We hosted a Corn Roast at our house on Sunday evening. Once a month between May and October we host our church for a Sunday evening gathering. August has become the Corn Roast month. This month we had a bonus of breaking in our new fire pit and patio, and roasting the corn, wrapped in… Read More Freezing Corn 101
When life hands you zucchini…. …you make zucchini pancakes! We were given two ginormous zucchini this week. Most of it will be frozen for breads and muffins throughout the year, but some of it will be eaten and some of it WAS eaten during lunch today. Lunch today consisted of Fresh Roasted Tomatoes with Black… Read More Savory Zucchini Pancakes-Gluten Free
So who has leftover marshmallows and random chocolate in their cupboards besides me?? Anyone? A summer filled with camping, campfiring, S’mores and an eternal supply of chocolate has brought us to this easy little recipe. Somehow we ended up with a bag of square pretzels in our house. Pair that with always present chocolate chips… Read More Give me s’more Pretzel S’mores!
What can I say? I love food photography. Some shots of our summer through my lens and our table. Please enjoy but don’t use any photos without permission from us! Thanks!
Daisy had an amazing summer. I’m pretty sure that if you asked her she’d tell you it’s ending too soon. As the start of school gets closer (next week) she’s been reminiscing about her vacation (because frankly teaching these kids at home is no joke and it wears. her. out.) and asked if she could… Read More Daisy’s Summer Vacation
Chasing Secrets by Lynette Eason, is the final book of the Elite Guardians series. There could not have been a better mystery to wrap this series up. With twists and turn in every chapter it keep you turning the page. Summary: Haley is looking forward to a night off. She has it planned…Hit a movie… Read More Chasing Secrets by Lynette Eason-Book Review
The color of this jam! The photo doesn’t do it justice, but this is seriously a perfectly pinkish tangerine with spots of red and dark pink. Gorgeous. The flavor is amazing too, just enough peach with a hint of apricot and cherry all combined with the chunky texture of a good jam and that sweet… Read More Peach Apricot Cherry Jam-Recipe
Yay for us that cherry trees were discovered on our property line this summer! The trunks and half the tree is on the neighbor’s yard, while the other half hangs over our church/house property. Our neighbor was incredibly generous in letting us pick however many cherries we wanted this summer. We picked and pitted and… Read More Cherry Habanero Jam-Recipe
I’m thankful for spellcheck in posts like this because whoever decided zucchini was spelled with two c’s, one h and one n rather than one k, a couple of e’s and few n’s must have had some revenge he or she wanted to take out on someone. Zoo-Kee-Nee. Phonetic spelling is best. I’ve posted recipes… Read More Zucchini Bread-Recipe
Dark Deception is the second book of the Defenders of Justice series by Nancy Mehl. I absolutely loved this book! A very fast-paced book, it kept me turning the pages as fast as I could. Summary: Kate O’Brien has been living a very quiet and uneventful life for the past four years. Then when the… Read More Dark Deception by Nancy Mehl – book review