DIY Almond Milk

Almond Milk

Homemade Almond milk has much more flavor and body than store bought and it’s really easy to make.  Stay tuned for a Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Pie recipe with this as an ingredient.  I thought it would be helpful to post this recipe as well.  On one of our visits to Nashville, daughter #1 taught me how to make this.  We all loved … Read More

Refreshing Summer Treats: Watermelon Mint Popsicles and Ruby Crush


We sadly sent our kids and grandkids back to P-town today, after a sweet week-long visit. We enjoyed lots of great meals from the garden and Wesley loved cooking and eating outside while scanning the landscape for wild animals. Tatem was busy entertaining us with delightful squeals and smiles. In between meal times, there was water play, pool splashing, tractor … Read More

Salt and Light – Green Smoothies and Greens

Green Smoothie

A recent message at church, given by my dear friend, Dr. Hany from Impact Middle East got me to thinking about how seemingly little insignificant choices we make have a big impact over the long haul.  He was preaching from Matthew 5 about how we can be salt and light in the world.  He said salt and light don’t have a strong physical presence, their influence is subtle … Read More