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5 Secrets for Growing Better Carrots | Roots and Boots

5 Secrets for Growing Better Carrots

I am bound and determined to grow at least 75% of my family's annual carrot...
8 Tips for Switching to Cloth Napkins

8 Tips for Switching to Cloth Napkins

Apparently, cloth napkins evoke strong reactions.  Who knew? (more…)
3 Steps to a Paperless Kitchen

3 Steps to a Paperless Kitchen

Are you on a quest to purge paper and plastic from your kitchen?  Good news:...
7 Ways To Use Dehydrated Tomatoes | Roots & Boots

7 Ways to Use Dehydrated Tomatoes

Dehydrated tomatoes are a lifesaver for anyone with a serious tomato explosion.  Whether the tomatoes...
4 Easy Ways to Recycle Kitchen Scraps

4 Easy Ways to Recycle Kitchen Scraps

Y'all, we throw away a lot of food in America.  Wouldn't it be awesome if...
Tomato Powder Is the Answer: How to Make it & Use it | Roots & Boots

How to Make & Use Tomato Powder

If you aren't using tomato powder, are you even cooking? Just kidding, I myself only...
40 Ways to Eat More Real Food

40 Ways to Eat More Real Food

Most people agree it's a good idea to avoid processed foods and eat more real...
Real Food Family Meal Plan

Revolutionize Your Family Meals with My Real Food Family Meal Plan

I have exciting news to share today, and I think you're going to love it!...
3 Easy Ways to Prepare Any Vegetable

3 Easy Ways to Prepare Any Vegetable

Last week, we talked about 8 ways to help kids eat more veggies.  Today I...
Do This With Homegrown Tomatoes

The Homegrown Tomato Trick that Saved My Sanity

I wish someone had told me this homegrown tomato trick long ago!  It's currently saving...
8 Ways to Help Kids Eat More Veggies | Roots & Boots

8 Ways to Help Kids Eat More Veggies

A diet focused on real foods obviously includes plenty of vegetables.  (more…)
Canning without Sugar

Canning Without Sugar {And a Giveaway!}

Canning is like exercising.  In the moment, it's all sweaty and intense and even a...
How to Attach Knobs or Pegs to a Wall

How to Attach Knobs or Pegs to a Wall

If you've ever wondered how to attach knobs or pegs to a wall, you're going...
Why I Stopped Eating Raw Kale

Why I Stopped Eating Raw Kale

I recently stopped eating raw kale, but not because of its consistent place on EWG's...
The Easiest Way To Deseed A Pepper | Roots & Boots

The Easiest Way to Deseed a Pepper

Whether you are harvesting tons of peppers from your own garden or you hit the...