce. On today’s pick list: Mixed lettuce Spinach Arugala Spring garlic Rhubarb Mint Lemon Balm A tomato plant or a hot pepper plant…

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