I remember going to my grandma’s for the day, or even overnight, and she would have to find various ways to entertain me. I couldn’t have been much older than 4-6 and I’d laugh at the way she cooled coffee on her saucer and drank it, begged for chocolate ice cream, made brownies and fudge … More For the Love of Pie!
I don’t know how or why – but I LOVE hamloaf! I’m not even a huge ham or meatloaf person, but for some reason, this stuff is one of my favorites! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn … More DIY-ing Homemade Hamloaf
Until now! My mom – for all her wonderful cooking – never made her own spaghetti sauce. She made her own lasagna sauce, but never spaghetti. So I (mostly) did the same; I just found a jar of sauce I liked. And I kept using it. Once in a while I’d try a spaghetti sauce … More I Never Made A Spaghetti Sauce I Liked
So I thought up a “Blender Bottle Hack”! You know those blender bottles? The ones that you get when you’re on a health-kick? They have the little squiggly wire ball thing in a plastic cup that makes it easy to dump your stinky powdery stuff, top off with water, and shake so you don’t have … More The Cat Ate My Gravy!
When I realized that I could use a blender bottle for something, I got pretty excited and had to share it! … More Beef Roast with a Blender Bottle Hack
When I realized the potential of a bullet journal, my creative – and research-oriented – mind went crazy! I had to find more ways to use it! Since I knew our 2019 garden was going to be something involving a lot more investment in time and work, I wanted to add the garden to the “bujo”. … More Homestead Bullet Journal: From the Garden to Meal Planning
Farm Dog Raisin loves to be a dog. Which means – she loves to run, dig holes, and hunt and chase for critters. Lucky for us – some of those critters include the skunk. … More Skunk Dogs
There are probably a hundred ways to make potato salad, and while I could be “SEO Optimized” and list all the different kinds that could be made, I’m not. This is just your every day, ordinary, average potato salad. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed … More Your Average Potato Salad
I came across a magazine called “Mary Jane’s Farm” a few years ago and immediately fell in love! It had simple articles of how-to’s, farming, gardening, cooking, and general feel-good stories. In the latest issue I found (because I sadly don’t subscribe), there was an article entry about the importance of Vitamin D. We all … More The Science Is In – Get Your Vitamin D