Food

Family blog turned food blog! Here, we share all of our best family recipes.

visiting a dairy farm

California Milk and the Time I Birthed a Calf

I have a long enduring passion for family farms. The story behind food - how it gets from farm to table - is absolutely...
#shop manly meal in a jar

Manly Meal in a Jar: Chili Con Carne

This is a photo of the finished product. Looks kind of pretty in a food sort of way. It sort of reminds me of...
vintage Heinz Apple Cider Vinegar ad

10 Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

When I was a kid, my mom was fond of offering up apple cider vinegar to everyone who walked in our doors. It was...
grilled mexican pizza

Grilled Mexican Pizza

This was one of those concoctions borne of me not knowing what to make for dinner. "What do I have in the fridge?" I...
father and son sharing a meal

Munch Like a Man

Who doesn’t like cheese? Really, not liking cheese is like, a crime or something right? Growing up, I remember enjoying potlucks because someone always...

10 Tips for Dining Out with Toddlers

Back in our university days, Nate and I lived in a college town where BJ's Restaurant was THE place to be. With their plethora...
pompeian oil

Top Sirloin with Grilled Avocados and Drizzled Red Onions

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Olive Oil.Everyone raves about barbecued meat in the summer, but I don't...

Follow the Fruit: Fresno Farms

Last weekend, I had the amazing experience of joining California Farm Water Coalition up in the Fresno area to tour several California farms and see...
How to make kombucha (the easy way). Great intro for beginners and soooo many health benefits from fermentation!

Kombucha for Beginners

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Pure Leaf. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a...
Custard in the microwave!

Raspberry Microwave Custard

It's berry season here in San Diego, and we've been up to our ears in strawberries and raspberries. I really wanted to make a...