Auburn Meadow Farm

A modern heritage foodstead

eagle brand, schmeagle brand: sweet jars of DIY heaven

What do fudge, iced coffee, caramel, ice cream, cream liqueurs & pies have in common?  Sweetened condensed milk, that’s what. _________________________________________________________________________________ I don’t have a great answer to explain my … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · 8 Comments

foraging the farm: great balls of pork

Inspiration for Velcro? No kidding… _________________________________________________________________________ There are few things I love more than looking at something reviled through a new lens and finding that it’s actually just misunderstood. And, … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · 15 Comments

10 reasons you need a freezer full of ratatouille

Last call all ye wannabe preservers. Soon enough, we’ll be forced to choose one of our off-season options for our veggies. If you’ve been a busy preserver Ant, your winter veggies … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · 5 Comments

lard have mercy: wonderous fried pies

Old school fried pie – proof that pleasures can be coaxed from hard times _________________________________________________________________________ Garden & Gun, I’m mad at you. And, after I’m finished hugging you, I’m going … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · 11 Comments

building a real foods pantry: everyday cornmeal cookies

Closest I’ll get to sunshine this cold, gray early spring day ——————————————————————————————————————– Sugar  Corn Pops, Bugles, Niblets, Jiffy Cornbread Mix, Fritos, and summer’s long-awaited treat corn on the cob was … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · 4 Comments

worth every dirtied dish: walnut waffles

Beautiful waffles, my favorite slow morning treat. Warm, sweet, their crisp-yet-tender pockets puddled with farm-fresh (whipped!) butter and (real!) maple syrup. Mmmm… Or maybe not swimming at all; the right … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · 8 Comments

in which we ask: are you hungry enough?

Hungry enough for change I mean. By now you’ve probably seen or heard about this on Facebook or someplace… it’s a pretty spectacular argument for eliminating or reducing food stamps … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 11 Comments

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