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Slow Cooker Applesauce

Ok, I could have sworn I published this recipe last fall!!  I really think I did!  But when I went to look for it, it was nowhere to be found.  So alas, applesauce.  Warm, cinnamon-y, comfort food-y slow cooker applesauce. The photos are from this past fall - and I am not at all wishing summer away,… Continue reading Slow Cooker Applesauce

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Balsamic Reduction Beef Stew

Hello!  Here's a blog post about stew in July! Because look, I know its summer and hot and not stewy weather, but the garden be poppin' and we just got our new beef in so I had to!! I typically make this with a red wine reception but I've been having wine parties every week… Continue reading Balsamic Reduction Beef Stew

homestead, travel

Folly Beach – Leaving the Homestead

Thoughts of home & photo memories on the beach Chickens, gardens, and a sourdough starter. Those are are "living" things that need caring for every day as of right now. Oh and kids...(but that's not the focus today!) And honestly, with a system in place it's not a lot of work at all! By far… Continue reading Folly Beach – Leaving the Homestead

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Two Ingredient Sourdough Starter

I didn't choose the simple life.  The simple life chose me.  Which is exponentially better than the thug life choosing me.  And tbh, I really, really dig the simple life. Working with my hands and DIY-ing fills my heart and soul and gives me rest.  It's a way of recharging for my introverted spirit and… Continue reading Two Ingredient Sourdough Starter