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

in which we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Hmmmmmm. Is it really St. Patrick’s Day already? What should we talk about?  Irish Soda Bread?  NOBODY will be writing about THAT.  Irish Stew? Ditto. Irish ham? Colcannon? Guinness? Whiskey? … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · 5 Comments

a steamy cuppa valentine love

Grand gestures are showy, but quiet, small ones are sweeter. _________________________________________________________________________ Today is that favorite day of retailers, florists and restauranteurs everywhere, Valentine’s Day. And while I’m weary of the commercialized aspect … Continue reading

February 14, 2014 · 6 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

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

M is for cream pie

This post is brought to you by the letter M _________________________________________________________________________ Don’t be mad letter C, I know I wouldn’t have cream, coconut or cantaloupe without you. But my Mother’s birthday, Mother’s Day, Memorial … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · 6 Comments

hello, hello, hel-lo

Have you missed us?  I’ve been rushing around like a crazy woman and have a million things to tell you about.  I suppose it doesn’t really count as blogging if … Continue reading

May 23, 2013 · 5 Comments

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