Homestead.org Cookbook

Homestead Recipes from the Homestead.org Cookbook

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

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

Mexican Meatloaf

Meatloaf wasn't something we Shelton kids had much of growing up.  A fact that seems strange to me now, considering…

3 months ago

Hummingbird Bundt Cake

The annual return of the ruby-throated hummingbird from its South American winter home is one of the most definitive signs…

3 months ago

Morning Glory Muffins

I'm just going to come out and say it... these muffins are truly glorious!  Each one is moist, dense, and…

3 months ago

Cheesy Green Chile Grits

If you're looking for a quick dish for brunch this weekend, you can end your search here.  It's inexpensive, satisfying,…

4 months ago

Avocado Egg Salad

Like many kids, Easter was one of my favorite holidays growing up. Even way out in the country, the Easter…

4 months ago

Mini Breakfast Casseroles

These mini breakfast casseroles are great for a quick, wholesome breakfast on the go.  Completely portable and customizable, they’re simple…

4 months ago

Classic Hummus

Hummus has been enjoyed in many parts of the world for centuries and with good reason.  The earliest recipe for…

4 months ago

Slow-cooker Pork Carnitas with Fresh Tomatillo Salsa

Wow, this was so much easier than I expected.  I love pork carnitas, but always assumed it was something too…

5 months ago