Homemade Healthy Ice Cream. It’s Good, I Swear.

Homemade Healthy Ice Cream. It’s Good, I Swear.

Health homemade ice cream We love ice cream, I mean, it can get to an unhealthy point. I am not going to lie. So we cut ourselves off of ice cream a little short of two years now. Don't get me wrong we have indulged a few times here and there but if we don't check ourselves, shit can get real, real fast! But who doesn't want ice cream, right? It is just so nice and creamy and cold. Damn it, I want some right now! Anyway, back to my point. One night the thought of ice cream popped into our heads. And then another thought popped into my head... Frozen bananas I thought, why not try and use frozen [...]

Chicken Feeder. Making Life Easier.

Chicken Feeder. Making Life Easier.

Trying to maintain a homestead, even on a small scale, can be difficult to balance when you throw working full time in the mix. As our journey has progressed and chores are divided, we try to make things as easiest as possible for us. As badly as we would love to tend to our homestead full time, we both wake up every morning and go to work. So, in order for things to work, you know things like..... keeping the house clean, kids fed and bathed, dinner, lunches, tending to the garden, the chickens, kefir, kombucha, composting....... We have to get tricky with how we accomplish all these things while still having energy for us. Believe me, it is not [...]

Pizza on The Grill? Yes Please!

Pizza on The Grill? Yes Please!

Pizza on the grill y'all! Whhhhaatt! You mean I don't have to heat up my kitchen by turing on my oven to make delicious pizza? Yes please! If y'all are in search for the perfect pizza dough head on over here and check out the recipe I have found, tweaked and loved. I am a pizza lover but more times than not...wait what am I saying, I mean..... every single time, when we order pizza, we feel like total crap after. Which, really sucks because it is such an easy dinner and after working all week and I just want something easy. But paying the price afterward for convenience is just not worth it. So, I tried one more time to take [...]

Homemade Pizza Dough

Homemade Pizza Dough

Oh pizza, how I have searched for years to find the perfect homemade pizza dough recipe to make you delicious. I have failed multiple times. But I never gave up and finally, I have found a recipe that will do you justice. Wanna hear how easy it was? Well, let me tell you then. If you are anything like me, you want pizza more times in a month than you probably should. But seriously, ordering pizza from out is a great idea for an easy dinner, then once you are done eating, you regret every bite. And the idea of homemade pizza is awesome, but when it comes out like cardboard EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. you are just not into it [...]

Lip Smackin’ Good Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Lip Smackin’ Good Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

  HOMEMADE OATMEAL COOKIES. Finding a damn good delicious AND healthy oatmeal raisin cookie recipe can be really hard. The pictures look great but then you make it and they taste like......crap, I'm just gonna say it y'all. They taste like crap.  I don't know about you but I want an oatmeal raisin cookie that is still healthy, without tasting like cardboard. I want a cookie that is full of flavor not just sugar. And I want a cookie I can give my kids without totally feeling guilty. I mean, this recipe calls for light brown sugar. Is that healthy? Well, if it's going to give me a cookie like it did, without using processed white sugar, it's healthy in my [...]