Homemade Goat Milk Cajeta :: Faulk Farmstead

Homemade Goat Milk Cajeta

Cajeta:  Sweetened, caramelized goat’s milk   In our home, we love all things caramel-related.  Caramel ice cream, caramel in our coffee, SALTED CARAMEL.   So I’m sure you can imagine, when I set out to find new things to do with our fresh goat’s milk, I was slightly stoked to learn of cajeta.  Ok, ok.  ThereRead more

Homemade Lemon Sugar :: Faulk Farmstead

Homemade Lemon Sugar

Frugality is the act of using money or supplies in a prudent way. I truly aim to waste very little in our home.  You can imagine my disdain when I found a Meyer Lemon that had rolled behind a jar on my counter, threatening to ripen past the point of no return. Quite a shameRead more

Mel's Migas, A Farmstead Breakfast :: Faulk Farmstead

A Farmstead Breakfast – Mel’s “Migas”

  Ok, so technically, this isn’t migas.  I admit that. However, my husband loves this dish so much – and he calls it “Mel’s Migas”.  And that makes me happy.  So “Mel’s Migas” is it shall be called.   This is hands-down, our favorite breakfast.  And on a day like today, when nothing has goneRead more

Stovetop Coffee - A Homestead DIY :: Faulk Farmstead

Stovetop Coffee – A Homestead DIY!

There aren’t many things that I physically cannot function without. Coffee, however, IS one of those things.     We still have an electric coffee maker that gets used religiously to brew our coffee every single morning.  This last week, though, the unthinkable happened.  The coffee maker was on the fritz.     A tragedy,Read more

foolproof homemade mayo

Foolproof Homemade Mayo

Question:  Are you a mayo fan?  Good ol’ fashioned mayonnaise? I’ll be honest with you – I wasn’t.  Hated the stuff.   Until I tried homemade. But even that wasn’t easy.  I tried recipe after recipe after recipe.  They turned out too olive-y (olive oil mayo), too thin, or had a just plain too weird ofRead more