Tag: buylocal

Davis Family Goats will Make You Want Your Own Private and Beautiful Farm!

I have been to more farms than I can count over the last couple of years but I have NEVER been to a farm like the Davis Family Goats! Davis Family Goats has a whole circle of life on their one property. They are constantly updated and changing their property to find increase efficiency on […]

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Money is More Powerful Than Votes

Today marks the day for a new President in the White House. President Barack Obama’s term has come to an end and President Donald Trump’s term begins. Our country as a nation is torn apart because of this. There are many people upset and dismayed because Obama is leaving or because Trump is starting or […]

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Blooming Beets is Booming!

Blooming Beets Kitchen is not like other restaurants. They don’t just serve you pretty looking food with a great taste. They serve you pretty looking food with a great taste and quality ingredients! Ingredients that don’t fog your brain, bloat your abdomen or flare up your sinuses. Ingredients that give you a wonderful taste and […]

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Barnone a New Arizona Must See Spot

Barnone is a new Arizona must see spot. Barnone is a perfect combination of small local craft shops, beer, wine and food situated in a revitalized barn sitting on The Farm at Agritopia in Gilbert. They have things like woodworking and machine shops all the way to a hair salon and restaurants.    There is […]

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Food For Thoughts

Yesterday morning, I was eating breakfast made of local eggs, local pork belly and salad greens. I posted my breakfast on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook but then, it occurred to me that many people do not know the value of a local breakfast. What is so special about the breakfast I posted?   Let me explain! The salad […]

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Blooming Ranch

“Laura, what do you want to be when you get older?”, asks an uncle. “Maybe a nurse, doctor or a lawyer?”, an aunt chimes in. Laura stands up tall and proud then says, “I want to be a farmer when I get big.” Smiles and laughter spread throughout the room. “Sweet little girl,” says one […]

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3-Step Lamb Shank

Yesterday, we made lamb shank. The lamb was from a local farmer west of Phoenix called Orbit City Farm. I met her a few weeks ago off of the ten in a gas station parking lot to get the lamb I ordered. It felt like I was doing something illegal and wrong but we weren’t. […]

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Watermelons Store vs Local

All people know plants need water, sun and soil to grow. Water too high in minerals, too low in minerals, acidic, polluted or contaminated can make it challenging to grow healthy food. Too much sun, too little sun and especially changes in the amount of sun challenge growers as well. Soil can also be too […]

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Egg Price Comparison

Ok, so I have been comparing egg prices for a couple years now. Here is the basics of it. Don’t even bother buying the cheap eggs. You get very little (if any) nutritional value out of them since they sit on shelves so long and are laid by abused chickens. You might as well save […]

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Backyard Eggs Vs Store Bought Eggs

As it turns out, I am not the best video person in the World. But, in the name of food, I must move past my comfort level and get my video on. This video is a bit surprising. The end could be a little confusing and unexpected. With a little more learning and understanding it […]

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