Delicious Sugar Scrub Recipe

I love sugar scrub!!! Photo by Tara Winstead on Perhaps one of my favorite gifts to make around the holidays and throughout winter season is Sugar Scrub. I wanted to share my super easy base recipe that can be tweaked so many ways and with so many scents! Delicious Sugar Scrub 3 C. Sugar … Continue reading Delicious Sugar Scrub Recipe

Carrot Cake Jam

Jellies and Jams are a staple for any family with children. For some, a delicacy. Over the years, my children had identified their go-to favorites for delicious sandwich jelly and jams, as well as their absolute favorite delicacies. "We need more _____________ jam, can you please make more soon." What is that favorite, perhaps generational … Continue reading Carrot Cake Jam

World Best Pumpkin Bars (*A Large family Pumpkin Pie Cheat*)

Pumpkin Pie Bars Pumpkin. Need I say more? Not pumpkin pie filling, but the pure flesh of a fresh pumpkin, NUM! We bake our Amish Pumpkin Pie pumpkins straight from the garden. After baking, we cool and make pumpkin puree in the blender. Next we set aside all we will immediately use and store the … Continue reading World Best Pumpkin Bars (*A Large family Pumpkin Pie Cheat*)

Old Fashioned Corn Cob Jelly

Photo by Adonyi Gu00e1bor on Warm melted butter oozing down off a slice cornbread, delicious. What could even make it tastier? Corn cob jelly. Smooth buttery, salty sweet goodness. Great grandma preserved everything. Partially because it was delicious and everyone looked forward to her recipes. As well as, for years it was necessity. Rarely … Continue reading Old Fashioned Corn Cob Jelly

DIY Salsa Verde (Sweet)

Photo by John Lambeth on Tamatillos are one of the favorite items to plant in our garden. I say one, because they are up there among the tomatoes, peppers, onions and eat before you get to the house fresh produce! Many people consider staples to be only their rice, sugars, flours, etc. In our … Continue reading DIY Salsa Verde (Sweet)

Eggs, eggs, eggs…

Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on As a tribute to the girls, February is Chicken sensation and creation month! LOL. In actuality, June 3rd is national egg day and July 6th is national chicken day. Photo by Nicholas Githiri on However, right around this time of year, chickens around the world begin to pick … Continue reading Eggs, eggs, eggs…

Cookies in Minutes ~ With a Recipe

Photo by Mateusz Dach on In a pinch and having some company? Or a last minute Sunday school or teaching treat for the students? Look in the cupboard and grab a box of cake mix. Mix one package of cake mix, 1 stick of softened butter and one egg. Stir. Mix until smooth. Roll … Continue reading Cookies in Minutes ~ With a Recipe

Kid friendly- Cheerio Treats

Kids love all things cereal. I love this recipe because it goes with the classic rice krispie bars idea, which I have yet to find a child that does not like rice krispie bars. These are just as big of a hit! Whether you are bringing a birthday treat, having a party, guests, a classroom … Continue reading Kid friendly- Cheerio Treats

Sweetheart Snack Mix Recipe

Dig out that giant bread bowl or xlg metal bowl. In your extra large bowl mix 3 Cups of cherrios, 3 Cups of Rice Chex mix, 2 Cups of Wheat Chex mix, 3 Cups of Corn Chex mix and 1 Cup of small mini pretzels. In a double broiler, melt 32 ounces of white chocolate. … Continue reading Sweetheart Snack Mix Recipe

DIY Valentines Gum Drops

Valentine's Day is only a few weeks away! Fun sweets and treats are so precious to give; yet, so simple to make. Are you looking for a new recipe that is homemade AND delicious? Try these homemade gum drops that can be altered for any holiday. (Green apple for St. Patrick's day, Cherry or Strawberry … Continue reading DIY Valentines Gum Drops