How to Make Homemade Yogurt

Every summer it seems the garden provides us with a surprise gift. This year a small plant emerged that looked like a squash plant. I mentioned to my husband that we should keep an eye on it. So he tenderly trellised and mulched it. Eventually small round green fruit turned into brown weave-laced melon. WhatContinue reading “How to Make Homemade Yogurt”

Step-by-Step Birthday Chocolate Cake!

See my Instagram account for more images of beautiful and delicious food! @vermontgiardiniera My son enjoys chocolate cake with white frosting for his birthday. So this year, I used this Simple Chocolate Cake recipe . It is one that I have tried previously and have found to be excellent. Devin and his soon-to-be-wife, Kayla, wereContinue reading “Step-by-Step Birthday Chocolate Cake!”

Whipping Cream Frosting Carrot Cake

For my birthday, I traditionally make a carrot cake. This year I made this Incredibly Moist and Easy Carrot Cake from Adam and Joanne’s website Inspired Taste. I love butter frosting, but this cake is made without it and is truly just as delicious. The added chopped pecans throughout the cake and on top wasContinue reading “Whipping Cream Frosting Carrot Cake”