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


Baked Oatmeal Recipe

Hey there, friends! Today I want to share with you a recipe that I’ve been making for years – baked oatmeal. My family (dad especially) asks for it all the time when we’re together, and it’s something I feel like I’ve made a thousand times (and just made again today to make sure this recipe […]

Classic Chicken Fettucine Alfredo

Who doesn’t love a classic, chicken fettuccine Alfredo?! This is something we love & make often – and it’s an inexpensive, delicious meal that everyone loves!  It pairs well with just about any roasted vegetable too! Brussel sprouts, asparagus, a classic Caesar salad, a harvest salad, broccoli – I mean, you can’t go wrong with […]

Sourdough Sandwich Bread

Today I’m sharing our favorite recipe for sourdough sandwich bread, because as much as we love our Crusty Artisan Sourdough Boules, it may not be what you reach for to serve your kids a PB&J! Each week, I find myself alternating between Crusty Artisan Bread and this bread recipe – and sometimes this soft, lightly […]


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