Kitchen Fun

Easy Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Easy Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

I know that the sauce at the store is convenient.  Convenient does not necessarily mean good for you.  Eliminating as many industry preservatives as you can helps your families health and helps, woman specific, to reduce weight and bloating. In the summer, we grow our […]

Peanut Butter Carrot Treats for the Puppers

Peanut Butter Carrot Treats for the Puppers

My dog is spoiled. Her name is Hadley Rose and she is a spoiled brat.  And it is my fault. But I cannot help it. She looks at me with her puppy dog eyes and asks me for a treat. And I have a hard […]

Slow Cooked Fig Butter

Slow Cooked Fig Butter

It is funny how a tree such as a fig, can torture it’s owner.  On years where the spring has lots of rain and the rain tables stay level, a fig tree can produce a quart or more of figs a day. This can be […]

Squash Pickles

Squash Pickles

My mother was not the type to teach old farm house techniques.  She is a genius chef but if you can not acquire it from a store or vendor than you did not need to worry about it. After getting Married and being young, I […]

Rum Fig Pickles

Rum Fig Pickles

Fig Pickles are not a new thing. People have made a sweet and sour type fig pickle as long as I can remember.  Dilorio’s Farm and Roadside market in Hempstead, Texas use to carry this wonderful desert pickle. Mine has spiced rum cooked into it […]

Simple and Effective Menu Planning Tips

Simple and Effective Menu Planning Tips

A lot of folks make it out to be difficult.  I started menu planning as a form of typing to stay in a budget.  After a while, I found I could not make menus like I see in magazines and on the internet.  The issues […]