Dairy & Eggs


No-Fail Homemade Yogurt Recipe for Everyone

Yogurt is a delicious snack (or meal) full of probiotic cultures. It's no doubt it's healthy, but high-quality yogurt can be expensive. What if I told you that you could make your own easily and inexpensively? Check out the simple recipe below!


Step-by-Step Homemade Yogurt in a Thermos

If you love yogurt like I do and appreciate healthy homemade treats that are easy to make and taste great, you might love this easy, convenient, and extra detailed recipe for homemade yogurt in a thermos! Created with love for those who need simple but detailed recipes, like me.


Easy Dairy-Free Egg Salad

Egg salad is a quick and easy make-ahead snack that works well as a topping for romaine lettuce, crackers, or whole wheat bread. This dairy-free recipe is great for those participating in Paleo or Whole30 diets.


A Fresh Egg Primer

Fresh eggs, cage-free eggs, free-range eggs, grade A eggs, brown eggs, white eggs: What's the difference? Here's a primer on egg quality and how raising your own eggs—or buying them locally from a hobby farmer—can put a tastier egg on your table.


Loving Leftovers: How to Use Extra Egg Whites

Have you ever found yourself with leftover egg whites? Perhaps you made a rich custard or sponge cake. I can't bear to throw away perfectly good food, so let's rescue those leftover whites and use them in imaginative (and tasty) ways.


Perfect Poached Eggs in the Microwave

Yes, you can poach an egg just like the fancy restaurants do, simply by using a microwave. In fact, that's probably how the fancy restaurants do it, too. Here is a tried and proven, step-by-step procedure to poach an egg quickly, exactly to your liking.


Loving Leftovers: How to Use Extra Egg Yolks

Have you ever found yourself with leftover egg yolks? Perhaps you made meringue or 7-minute icing. I can't bear to throw away perfectly good food, so let's rescue those leftover yolks and use them in imaginative (and tasty) ways.


Cheesy Scrambled Eggs Recipe

Scrambled eggs are an awesome way to start the day, especially when you have a yummy recipe that's both straightforward and delicious! Customize this recipe with your favorite toppings or sauces to start your day on a good note.


How to Make Amazing Soft-Boiled Eggs

If you're craving a soft-boiled egg that is cooked to perfection, this easy recipe is for you. The eggs are cooked so that the yolk is runny, but the egg white is still firm. They're easy to peel after sitting in an ice bath, and they make for a quick breakfast on busy mornings! Enjoy!


The Easiest Ever Tortilla de Patata (Spanish Omelette)

For expats and Spain-lovers alike, this Spanish omelette recipe will not disappoint. It was created by my husband after realizing how cumbersome it is to make a tortilla de patata. This was such a success in our family that I decided to share it so you can satisfy your cravings with half the work.


Roasted Garlic Herb Butter

Roasted garlic herb butter is a work of art—but no one needs to know how ridiculously easy it is to make. Great for bread, vegetables, or for roasting or finishing meats, you'll look like a rockstar!