Confession time… I HATE going to the grocery store! Honestly, it’s a huge plus in being a homesteader. I love when I can grab something from the pantry, or the backyard just to make my dinner! So, when I ran out of that awful store bought taco seasoning I figured it was about time to […]
Recently my friend Kathi, over at Oak Hill Homestead, shared a post that told how she overcame her addiction to soda! It hit pretty close to home, as hubby gives me a pretty hard time about my need for a certain diet soda that I have on hand pretty regularly! I’ve been working on kicking […]
‘Tis the season for Morel Mushrooms! That coveted mushroom that foragers spend hours hunting for, and foodies spend outrageous amounts of money on! Well, last week we lucked out! Friends of ours, who are not mushroom lovers, stumbled upon a patch that had cropped up just at the end of their driveway.
Sourdough Soft Pretzels Today we had some alligator tears from one of my daycare kiddos. She was missing her Momma pretty bad. And the nice thing about having an in home daycare is that we are just that. A home. I have the time and atmosphere to be able to give the love and attention […]
Ham and Bean Soup Recipe Nick was at it again with the smoker last weekend! This time he chose to smoke a bone in ham, with hickory and apple wood chips. The ham, like the Whiskey Apple Smoked Pork, didn’t last long. But what was leftover, was a nice ham bone perfect for soup!