Homestead.org Cookbook

Homestead Recipes from the Homestead.org Cookbook

Fresh Summer Peach Quick Bread

It’s my favorite time of the season again, friends: Peach time!  Every year, I wait not-so-patiently for the local farmstands…

3 weeks ago

Fresh Guacamole

They’ve had the most amazing, rich, buttery, perfectly-perfect avocados at my local grocery stores this summer.  There’s something so glorious…

1 month ago

Caprese Pasta Salad

Caprese salad brings together some of my very favorite summer flavors.  In fact, when I’m missing the warmth of the…

1 month ago

Blueberry Buttermilk Breakfast Cake

I can't tell you all how happy I am that summer is here.  Not because of the high temperatures and…

2 months ago

Savory Snack Mix

“Woo-hoo! Float trip!!”  If you know what a float trip is, you know why I’m so looking forward to this…

2 months ago

Cowboy Caviar

Looks good, right? Well, I assure you, this Cowboy Caviar tastes as great as it looks. This simple dish is…

2 months ago

Fresh Bruschetta

Last year, a friend of mine planted too many tomatoes and ended up canning over 30 quarts.  Her small family…

2 months ago

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

You're probably thinking I'm crazy for offering up a soup recipe when it's so stinkin’ hot across most of the…

2 months ago

Philly Sloppy Joes (Sloppy Phillies)

We’ve all got those go-to weeknight meals.  They’re tasty, quick, and inexpensive, and we can usually make the whole family…

3 months ago

Slow-cooker Beef Noodles

So, you know how certain scents can take you back to a specific time and place in your life?  Well,…

3 months ago

Crunchy Roasted Chickpeas

So, who doesn't love snacks?  Savory to sweet, crunchy to creamy—we humans love finding new, fun, delicious ways to occupy…

3 months ago

Crispy Kale Chips

Kale, kale, kale, kale... what's the big deal, anyway?  Well, as it turns out, kale has a ton of stuff…

3 months ago