Why I Can ~ And Why You Should Too

Why I Can ~ And Why You Should Too

I am often asked why I take the time to can and dehydrate foods during the summer months. Here’s what I tell them, just in case you were interested too. What’s in your jar? The most important reason is that when I “put up” foods at home I know exactly what is in it. I […]

Super Easy, Super Fast Sugar Body Scrub

Super Easy, Super Fast Sugar Body Scrub

What girl doesn’t like a little bit of pampering now and then? I love having smooth, soft feet, but I hate the prices you have to pay for the stuff to make ’em that way! So I went online and found several recipes. I kinda mixed and matched them and came up with this. The […]

Fast & Easy Crockpot Venison Goulash

Fast & Easy Crockpot Venison Goulash

Those of you that have been following me for a while know that I like my recipes fast and easy. There’s too much to do most days to be fussing with getting food on the table. Don’t get me wrong, I love to do fancy on occasion, but not every day. That’s why this Crockpot […]

Homemade Dishwasher Powder

Homemade Dishwasher Powder

Well, my homemade laundry soap was so popular that I thought I’d let y’all in on my homemade dishwasher powder.  It’s actually even easier to make than the laundry powder.  🙂 Here’s what you’ll need to make your own dishwasher powder:             1 cup Borax (find it here)             1 cup Washing Soda (find it here) […]

Why Should You Store Food At Home?

Why Should You Store Food At Home?

People often ask me why I talk about preserving and storing food so much. I think that is a great question and a great topic for a blog post. So here’s my answer. Savings There are several reasons I talk about food storage. The first one is it saves you tons of money. I absolutely […]