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

Real Food Pantry Tricks: a freezer full of ratatouille

A satisfying winter diet filled with veggies can be a challenge…. Sometimes, I need something warm, filling and rich that’s not soup. Something comforting and velvety in texture that can … Continue reading

October 10, 2013 · 2 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

building your real foods pantry: preparing for cookie emergencies

Golden Raisin Icebox Cookies _______________________________________________________________________ You didn’t know? Yes, there are legitimate cookie emergencies and times when a shortcut to a batch of homemade cookies is a real lifesaver. I … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · 3 Comments

build your real foods pantry: rice

Dirrty as I’m gonna get… at least for today on its way to becoming a tattered & stained favorite xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx One of my indoor winter pleasures is the cook-along book … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 7 Comments

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