Amy Jeanroy

Cooking and writing have been my constant companions ever since I was a small child.

My earliest memories are of my grandparent's garden and watching my grandfather clean fish for our meals. Every bite of food was wrapped in love, and I carry that with me to this day.

My writing is all over the place. For frugal and home cooking- mom stuff, visit The Farming Wife. I blog over at Eartheats.com, about wildcrafting and growing food on our family farm, and Herb Gardens about everything herbal.

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October 13, 2014

Popcorn is so much more than a microwave-able snack. It can be coated and mixed with dozens of flavorings, everything from savory to sweet. Not to mention the mix ins. We can't even begin to...

October 13, 2014

A little bit spooky and a little bit sweet, these treats are all perfect for celebrating the holiday and still make satisfying snacks. We love how creative these cooks have gotten with some pretty...

October 11, 2014

Rainbows and pizzas just don't seem to belong in the same sentence, until you check out the first of our series with foods that are all rainbow colors! What's neat about some of these is that...

October 11, 2014

Crisp fall evenings call for some serious cozy time with loved ones. We wanted to share some of the most interesting and delicious autumn cocktails that have peaked our interest so far this season....

October 11, 2014

Buddy's Kitchen, of Burnsville, Minn., has recalled over 62,000 pounds of meat and poultry due to the possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. From the FDA Recall site: The meat...

October 10, 2014

Making recipes in the microwave is genius. Pure genius. Gluten Free Pancake in a mug is quick and easy to whip up, with all the tender, fluffy love that you get from ordinary pancakes. We made these...

October 9, 2014

French Toast is that breakfast that makes us throw all of our dieting habits out the window. It's hard to believe  that French Toast got it start so the French had a way to use up their day...

October 8, 2014

Snacks are best when they are easy to eat. We love the following delicious bite sized treats, starting with this amazing Chocolate Peanut Butter Apple Bites with Toasted Maple Pecan Granola. Whew!...

October 7, 2014

Canning jars aren't just for putting up tomatoes (although we love them for just that reason.) Jars also make cute and sort of fancy holders for desserts as well. Who would love to eat their very...

October 7, 2014

Game day is great for sports fan, but less enthusiastic fans that are foodies can get in on the fun by serving awesome snacks and eating their way through hours of boring game time. Here are...

October 6, 2014

With the spookiest holiday of the year just around the corner, we love celebrating with food! Making treats that all say "Boo!" makes this fun holiday kid friendly and so much more exciting...

October 5, 2014

It's cranberry season here in Maine. This is the best time to stop at one of the roadside cranberry farms and buy a big bag of fresh berries for the winter. Although they seem less than...

October 4, 2014

Every family should have a pizza night.  For the past 15 years, this tradition has never wavered unless something else earth shattering was happening.  In our house, Saturday night is a...

October 4, 2014

Caramel has been a favorite for sugar lovers around the world. It can be anything from a rich sauce to a chewy candy and we love them all.  We have found recipes that highlight a range of...

October 3, 2014

Magic cookie bars are a special dessert in this house. They were one of my favorites as a child and although they are still a special treat, they remind me of being very young and hardly being able...

October 3, 2014

Cake in mugs is a food lovers secret weapon against cravings. Making a mug cake takes mere minutes from thought to reality and really, what better satisfaction is there? We had to share the Ultimate...

October 2, 2014

If you love brownies as much as we do, then this recipe for a brownie and peanut butter mash-up will introduce to your new brownie love; the Peanut Butter Brookie Cup. This heavenly mix is a...

October 1, 2014

As a kid, you loved foods that really had no place in your diet. Some of us even grew up with these same cravings. Fortunately, we also grew up to realize that its just not healthy to eat all the...

October 1, 2014

Some days you just have to have a little something sweet. It's great to have a bunch of snack recipes that highlight the sweet dessert flavors we all crave. Some of these recipes are perfect for...

September 30, 2014

Although we love them, crock pot recipes are generally the same; they either are a slow cooked meat that falls apart or something like a soup or stew. This is due to the high moisture content that...

September 30, 2014

Bell peppers are a favorite for home cooks. They are available at the grocery store all year round, but unless they are bought in the height of their growing season, they  can be tasteless...

September 29, 2014

After a long day, sometimes the nicest thing you can have happen, is dessert. We want to have a list of desserts that take very little time but are big on flavor. Comforting fudgy chocolate,...

September 28, 2014

Home cooking has been making a nice comeback, after years of trying to forget we have a stove and plates for a reason. Because learning to cook hasn't been such a priority for many of us, when...

September 28, 2014

The crock pot or slow cooker is a savior in the busy kitchen. The time saving recipes will ensure that you come home to a meal that fills the house with delicious smells, and makes sitting down to a...

September 27, 2014

Winter squash is in season right now. If you have a cool place to stash a few, we encourage you to store a few for the winter months. Winter squash will last about 5 months in cool, dry conditions....

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