April 2012

Fat Tuesday: May 1, 2012

Fat Tuesday: May 1, 2012 post image

It's that time of the week when real foodies come together for a food festival! Fat Tuesday is the official end of Mardi Gras and here at Real Food Forager we are having our own Fat Tuesday Forager Festival! Every Tuesday come join in this… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Baby Bok Choy with Ginger and Scallion post image

What else would you do with bok choy but make it into an Asian style dish? Bok choy is one of the vegetables that is grown by my CSA farmer and I get plenty of it in early summer. I really like the baby bok… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: April 29, 2012

Sunday Snippets: April 29, 2012 post image

Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I'll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed… Click to Continue →

2012 Farm Bill Being Decided This Week! post image

You have a chance to help decide where your food comes from. The new Farm Bill is being developed this week by the Senate Agricultural Committee. You need to ask your Senator to create a Fair Farm Bill. Now is the time to act! Build… Click to Continue →

Giveaway: Your Custom Homestead by Jill Winger of The Praire Homestead — 3 Winners! post image

In celebration of my new series, Home on the Range, I am giving away 3 copies of Jill Winger's new ebook, Your Custom Homestead. Jill writes, "Contrary to popular belief, a homesteader doesn’t have to be someone who lives on hundreds of acres with the… Click to Continue →

Announcing the 3 Winners of the $49.00 Gift Certificate for Green Pasture Products post image

There is only one manufacturer that actually replicates the all natural method of cod liver oil manufacture and that is one of the sponsors of Real Food Media, Green Pasture. You may have seen the ads on my blog. And the 3 winners of the… Click to Continue →

Home on the Range: Featuring Chicken Tender post image

This Home on the Range series celebrates all kinds of homesteaders, from urban rooftop gardeners to rural ranches and farms, from beekeepers to goat herders, from container gardeners to egg gatherers. All are welcome. To kick off the series, today's feature will be from Chandelle… Click to Continue →

Cloned GM Sheep Coming to a Store Near You post image

The headline reads... "Chinese scientists have cloned a genetically modified sheep containing a "good" type of fat found naturally in nuts, seeds, fish and leafy greens that helps reduce the risk of heart attacks and cardiovascular disease." This is getting serious folks! Misguided public food… Click to Continue →

Roundup: Much Worse Than We Thought

Roundup: Much Worse Than We Thought post image

I was listening to a lecture given by Howard Vlieger from Verity Farms which was given at the WAPF conference this past November. I listen to these recordings while I ride the bike at the gym and I almost fell off listening to this one… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: April 24, 2012

Fat Tuesday: April 24, 2012 post image

It's that time of the week when real foodies come together for a food festival! Fat Tuesday is the official end of Mardi Gras and here at Real Food Forager we are having our own Fat Tuesday Forager Festival! Every Tuesday come join in this… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Cocoa Butter Cupcakes (SCD/GAPS, Paleo/Primal) post image

Let's be more exotic and call these cacao butter cupcakes. But whether you call it cacao or cocoa, it is still the same -- the pure fat from the cacao bean. The fibrous part of the bean is the powder. When you put both together… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Chocolate Icing (GAPS, Paleo/Primal) post image

This icing tastes amazingly like a chocolate frosting and will satisfy you. Additionally, it is really healthy with no additives, refined sugar, high fructose corn syrup, colorings, caffeine or any other chemical additive. It is so simple yet so satisfying. This recipe take just a… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: April 22, 2012

Sunday Snippets: April 22, 2012 post image

Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I'll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed… Click to Continue →

Giveaway: Green Pasture $49.00 Gift Certificate — 3 Winners! post image

Green Pasture is the premier producer of excellent cod liver oil and the ONLY producer of traditionally made fermented cod liver oil -- by far the best and most effective form. If you are not presently taking cod liver oil you may want to review… Click to Continue →

Weston Price Foundation holding First Regional Conference in St. Louis, Missouri post image

  If you have never been to a Weston Price Foundation Conference and you live near St. Louis this is your chance to attend a smaller, more intimate event! The lineup of speakers is just as impressive as the annual conference and the food will… Click to Continue →