Sweet Squash Soup with Quinoa

This is one of my all time favorite soups, especially in winter.  With its apricot nectar it really is a sweet treat.  I love quinoa and squash.  While most soups take a few hours to develop this is done in an hour from prep to table.  I suggest serving with a savory bread or dehydrated [...]

By | February 20th, 2016|Recipes|0 Comments

Making Indian Paneer Cheese

Paneer is really easy to make.  With just 3 ingredients and 45 minutes you can have fresh homemade cheese. Ingredients: 1/2 gallon raw milk  (If you are not using raw milk then add 1/4 tsp calcium chloride mixed in 1/4 c cold sterilized water.) 5 tsp Lemon Juice salt (optional) Paneer is an Indian cheese [...]

By | December 26th, 2015|Recipes, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cream of Nettle Soup

As we head towards spring there is plenty of nettle for the taking.  In more temperate climates nettle is pretty much year round. If you are unfamiliar with nettle, a brush with it will acquaint you quickly. Stinging nettle is everywhere in the Northwest.  I am always careful when hiking and so you [...]

By | December 20th, 2015|Recipes|0 Comments

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Pumpkin is so yummy.  It's one of those things that says happy to me. Pumpkin pie comes at the beginning of the holiday rush and is reminiscent of all things holiday.  Since bread pudding is one of my favorite treats, I worked out a recipe for this favorite dish with luscious pumpkin. This recipe is [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Recipes|0 Comments