Basic Nice Cream

Do you like ice cream on a hot summer day? Or any day? Try nice cream instead! Slice bananas and freeze them. Then blend them with just a little water. Add frozen berries too if you want. Enjoy!

My First Introductions to Raw

Before I had kids, I taught middle school. And I always had allergies, sinus infections, and gut problems. I had bronchitis a few times. I caught every cold or flu that went around. And I was often on heavy antibiotics. Then, I had a ruptured ovarian cyst and symptoms of endometriosis (based on gynecologist evaluation.)... Continue Reading →

What Is My Husband Doing Now?

My husband doesn’t make car payments , which is awesome! But his fearless ingenuity used to cause me to raise my eyebrows, now I roll with it...literally because I drive the cars he provides for me. Here’s what he brought home this morning. He got it for $300 as a parts van off Craigslist in... Continue Reading →

Raw Pad Thai

During my last pregnancy, I craved Pad Thai, and now it’s fun to try raw versions. There are actually tons of different recipes for raw Pad Thai, and all are slightly different. This is our current favorite. It’s a slightly modified version of Kristina’s recipe on FullyRaw. Too much tamarind was a bit too sour... Continue Reading →

Fully Raw Snack

We don’t eat grains very often, but eating raw doesn’t mean all grains must be off the menu! Here’s what I gave the kids for a snack after they played at the park. First,  I put some chia seeds (about 1/2 cup) water (about 3/4 cup), a little raw honey (about 1 teaspoon), and raw... Continue Reading →

My Breakfast Smoothie

We always have a green smoothie for breakfast. I know smoothies are popular, but most smoothies have milk or yogurt in them and, typically, no greens. My usual breakfast smoothies has spinach, dandelion greens, or parsley. I also add frozen berries. You can uses any greens or fruit you desire. In fact, greens need to... Continue Reading →

What is a Raw Food Diet?

My family and I are currently eating a mostly raw food diet. Many people have asked for more information, so I tried to answer a few common questions. If you want more information, or if you want to check out some of my sources of information, please let me know. Also, as you read thorough... Continue Reading →

Vision Revised

I fully believe God gives us visions, sometimes in the from of dreams, goals, desires, or through finding what we need for survival. For the last several months, I’ve set the blog aside while so much changed in our lives...and the vision for the farm changed with it. Sometimes the path God sets us on... Continue Reading →

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