Laundry Make Over

Laundry Make Over

My laundry room is not really a room like I would prefer. It is a closet in my upstairs hallway. I don’t have a way to have a sink for messy things or soaking stained items, I don’t have good storage, and the laundry seems to live in my hallway in various...
DIY Sugar Scrub

DIY Sugar Scrub

This is an easy way to create your own sugar scrub at home and a great gift idea for the holidays. The possibilities for customization are endless with the type of oil you use and the scents that you choose. I made this with what I had on hand, baby oil and lavender...
Pantry Makeover

Pantry Makeover

My pantry is one of those areas that has driven me crazy since we purchased this house over 7 years ago. As I was thinking of something that I could do to make my life more organized, a pantry makeover was one of those things that I had to do. I originally started out...
Preparing Tomatoes From the Garden

Preparing Tomatoes From the Garden

When my tomatoes started to finally ripen this summer, I was overwhelmed! There was no way I could eat that many tomatoes and I had given away as many as I could. I wasn’t able to can them at the time so I put them in freezer bags and froze them. It worked out...
Memory Recipe Card

Memory Recipe Card

  Many of our family functions centered around the kitchen and great meals.¬†A great way to display a memory of a grandmother or even grandfather is to create a framed handwritten recipe card for your kitchen. I saw this online months ago in a grouping of three...
Garden Update

Garden Update

The garden has really taken off the last month and a 1/2. I harvested all of the beets that I planted and put them in the freezer. The cabbage was also harvested and frozen after parboiling it. The green beans are coming in slowly and I have been freezing them as...