Recipes

Yummy Rolls…

Yummy Rolls…

This has been a weird garden year - seems the beds are weedier than ever but our garden has produced more!  Maybe if I work hard at it, I can convince myself that this is good evidence for not weeding... I am so blessed by my Father.  Each year it seems that His...

Just one more note….

Just one more note about recipe tabs....Several of you expressed interest in what tabs I used in my own books.  Just thought I'd share that as I created this tutorial, I realized that some of my categories needed to be subdivided.  They were much to varied,...

Dilly Beans – Pt. 2

Dilly Beans – Pt. 2

We left off with our jars ready to ladle the hot liquid over them. Ladle the hot vinegar mix over your beans leaving 1/4 inch headspace.  I prefer to use a stainless steel canning funnel.  I am working with all organic ingredients and I don't like the idea of hot,...

Dilly Beans – Part 1

Dilly Beans – Part 1

This time of year I have green beans running out of my ears.  We eat them fresh from the garden,  I can them and I also freeze some but I also make a delicious treat.....dilly beans.  Dilly beans are just green beans that have been pickled like cucumbers.  My boys...

Southern Fried Sweet Potatoes – A recipe

Southern Fried Sweet Potatoes – A recipe

Jeremy turned 20 this week.  In my home, my children get to pick their birthday dinners - I'll pretty much cook anything they want...within reason.  Jeremy picked the following:  a salad with coconut ranch dressing, southern fried chicken, corn, southern fried sweet...

Breakfast with Kefir!

I wanted to share one of our favorite breakfasts! It is so easy and ALL of you can be doing this to help your immune systems. When you look back in history at how God's people preserved food, stored food and ate food, you will find many wonderful and healthy ways to...

Training little ones and cookin’ with kids!

I do a lot of cooking with my boys (and all other forms of housework!). When my sons leave my home, I want them to know how to cook for themselves...and clean...and do laundry etc. They will need to care for themselves and also be able to help their wives through...

Bisquick copy cat recipe!

Here is the copy cat recipe for Bisquick  - only missing the chemicals!  This is easy to make ahead and keep in the frig so you have it when you need it! 8 1/2 c. flour 1 tbsp. baking powder (without aluminum!) 1 tbsp. salt 2 tsp. cream of tartar 1 tsp. baking soda 1...

Snow, glorious snow!

We have been having a could snap here....finally! The boys have to break the ice on all of the waterers each morning - sometimes it is 4 or 5 inches thick!  We had a snowstorm last weekend and got a whopping 2 inches of snow but my boys were thriilled.  Out came the...