Easy and Good Healthy Camping Food

Easy and Good Healthy Camping Food

For those who want to go camping and still eat good meals, here is my easy camp food tip. Double up on your meals the week prior to your camp trip! Eating healthy food while camping When we go camping, I use my “time off” to cook, and to cook well. On a camp trip…

Quick & Easy Oven Roasted Whole Chicken

Quick & Easy Oven Roasted Whole Chicken

An oven roasted whole chicken is the perfect dinner. It’s my super easy “wholesome” and “healthy” dinner because it is quick and can be paired with any vegetables I have on hand. It takes almost no time to get the chicken and vegetables into a pan and in the oven. One hour later, dinner is…

Create a tomato arch trellis, and you will score a bounty of fruit!

Create a tomato arch trellis, and you will score a bounty of fruit!

Creating a tomato arch trellis is a must-do experiment for any gardener. When you create an arch trellis, the tomato plants thrive on a runway. In the end, they will produce a bounty of fruit come harvest time! We trellised our tomatoes and we are so pleased with the production. We are going to show…

Plant vegetables the entire fall and winter

Plant vegetables the entire fall and winter

Do you think you missed getting a head start on your very own fall and winter garden? Do not fret – it is NOT too late to plant vegetable seeds. You can plant vegetables throughout fall and winter … allow me to give you the exciting scoop. I know that when fall sneaks up, there…

The quickest way to freeze your tomatoes

The quickest way to freeze your tomatoes

The quickest way to freeze your tomatoes is using your food processor. I used the Cuisinart 14-cup food processor. This machine is a ‘beast’, and in less than 10 seconds, you can process an abundant harvest of tomatoes to freeze for the winter months. Allow me to share with you how quickly I processed a…

Enjoy homemade chai tea latte to make everything better

Enjoy homemade chai tea latte to make everything better

Smell the aroma of a homemade chai latte. A recipe using whole ingredients: cinnamon sticks, fresh ginger, cardamom, star anises, peppercorns, cloves and milk. The brilliant taste of warm spices tickle the taste buds and create a delightful cozy feeling while watching the snow flakes fall! I was first introduced to a homemade chai latte…

Cottage pie makes a quick last minute “wow” dinner

Cottage pie makes a quick last minute “wow” dinner

Cottage Pie Ingredients Easy cottage pie is a quick last minute dinner. Cottage pie is the easiest “wow” dinner that you can make in less than 40 minutes. While your potatoes are softening, brown your mince meat and chop some vegetables. Add some grated cheese, and wham bam you have a decadent meal. This is…

While you make 1 lasagna, make lots (best freezer meals!)

While you make 1 lasagna, make lots (best freezer meals!)

While you make 1 lasagna, why not make 3? It recently crossed my mind that while you make 1 lasagne, why not make lots of lasagna? I don’t know why I haven’t considered it before, or why no one has told told me about this power trick. While I have everything out for a particular…

Never buy hummus again, 3 ingredients to make your own

Never buy hummus again, 3 ingredients to make your own

Once you know that it only takes 3 ingredients to make your own hummus, you will simply never never buy it again. I’ve always seen hummus as a very unattractive dip. Before I tasted it, I thought it would tasty like dirt. Much to my surprise, it was an elegant spread that danced well to…

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Garden plan 101: list of foods you love

Garden plan 101: list of foods you love

When you first sit down to begin your garden plan 101, make a list of the foods you love to eat. Time and garden space is your garden currency. When you use it well, you will plant the best garden you have ever had! What foods do you love? I recommend that you start with…

Garden plan 102: make a calendar to plant easily

Garden plan 102: make a calendar to plant easily

Welcome back to the series on planning a garden! This week’s garden plan encourages you to make a calendar that makes planting easy. This is my favourite part of planning my garden because I love calendars. I love securing a date for a task and know about scheduled appointments ahead of time. This allows me…

Garden Plan 103: Map the best vibrant productive garden

Garden Plan 103: Map the best vibrant productive garden

When you sit down to do a garden map, planning is key. There are a few very important things to consider. Planning the map is knowing how much to plant which is the most important part for me to avoid waste. The space you have, the crops you want to grow and the elements in…

Garden plan 104: unleash the best harvest calendar

Garden plan 104: unleash the best harvest calendar

Hear me when I tell you gardening is easy! You may think that the goal is to grow food, but there is an even greater goal. Think past the growing of vegetables and flowers and focus on your game plan for using the veggies and making flower arrangements. You can make a harvest calendar and…

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Easy and Good Healthy Camping Food

Easy and Good Healthy Camping Food

For those who want to go camping and still eat good meals, here is my easy camp food tip. Double up on your meals the week prior to your camp trip! Eating healthy food while camping When we go camping, I use my “time off” to cook, and to cook well. On a camp trip…

Quick & Easy Oven Roasted Whole Chicken

Quick & Easy Oven Roasted Whole Chicken

An oven roasted whole chicken is the perfect dinner. It’s my super easy “wholesome” and “healthy” dinner because it is quick and can be paired with any vegetables I have on hand. It takes almost no time to get the chicken and vegetables into a pan and in the oven. One hour later, dinner is…