Learn how to make authentic ginger beer right from your own kitchen. Next time you're at the store, grab some fresh ginger root, sugar, and lemons or limes and you're ready to get started on the ginger beer adventure![Read more...]
So you want to make compost for your garden? I'm just starting out, and have much to learn, but I thought you might like to see how I'm doing so far in this whole composting journey.[Read more...]
Looking for some gardening tips? Here are 4 tips that are playing a big roll in how I'm gardening this year.[Read more...]
Are you ready to organize and clean your refrigerator? New year, new fridge, right? Well, not exactly new fridge for me, but at least a clean one! I was so tired of opening my refrigerator and seeing the mess, so I decided today was the day to organized and clean it out![Read more...]
How do you practice self care as a busy mom? It's a challenge I believe many of us mommas struggle with.
About a month ago I was feeling a little blue, and couldn't seem to get my joy back. I was struggling, because, lets face it, as stay at home moms, or working moms, we are constantly busy, cooking, cleaning, caring, doing, doing, doing, and never reaching the end of the list of things to do. It can get overwhelming![Read more...]
About 10 years ago I came across this simple DIY Christmas countdown. My oldest son was just 6 years old at the time and I wanted to start a tradition for a Christmas countdown that I could use every year.
When I found this countdown I had to make it! It was inexpensive, and it only took me an evening to put it together. This was so fun and quite simple to make. Although we are missing the last box for Christmas day, and a couple of the boxes don't look as good as they did 10 years ago, it has stood the test of time, and we are still using it every Christmas season.[Read more...]
Have you been wondering how to make sauerkraut? I've got you covered! Keep reading for all the juicy details!Jump to Recipe
If you are thinking that fermenting cabbage sounds like a job for the expert cooks, you'd be totally wrong! Making sauerkraut is truly so easy! I got it right on my first try! You can too! So what are you waiting for?! Read on to get all my tips for making the best sauerkraut ever![Read more...]
Welcome to my first ever Antique haul blog! I'm a real antique and thrift store junky, and I can't wait to share my finds with you!
So awhile back I was browsing through an antique shop when I found the cutest copper salt and pepper shakers. If you've been around my social media at all, you may have noticed that I'm really into copper things.[Read more...]
This easy mixed berry compote is truly delicious, a perfect combination of tart and sweet. If you are looking for a topping for a breakfast or dessert dish, this is it!Jump to Recipe
This recipe has been a favorite in our family for as long as I can remember. When our family is all together (5 siblings plus their significant others, plus 7 cousins) over a weekend, my mom whips up a large batch of fluffy pancakes, we set out the peanut butter and syrup along with this delicious compote and have a wonderfully filling plant based breakfast to bring back all the memories from times passed.[Read more...]