Many (many) years ago, fresh out of high school, I worked at a gourmet coffee shop. Working there was the first place I heard of ‘fancy’ drinks like Italian Sodas and Cremosas.
Fast forward to now, we make our own version of soda out of water kefir grains. I love making these [...]
Heal Your Gut With Fermented Foods
Real Food for Less Money is a journal of sorts on how my family continues to transition from a Standard American Diet (SAD) to a real/whole/traditional foods diet (real). Our transition as been slow and steady while trying to keep our budget under control. For the first 24 [...]
A few weeks ago I made a double batch of muffins. I realized as soon as they were in the oven that I’d forgot to add any baking powder or baking soda. Oops.
I expected to end up with stones instead of muffins. I was super surprised to pull beautiful muffins with a terrific rise [...]