ABOUT ME

Resourceful living, food-from-scratch & home gardening.

Hi, I’m Brooke! I’m so glad you found me. I love finding use out of everything, creating healthful & delicious from-scratch recipes, and home-gardened foods. I hope you enjoy this glimpse into our beautiful, resourceful life.

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” – Theodore Roosevelt

LATEST STORIES

The Favorite Red Enchiladas 

Today I’m sharing one of those easy, could-eat-this-3x in a week kind of recipes. These are my favorite enchiladas of all time, so, naturally, they’ve made it into our regular rotation of meals. We love them!  This recipe was inspired by a New York Times chilaquiles recipe, which introduced me to cooking with rehydrated guajilo […]

Sourdough Focaccia Herb Bread

As summer draws near for us, my meal plan (or should I say my stomach) just SCREAMS for Italian food. Maybe it’s because tomatoes are ripe and in season, and homemade marinara simmering on the stovetop is nostalgic for me (my dad was the king of homemade red sauce growing up!). Or maybe it’s because […]

Sourdough Hot Cross Buns

Happy Easter! I’m excited to finally share this festive recipe with you. These hot cross buns are sweet, spiced and I can’t help but say…they’re JUST SO NICE.  There, I said it.  But really – If you’re anything like me, you’ll absolutely love this recipe and want to make it way more often than just […]

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