About This Site

Thanks for visiting our little homestead! Find us on Instagram @dorkylittlehomestead for daily updates.


Simple Chocolate Tart

Don't you just love a recipe that looks super fancy but is actually super easy to make? It's like a ...
Read More

Steak Tartare

Steak Tartare can be a scary sounding meal, I get it. But with a little knowledge and safety precautions taken ...
Read More

Breakfast Cookies with Cranberries & Cocoa Nibs

Quick and healthy breakfasts are something that I seek out and love to have in my arsenal. In the darker ...
Read More

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup was the first soup I ever learned to make. Winter squash are such rewarding plants to grow, ...
Read More

Beef & Barley Soup

Beef & Barley Soup is another total classic comfort food recipe. Filling, and warming, it also happens to be a ...
Read More

Leek & Potato Soup

Leek & Potato Soup has become one of our homestead go-to recipes in the winter. Growing both leeks and potatoes ...
Read More

Beef Stock: A Rich & Hearty Soup Base

During the cold months of the year, soup is on a lot of people's minds. A good rich soup that ...
Read More

Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

It's been a chocolate filled week! Sometimes I just need to get a little extra with my chocolate obsession. So ...
Read More

Shortbread with Cacao Nibs

I'm a huge fan of shortbread. There's something about a buttery, soft, not too sweet cookie that just sounds perfect ...
Read More