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Thursday, June 27, 2024

Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot 06.28.2024

Welcome to another great weekend, and what better way to enjoy it in full than with a visit to Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot! What makes this link-up special is that we encourage you to link up not only your current posts and great ideas, but also the great stuff in your archives! 

Yes, that's right, we love your new posts, but older posts are not only encouraged, they are appreciated! So don't hold back, share, share and share some more!




Honey Pork with Pineapple and Roasted Green Chilies

Looking for a quick, and delicious dinner to put on the table? Well look no further than this Honey Pork and Pineapple with Roasted Green Chilies...the perfect use for thrifty pork loin. 


Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Apple Beet and Carrot Salad.

Apple Beet and Carrot Salad, the freshest beet salad ever! This is perfect for whipping up last minute, and trust me, the whole family will enjoy the subtle flavor and tender crunch.




Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Naturally Fermented Pickles,

We have been on a pickle journey this week with so many cucumbers coming off the vines! Yesterday was sweet slices, but today we are making Naturally Fermented Pickles, and my only question is, why did I wait so long? Because, WOW this is my favorite pickle ever!



Monday, June 24, 2024

Grandma's Two Day Sweet Pickle Slices, no canning required!

If you and your family are fans of sweet pickles, you will love this easy recipe for Grandma's Two Day Sweet Pickle Slices. Crunchy and delicious these sweet pickle slices require NO canning! 


Welcome to the Senior Salon Pit Stop #316

Welcome! The Senior Salon Pit Stop is now open! We invite you to come and take a look at all the wonderful recipes, craft and upcycling ideas, thrifting treasures and great family friendly articles being shared today. Because I can guarantee that you will be pleasantly surprised, with all the good stuff you are about to find…so I invite you to come and take a look. 


 

Sunday, June 23, 2024

The Scratch Made Food! & DIY Homemade Household Catalog of tips, tricks & recipes!

Are you looking for easy ways to run your home with ease? How about actual working recipes to make more of the foods you want to eat? Or how about some great kitchen tips and tricks that will make your life easier, and help keep you on your budget? I have no doubt you will find something right here, to help out in all the areas of running a home...


Thursday, June 20, 2024

Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot 06.21.2024

Welcome to another great weekend, and what better way to enjoy it in full than with a visit to Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot! What makes this link-up special is that we encourage you to link up not only your current posts and great ideas, but also the great stuff in your archives! 

Yes, that's right, we love your new posts, but older posts are not only encouraged, they are appreciated! So don't hold back, share, share and share some more!




Five Ingredients or Less, a Dinner Time Round-up of easy recipes from scratch!

As morning turns to evening, dinner must be made. I know around here there is always more to do, than the time to do it! But I learned a long time ago, don't skimp on dinner. Take the time to cook, eat, and get caught up with each other. This is the reason I gathered together our best Five Ingredients or Less, a Dinner Time Round-up of easy recipes! 


Monday, June 17, 2024

Our Best Whole Wheat Self-Rising Flour Recipes!

In my never ending conversations about a well stocked pantry, I have to say, this is the only baking mix I ever keep on hand. And for a good reason. I live in a Tiny House, with a tiny pantry, in a tiny kitchen. 

Turns out, in this house only our appetites for variety and delicious food are big! But trust me, you won't be sorry to have only one canister of baking mix in your pantry, no matter how big it is! Come and take a look at all this variety...


Welcome to the Senior Salon Pit Stop #315

Welcome! The Senior Salon Pit Stop is now open! We invite you to come and take a look at all the wonderful recipes, craft and upcycling ideas, thrifting treasures and great family friendly articles being shared today. Because I can guarantee that you will be pleasantly surprised, with all the good stuff you are about to find…so I invite you to come and take a look. 

 


Saturday, June 15, 2024

Green Bean Soup, this soup is summer time!

Green Bean Soup, might sound unusual or even plain, but...it is also easy to make, delicious, and light! Perfect for those warm evening for a light supper. This delicious recipe uses green beans from your own garden, or if not, from the local Farmers Market!


Thursday, June 13, 2024

Weekend Traffic Jam Weekend 06.14.224

Welcome to another great weekend, and what better way to enjoy it in full than with a visit to Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot! What makes this link-up special is that we encourage you to link up not only your current posts and great ideas, but also the great stuff in your archives! 

Yes, that's right, we love your new posts, but older posts are not only encouraged, they are appreciated!




Chunky Fruit Vinaigrette, cook with what you have!

I Wonder if this has happened to you. You purchase ingredients for a recipe and when you go to use them, they are now too overripe to be used, yikes? Since I enjoy the creative challenge of cooking with what I have, that overripe piece of fruit became a delicious vinaigrette! Come and take a look at our Chunky Fruit Vinaigrette...


Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Sweet and Salty Cashew Blondies, only 3 ingredients for delicious bar cookies!

These easy to make Sweet and Salty Cashew Blondies are exactly what you need, for a cookie that is not too sweet. Plus they couldn't be any easier to make.  Convenient because they are made with Whole Wheat Self-Rising Flour, so you can have these in the oven in about five minutes... 


Monday, June 10, 2024

Welcome to the Senior Salon Pit Stop #314

Welcome! The Senior Salon Pit Stop is now open! We invite you to come and take a look at all the wonderful recipes, craft and upcycling ideas, thrifting treasures and great family friendly articles being shared today. Because I can guarantee that you will be pleasantly surprised, with all the good stuff you are about to find…so I invite you to come and take a look. 

 

Sunday, June 9, 2024

Switchel, easy, delicious, and mildly probiotic for gut health!

With summer warm days and work days here now, this is the time to get geared up for making easy, and delicious beverages in your own kitchen. Let's start with this one, Switchel a tried and true thirst quencher!  Come and take a look at how easy it is to make. This has been around so long, it used to be called Haymaker's Punch


Thursday, June 6, 2024

Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot 06.07.2024

Welcome to another great weekend, and what better way to enjoy it in full than with a visit to Weekend Traffic Jam Reboot! What makes this link-up special is that we encourage you to link up not only your current posts and great ideas, but also the great stuff in your archives! 

Yes, that's right, we love your new posts, but older posts are not only encouraged, they are appreciated!




Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Welcome, come and take a tour of our 5thwheel home!

Our story of living in a stationary RV in East Texas, and the path we took from volunteering with the National Parks System to six acres of land!  


Watermelon with Mint and Feta, one of the best tastes of summer!

Watermelon with Mint and Feta! One of the best tasting, most refreshing bowls of fruit you will enjoy...Don't let the combination of ingredients frighten you, they go together as perfectly as the ocean and a sandy beach. 



Monday, June 3, 2024

Welcome to the Senior Salon Pit Stop #313!

Welcome! The Senior Salon Pit Stop is now open! We invite you to come and take a look at all the wonderful recipes, craft and upcycling ideas, thrifting treasures and great family friendly articles being shared today. Because I can guarantee that you will be pleasantly surprised, with all the good stuff you are about to find…so I invite you to come and take a look. 


 

Sunday, June 2, 2024

In My Kitchen, June 2024, looking back on May!

Today I have joined Sherry for In My Kitchen, I have share in the past, but it has been awhile. And each month as I read the new posts being shared, I always tell myself to get a post together and join in the fun! And today, I am joining in the fun!