excalibur 3926TB dehydrator review

Dehydrator Review: Excalibur 3926TB

If you’ve been toying with the idea of dehydrating, or you’ve been doing your dehydrator research, or, in fact, if you already dehydrate food stuffs, you’ve most likely heard of Excalibur, and probably heard that it’s the bee’s knees of the home dehydrator brands. Excalibur is known for its quality and durability, but its models […]

Find Out Why You Should Use a Home Food Dehydrator

Recently we’ve repeatedly heard “Why should I bother with a dehydrator?”, so we thought we’d lay out the best reasons to use one. A home food dehydrator is a great investment for your kitchen, but they’re not for everyone. Read on to decide whether a dehydrator would work for you. They’re relatively simple to use, […]

8 Foods to Regrow From Kitchen Scraps

Every day we throw away or compost piles of fruit and vegetable peelings. But did you know you’re actually wasting an awesome source of free food? No, we’re not suggesting you suck on potato peelings! Regrowing food from your kitchen scraps – and knowing which foods you can buy once and grow forever – is […]

wall of strawberries

6 Genius Ways to Grow Strawberries

Strawberries are delicious when they’re fresh off the plant and yes, you can grow them directly in the ground if you have enough space. But planting strawberries at ground level is like ringing the dinner bell for every pest in a 5-mile radius. Aside from destruction from rats, mice, squirrels, slugs, birds, and just about […]

wild asparagus

Easy Asparagus Recipes for Any Occasion

Now that you know how to forage asparagus, you’ll have a plentiful supply in your kitchen when it’s in season (and when it’s not if you preserve it correctly). We thought we should share some of our favorite asparagus recipes. So, other than steaming it or wrapping it in bacon and having it as an […]

gluten-free bread recipe

Dairy and Gluten-Free Bread Recipe: Hearty Seven Grain Loaf

Tasty bread is hard to come by when you’re following a gluten and dairy free diet. However, with this delectable recipe, you can eat your fill of fresh, tasty, handmade bread that’s packed with grains and goodness. Chock-full of scrumptious goodness, this dairy and gluten-free bread recipe is definitely a winner – and very popular […]

peppery winter stew

Hearty, Healthy One Pots: Peppery Winter Stew Recipe

When the nights draw in and the weather turns colder, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a thick, warming winter stew or a fabulously flavorful seasonal soup, particularly if you include some veggies that you’ve grown yourself. To make these dishes even more satisfying, they’re comparatively healthy, too, without compromising on taste. And, to cap […]