Monthly Archives: January 2013

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds – 2013 Pure Seed Book

I just received my Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds Book in the mail.  OH MY!  It was like getting a high quality magazine.  As I thumbed through it my eyes feasted on beautiful fruits, veggies, and flowers, a lot I have … Continue reading

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Banana’s are Growing – There is Hope

I wish my mother could be here for this but I am sure she is enjoying heaven more than I can imagine.  She bought this plant when my son was like 5 years old, he is now almost 22.  It … Continue reading

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Pressure Canning Homemade Coconut Milk

I drank a cup of my homemade cocoa with organic cow’s milk and later thought I was going to die.  I guess I am lactose intolerant?  I don’t have issues with milk cooked in products just drinking it, so I … Continue reading

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Homemade Cocoa Mix

Since trying to eat and drink healthier I decided to look at the ingredients on my cocoa mix. Sugar, Chocolate Liquor, Soy Lechitin (Emulsifier(s)), Coco Butter Processed with Alkali, PGPR (EMulsifier(s)), Flavors(s) artificial Cinnamon What!? Does this really sound like … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Baked Mac and Cheese

This recipe comes from Martha Stewart and is fabulous (one minor change below)!  I have a regular version of Mac & Cheese but wanted to try a baked version.  Even my husband liked this, either he is getting used to … Continue reading

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Free Printable Jar Labels

I had to share this site! These are the cutest labels for mason jars and anything else you can find to put them on.  I was putting together a birthday present of homemade gifts and these labels worked out great.   … Continue reading

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“Something Pretty” Free Pattern

I was going to use these colors to make the Squircle Afghan again but since my goal is to make as many different patterns as I can I decided to make this “Something Pretty” instead. This is a fairly easy … Continue reading

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Artichoke Pesto Chicken with Tomato Cream Sauce Gluten-Free

The original recipe for this is called “Garlic Pesto Chicken with Tomato Cream Penne” and is from Southern Girl Cooking. It looked so good I had to try it. It seems my attempts always have changes. I could not find … Continue reading

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Self Watering Garden Containers – 5 Gallon Buckets Upated 8/2015

Updated!! 8-2015 Video I have made several of the self watering containers out of  plastic bins.  They work great but they don’t seem to last long in the Florida sun.  So I decided to make some out of 5 gallon food … Continue reading

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My “Go To” Gluten Free Bread Crumbs

Ever since going gluten-free finding a good bread and bread crumbs has been hard. I found these Glutino Gluten Free Bagel Chips in a local store and decided to give them a try.  I use the parmesan and garlic flavored ones … Continue reading

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