Today I had a chocolate craving....brownies or chocolate chip cookies. Well, I had everything but eggs. I have chickens! I am suppose to always have eggs, but my girls are slacking. So I went for the no bake route. I am so glad that I did because these are soooooo good...maybe too good. I cant… Continue reading No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Bars
I feel like Easter is really sneaking up fast on me. I love everything about Easter from the reason we have Easter to the family and food. I tend to be a holiday hog....I like to have all of the major holidays at our house and I like to make all of the food myself.… Continue reading Sprite Salad (7up salad)
So I know it is only March and Christmas is the last thing on our minds (actually I love Christmas and it's always on my mind), but I have a lot of strawberries that I bought from the FFA. Not only am I supporting my local FFA but I am supporting my canning habit. My… Continue reading Christmas Jam (Strawberry Cranberry Jam)
I kicked off my canning season this year with cherry pie filling. You can use cherry pie filling not only for pies but for cobbler, crisps, topping for a cheesecake...you get the idea. I buy tart cherries from a local orchard. Cherries aren't exactly cheap...I paid $34 for 8 quarts, but its well worth it.… Continue reading Cherry Pie Filling For Canning
Follow my blog with Bloglovin So my current obsession is the Farmgirl Vintage book by Lori Holt. I have been picking a block here and there from the book to make. My goal is to make the sampler quilt on the cover...but every time I make a block, I end up using it for something… Continue reading Old Glory Mini Quilt
Update! January 31, 2019 I finally finished my Memory Quilt made from my Grandma's dresses! I am so happy with how it turned out. It is now officially my favorite quilt. Being wrapped up in this quilt is like a hug from Heaven! My Grandma always wore the cutest dresses. Some were floral, some striped,… Continue reading Memory Quilt…a work in progress
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Welcome to my first blog post! I have been wanting to start a blog for years and I am finally doing it! I thought long and hard as to what to kick my blog off with. Well, what better than one of my favorite recipes from my Grandma's recipe notebook!… Continue reading Potato Salad With Cooked Dressing…from Grandmas recipe book.