My mom used to bake bread at home. I remember cutting off pieces of warm bread and watching the butter melt into it. It was the best bread. I have never mastered her technique, and maybe I don’t have to now that we have so many great bread mixes available in the stores. Robin Hood […]
I have a lot of fresh garden vegetables that I need to use in ways that will last us awhile. I have blanched green beans and I’m preparing to blanch some carrots, but I like to do more creative meal preparation as well. Today I decided to make a vegetable soup base that I can […]
The Holidays can be a financially difficult time for people, especially if you have children. Here are some ways to save money while still enjoying the spirit of giving. Bake your gifts. Everyone likes baked goods like cookies or squares, but you will always win people over with some homemade bread. If you garden and […]
A tree decorated with homemade ornaments can be beautiful, and it can save you a lot of money too! Here are some hand made ornaments that require varying levels of skill. Click the pictures to go to the tutorials.