Modern Farm Girls: Episode 13- Dogs on the Farm

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 1, 2015 | Category : Podcast

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TweetOn this episode of the Modern Farm Girls Podcast, we talk about dogs on the farm, and managing bacteria and parasites for farm animals Making goat cheese Animal, Vegetable, Miracle Home Cheese Making Book Goats on the farm Dogs on the farm Stray Dogs Livestock guardian dogs Family dogs versus...
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How to Make Chicken, Beef and Fish Stock

By: | 2 Comments | On: March 31, 2015 | Category : Nutrition 101, Recipes

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Tweet“Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food” – Hippocrates There’s nothing more nourishing than a warm cup of broth. To make broth, you first start with stock – and then season it to taste. Saving the bones from a roasted chicken, buying beef shanks, or asking...
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Should Sustainability Be Part of The Food Pyramid?

By: | 11 Comments | On: March 23, 2015 | Category : Uncategorized

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TweetRecently, I received an email from Food Democracy Now urging me to tell President Obama to support the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s recommendation to include sustainability and issue clear guidance for reduced consumption of animal products and more plant-based foods in the 2015 U.S. Dietary Guidelines. What is your definition of...
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Kids Eat Right?

By: | 1 Comment | On: March 16, 2015 | Category : Nutrition 101, Uncategorized

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TweetKraft American Cheese now boasts the “Kids Eat Right” seal from The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), which is the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. This puts the over 75,000 Registered Dietitians across the country in a bit of tough situation trying to defend themselves as THE...
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Modern Farm Girls: Episode 12- Interview with Audra Mulkern of the Female Farmer Project

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 15, 2015 | Category : Podcast

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TweetOn this episode of the Modern Farm Girls Podcast, we talk with Audra Mulkern of the Female Farmer Project. Female Farmer Project Documenting Women in the farming community Modern Farmer Rooted in the Valley Cameras Food Insecurity Food Banks Gleaning Programs Gender Equality in Farming Meeting Farmers through Social Media...
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Mother Earth News Magazine Giveaway!

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 10, 2015 | Category : Uncategorized

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Tweet The Homegrown Paleo Cookbook has hit bookstores! I’m celebrating by giving away FIVE subscriptions to Mother Earth News Magazine.   The timing couldn’t be more perfect – with Spring finally here, and gardening season just around the corner – it’s a great time to venture out to your local...
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How to Save Money and Still Eat Great

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 10, 2015 | Category : lifestyle, Uncategorized

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TweetI get that eating healthy can be expensive. When people ask me how I afford it, the first thing I say is that it’s important to reframe your thinking. Food isn’t just fuel; it can either improve or damage your health. It’s true that 100 calories of Twinkies are less...
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Modern Farm Girls: Episode 11- Sustainable Fashion, Seeds & Composting

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 1, 2015 | Category : Podcast

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TweetOn this episode of the Modern Farm Girls Podcast, we talk about sustainable and local fashion, seeds and composting. Diana’s Costa Rica trip with her family and Michelle Tam of Nom Nom Paleo The Paleo misconception Focus on Real Food Sustainable, local fashion San Fransisco Clothing Line Amour Vert Patagonia...
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Clam Chowder from Make it Paleo II

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 27, 2015 | Category : Recipes, reviews

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TweetThis recipe is a MUST TRY. It’s better than any other clam chowder I’ve ever had, and I live in New England so that’s saying something. It’s ideal for a cold night or when you need a comforting lunch. My son devoured three bowls of it, and when this happens,...
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Spring Egg Drop Soup with Lemon-Ginger Meatballs

By: | 1 Comment | On: February 26, 2015 | Category : Recipes

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TweetHi Everyone! The Homegrown Paleo Cookbook is just under two weeks from launch date, and I’m here to share with you another great recipe from the spring section. I know, if you’re in the Northeast like me, it’s pretty bad out there. I’ve got mountains of snow and am so...
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