Food · Homemaking · Kitchen · nutritarian

Black Beans & Rice

Doesn’t that look divine? It doesn’t just look wonderful, it tasted wonderful. And I managed to make this new recipe… by completely botching up a different recipe that I was intending on making. Because I try to rotate and use some of our food storage foods when cooking, I chose to use those ingredients where… Continue reading Black Beans & Rice

Children · Crafts · Fabric and Needle Arts · Natural Childhood

Felt Food: Cookie Baking Set

I have really been enjoying making my girls some felt foods and toys. They are so easy to make, and it is such a homegrown thing. I get the same sense of satisfaction and being “in touch” with what I’m creating as I do when I’m cooking something from scratch. Also, maybe it’s just my… Continue reading Felt Food: Cookie Baking Set

Children · Fabric and Needle Arts · Natural Childhood

Toy Makeovers: Felt Foods

Before my children were born, I wanted a good collection of felt foods for them to play with. I wanted to be Crafty Mom and sew them all, but of course life got in the way and somehow we ended up with a massive collection of plastic toy foods… exactly what I didn’t want. So… Continue reading Toy Makeovers: Felt Foods