Brown Rice Pilaf with Preserved Lemons and Feta Cheese

Brown Rice Pilaf with Preserved Lemons and Feta Cheese

Pilaf is known for its aromatics, and this one is no exception. This amazingly fragrant brown rice pilaf begins with garlic and onions and ends with crumbles of homemade Feta cheese. Using the instant rice we made earlier it comes together in a snap. It’s a nice change from the usual plain rice, and you […]

Easy Homemade Cultured Buttermilk

Easy Homemade Cultured Buttermilk

Today I’d like to talk to you about buttermilk. “Uhm, why?” You may be thinking. Because I use it a lot I suppose. Biscuits, scones, homemade ranch dressing, waffles, chocolate poundcake, in my smoothies…I use it a LOT. Since I was already getting fresh milk every week, I decided to try my hand at making […]

Savory & Satisfying Thyme Roasted Potatoes

Savory & Satisfying Thyme Roasted Potatoes

My hands down favorite side dish for most meals is potatoes. I love the taste and I really love the versatility. You can do so many different things with them! And this recipe for Thyme Roasted Potatoes is one of my favorite ways to serve them. It’s simple, takes very little hands on time, and […]

Organic Instant Rice ~ How To Make It Yourself

Organic Instant Rice ~ How To Make It Yourself

I don’t know about you, but there are some convenience foods that I have missed since starting my Traditional Foods journey. One of these is instant rice. I used instant almost exclusively before, because it was, ya know, instant. I also have some family favorite recipes that call for instant rice. And while cooking not […]

How to Make Easy & Delicious Feta Cheese at Home

How to Make Easy & Delicious Feta Cheese at Home

My favorite salad in the whole world is the Greek salad from Panera. When I decided to stop eating out so much, I really, really, missed my weekly Greek salad fix. So I decided that the thing to so was to figure out how to make it at home. Cuz that’s how I roll. The […]