Category: Recipes

Strawberry Rhubarb Dessert Bars

Rhubarb on its own is usually quite tart, which is why you see it paired with strawberries or raspberries. In my experience, the color of the rhubarb stalk is not an indication of the flavor. […]

Recipe Spotlight: Homemade Pita Bread

Homemade pita really isn’t as hard as you may think. Plus, when you make them from scratch you can control the type of flour that you use. I have a flour mill and grind fresh whole wheat berries for the wheat flour in this recipe, but store-bought flour works well too, just make sure it’s as fresh as you can get for better flavor.

Recipe Spotlight: Raspberry Rhubarb Crisp

There really is not much better about summer than sun-sweetened raspberries!  Here’s a favorite recipe of ours using two of summer’s fruits: raspberries and rhubarb.

Recipe Spotlight:  Classic Crème Brûlée

Classic Crème Brûlée We get to enjoy treats like these when our farm fresh eggs are plentiful. Turn everyday ingredients like eggs, whipping cream and sugar into a classic custard with make-ahead qualities. Ingredients 6 […]

Steam Fresh Eggs Using the Instant Pot

If you’re fortunate enough to have your own laying hens, (or purchase fresh eggs directly from a farmer) then you may already know the one downside to having the freshest eggs possible: they don’t peel […]

Recipe Spotlight: Healthy Carrot Muffins

With a little planning, carrots are a great crop to plant in the fall and harvest throughout the winter. They actually get sweeter with the colder weather.  Here’s a recipe I like to use when carrots are abundant.

Using Up Extra Eggs with Bacon Egg and Spinach Cups

When we have a plentiful supply of eggs, I’m usually looking for creative ways to make eggs seem not so boring. I can only get away with serving “breakfast for dinner” so many times before […]

Don’t Throw Away Flavor,  Make Turkey Stock From Thanksgiving Scraps

I’ve shared with you on another blog about how to brine your farm-raised turkey for the most tender and juiciest Thanksgiving bird ever, but did you know that you can use those leftover bones skin […]

Recipe Spotlight: How to Brine Poultry

Instructions on how to brine poultry by Marie Nichols, Rusty Plow Farms

Recipe Spotlight: Turkey, Egg & Spinach Mini Quiches

Turkey, Egg, Spinach & Cheese Mini Quiche Recipe We like this recipe for a quick snack or breakfast. In the fall months, we typically have spinach just beginning to be ready for harvest and the […]