Bread Machine Sourdough Brown Sugar Rolls

Bread Machine Sourdough Brown Sugar Rolls

The kids had to split wood today and that means they  needed the will to survive. Simply put, I bribed them with food and I don’t care who knows about it. Of course, that also meant I got to play around with recipes and if 

Sweet and Spicy Glazed Nuts

Sweet and Spicy Glazed Nuts

These little gems are awesome! I never knew how easy it was to make glazed nuts, and wanted to use up the last of the nuts in the cupboard from our gluttony around the holidays. Now, we can eat these by the handful, or chop 

Kid Friendly Salmon Cups

Kid Friendly Salmon Cups

Quick and easy, these salmon cups can be made from ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen and pantry. I was lucky enough to find cans of Wildcaught Alaskan salmon for a steal at the local grocery store, so stocked up. If I put 

DIY Rice a Roni Mix

DIY Rice a Roni Mix

I have a burning desire to always put food up. No matter if it is canning, freezing, dehydrating, or simply layering into canning jars for the pantry, it is one of the foremost things I worry/think about, when I have time to muse. I have 

What’s On Your Lunch Menu?

What’s On Your Lunch Menu?

No, I am not going to rant about the school lunch program again. Today, this is closer to my heart, and home. What is on the lunch menu for your homeschooled children? Our school year starts pretty soon, and that means organizing and preparing breakfast, 

Strange Days On The Farm

Strange Days On The Farm

DH just mowed down the last of what was supposed to be our garden this year. I managed to keep it for a few extra weeks, because although the squash plants didn’t give us any veg, it was a haven for the bees, so I 

Brownies 101

Brownies 101

Brownies are something that should be in everyone’s basic cookbook. I have a stack of really different brownie recipes, including one from my Uncle John, so rich you line the pan with foil and dump the whole mess out onto a plate afterwards. This brownie 

Lovely Fan Potatoes

Lovely Fan Potatoes

This recipe is one that has been calling to me from one of the cookbooks I have in my stash. It seems so simple, yet interesting enough to make dinner seem a little bit special. To make them, slice as thinly as possible, but leave 

Garlic and Rosemary Crusted Pork Roast

Garlic and Rosemary Crusted Pork Roast

With DH’s job, his schedule is all over the board. This week, we had our family dinner (tablecloth, Blue Willow) on a Tuesday. worst day of the week for me, but thanks to an awesome boss, I was able to make it work. On the 

Sundays Are For Making Donuts

Sundays Are For Making Donuts

Sundays are donut days. We usually try to take things a little bit easy on Sundays, and I try to make us all a treat. Donuts are easy to do and well loved by everyone in the family. Although we are from back East where