Author: Carrie Williams Howe

Peaches N’ Cream Scones with Honey Glaze

Peaches N’ Cream Scones with Honey Glaze

This peach scone recipe takes advantage of the season’s freshest peaches, combining them with honey for a subtle sweetness that is perfect for brunch. Each summer, our local farm market makes the trek to Pennsylvannia to pick up fresh peaches by the crate full. They…

Nourishing Honey & Aloe Hair Mask

Nourishing Honey & Aloe Hair Mask

Did you know that honey can be used in your hair? That’s right – honey offers numerous benefits for the health of your hair and scalp. This simple make-at-home hair mask will nourish your scalp and add moisture and shine to your hair; it might…

No-Knead Honey Oat Bread

No-Knead Honey Oat Bread

Looking for an easy no-knead sandwich bread recipe? This honey oat bread is a family favorite at our house. Quick and easy to make, it is a staple in our bread-making rotation. We are huge fans of making our own bread (the easy way). We…

Substituting Honey for Sugar in Baking

Substituting Honey for Sugar in Baking

Substituting honey for sugar in baked goods is an excellent strategy for achieving amazing flavor while also slightly improving the nutritional value of your baked goods. You can substitute honey for sugar in many recipes with just a few careful adaptations. We have made everything…

Honey Whole Wheat Skillet Cornbread

Honey Whole Wheat Skillet Cornbread

Honey Whole Wheat Cornbread is the perfect accompaniment to a bowl of warm chili in the fall or winter. Our Honey Whole Wheat Cornbread uses honey as a sweetener when preparing the batter. It also has honey brushed on top after cooking for a nice…

Honey Mojitos Recipe

Honey Mojitos Recipe

Mojitos are the quintessential summer drink. When the fresh mint comes in strong there is nothing like a refreshing mojito at the end of a long day of gardening. We love a traditional mojito made with sugar or simple syrup, but we wondered – could…

Peach & Honey Refrigerator Jam

Peach & Honey Refrigerator Jam

Peach and honey jam is the perfect recipe to capture late summer sweetness in a jar. I love making jam with honey! Honey is sweeter by the ounce than sugar so you can use less of it. You also benefit from the golden, syrupy goodness…

The Best Book about Honey Bees for Kids

The Best Book about Honey Bees for Kids

We were originally provided with a copy of this book from a Barefoot Books representative. Opinions expressed in this article are 100% ours! Looking for a good book about honey bees for kids? One that teaches them the correct information about how bees, hives, and…

Green Goddess Dressing with Sour Cream & Honey

Green Goddess Dressing with Sour Cream & Honey

This post was sponsored by Hood as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Summer salads are a staple on our homestead menu during gardening season. As soon as the lettuce starts producing, we…

Using Raw Honey for your Health

Using Raw Honey for your Health

NOTE: Remember to always consult a physician before trying any home remedy. The methods we share here are considered safe by many herbal practitioners, but you should always do your own research before using any home healing aid. Honey also should not be given to…