We are always thinking about ways to be healthier around our home. I'm not great at it, but here are a few things we do: save desserts for the weekends, cook most meals at home rather than eating out, and eat fresh fruits and vegetables. Another thing I do is buy the Healthy Request … [Read more...] about Heart Healthy Recipes With Campbell’s Soup
I pray you are all having a very blessed Thanksgiving today! I made a new soup a few weeks ago that was really good-- Turkey Chowder! I had cooked up a turkey breast in the crock-pot a while back and froze the leftovers. So, this soup took only about 30 minutes to make. And, of course, it will … [Read more...] about Turkey Chowder recipe
I'm really excited about the resource I'm reviewing today: Celebrate Jesus: An Advent Journey For Families by Amy Blevins. It's an Advent Guide chock full of all kinds of wonderful ideas--and it's only $4.99! Here are some examples of ideas I got from it that I'm going to try this … [Read more...] about Review of “Celebrate Jesus: An Advent Journey For Families”
Have you ever heard of Craftsy? It's a great new way to learn a variety of homemaking skills! What is Craftsy? Craftsy is a worldwide craft community offering online classes. It also has a patterns marketplace where independent designers can sell their patterns; a supplies shop with … [Read more...] about Have You Tried Out Craftsy?
This week I've been experimenting with some new recipes, and they haven't gone over well. I was trying the "make-ahead frozen and then put in the crock-pot" meals. They're too mushy and don't "present" well. So, my husband helped me go through my recipes to identify the winners and get a list … [Read more...] about 35+ Winner Meals for Fall
Homemade Tortillas I did something this week that I've been wanting to do for years! I made homemade tortillas! We're doing a unit study about the American Girl Josefina who lived in New Mexico in 1824. We got the recipe for tortillas from the Josefina Cook Book. The kids helped make them and … [Read more...] about Making Homemade Tortillas