Honey & Rosemary Blackberry Jam

Honey & Rosemary Blackberry Jam

Growing up, I remember picking raspberries from our garden every summer so my mom could make raspberry jam. It was so much better than store-bought, especially on homemade bread she’d often make on Saturday afternoons too. And apricot jam, that was always my favorite. Yes, she was that kind of mom… To this day, there’s […]

7 Fall Inspired Recipes

7 Fall Inspired Recipes | Satori Design for Living

Happy Friday! Big plans for the weekend? I’m excited to finally have nothing scheduled. This past month has been so hectic for us, and it’s nice to be able to putter around the house, catch up on projects and, perhaps, do a little canning. Yes, that means I’ll be back to sharing regular posts with […]

Rustic Apple Galette

Rustic Apple Galette | Satori Design for Living

Dare I say it? It’s starting to feel more like fall. At least in the evenings around here. I’m okay with it as long as it’s as gorgeous as it was last year. And, late summer brings an abundance of fresh produce that makes me want to get in the kitchen again. You? Over the weekend, […]

Lavender Infused Sugar

Lavender Infused Sugar

I started with one tiny lavender plant years ago that has spread into a tiny garden of sorts. Nothing like the beautiful fields of Provence, but my own little pièce de résistance. Until last year, I had only enjoyed the heavenly aroma and beautiful color of these tiny blossoms. Then, I baked lavender shortbread cookies […]

Summer Dessert Recipes {Be Awesome Features}

Blueberry Dump Cake plus more summer dessert recipes

Hello all, I hope your weekend is going well! You may have noticed a few changes on the blog recently (well, pretty big changes). It was time to update the behind the scenes stuff to make it more functional and, since we were going through the hassle, I thought it was a good time for […]

Watermelon Mint Paletas + More Summerlicious Treats

Watermelon Mint Paletas

Summer has been hot, hot, hot around here the past couple of weeks, and that means everyone’s trying to stay cool. Everyday, I make a batch of homemade iced tea or infused water that disappears in no time. On particularly hot days, nothing seems be as satisfying as frozen treats, especially ones that are jam […]

Garden to Table Recipes {Be Awesome Features}

Homemade Kale and Garlic Pesto by Sylvia's Simple Life

Hello everyone! I hope you’re having a beautiful weekend. Ready to see the features from Monday’s Be Awesome link party? Summer is the time of year when fresh produce is in abundance. Around here, we’ve been eating herbs and greens from our container garden already.  Fortunately, we also have a few great Farmer’s Markets and have […]

Jar Recipes to Take Along on Your Next Picnic

Picnic via Elizabeth Anne Designs

Summer is here and that means picnic season! {via} One of our favorite things to do on Sunday afternoons is to go on a hike and have a nice little lunch. Living so close to the mountains means the views are always spectacular. We love our food around here, but it’s being in nature that appeals […]

Camping Dessert: Skillet S’more Brownies

Skillet S'more Brownies Camping Dessert Recipe

It’s almost summer and that means camping season! Growing up, we spent a lot of time camping with family and friends. I always looked forward to being on the boat and, of course, evenings around the campfire. We do less camping than we used to, but having evening fires, whether it’s in our own backyard […]