Backyard Homestead ~ Real Food Family

Homestead Update: Bunny Love, Bees!, Trimming Tomatoes, A New Chicken Coop and an Exploding Tower Garden

Our tiny little backyard homestead is in full summer swing right now. Our native plants attract tons of wildlife- hummingbirds, butterflies, song birds, and plenty of caterpillars. The girls are loving their Caterpillars of North America field guide book- trying to identify things. CHALLENGE: Can you find the caterpillar on the pink sage bush? Hint:…

Blackberry Lavender Scones ~ Real Food Family #realfood #traditionalfood #wholefoods

Blackberry Lavender Scones

If you had to pick 5 fruits you couldn’t live without, what would they be? I know, it’s a difficult question. Did you forget strawberries? Peaches? Blueberries? Watermelon? Well, those are on my top list (especially watermelon, which happens to be my favorite food. Not just fruit…food!) PAID ENDORSEMENT DISCLOSURE: I may receive monetary compensation…

Real Food Family® University- A Step by Step Series on Adopting a REAL FOOD and Natural Living Lifestyle

Real Food Family University: Introduction

Do you want your family to be a Real Food Family? We live in a time when there are way too many options for “food”, yet most of what is available to eat shouldn’t even be considered food at all. Eating “real food” is fortunately becoming a popular trend lately and there is a ton…

The Perfect Egg Salad with Easy Homemade Mayo and Lacto-Fermented Pickles ~ Real Food Family

Perfect Egg Salad with Homemade Mayo and Lacto-Fermented Pickles {Gluten Free and Grain Free Option}

You’re either an egg salad person or you’re not. For me, egg salad sandwiches were one of the meals that I could actually handle eating during the first trimester of my current pregnancy. It helped me quiet the guilt of feeling like I wasn’t getting any of the essential nutrient dense foods I should eat…