Effortless Meal Planning for Busy Families: The Simplest Ideas to Streamline Your Cooking Routine

If you’re like most families, meal planning is probably a bit of a struggle.  I’m super super excited to share with you my favorite meal-planning ideas for families that absolutely ...

Deliciously Homemade: Canning 3 Bean Salad

By now you might have gathered that I have a bit of a thing for growing and preserving green beans.  We always get a bumper crop of beans from the ...

Seeds to Start in April: Zone 5A

Alright, I’m having a hard time containing my excitement about getting back into the garden!  Ya’ll it’s April!!  Can you hear my excitement?!?!  This is is a big month and ...

The BEST Blueberry Jam From Frozen Blueberries

We had a jam dilemma a couple of weeks ago and I set to making blueberry jam from frozen blueberries.  I had to use frozen since fresh blueberries are not ...

How to Make Biodegradable Tape for Seeds – Planting

Eeeek!!  Garden planting is right around the corner and it’s a perfect time to start preparing!  Today, I have a super quick post about how to make your own biodegradable ...

Categories for Cookbooks – Ideas for Organizing Recipes

By now, you guys know I have a thing for recipe organization.  Whether you choose to have a professionally printed cookbook or make a recipe binder, you will want to ...

No-Knead Cinnamon Raisin Bread Recipe – With Buttermilk

If you’ve read my blog for any amount of time, you know that I love collecting family recipes and my grandma made the best cinnamon raisin bread!  It is delicious!! ...
3A curly hair routine

3A Curly Hair Routine

Today, I’m giving you a big update on my 3a curly hair routine for 2022.  I’m shocked that it has been almost 10 years since I shared my posts about ...

How to Make Cultured Buttermilk

Alright friends, today I’m going to share a VERY simple and quick post about how to make cultured buttermilk. Cultured buttermilk is the kind you’ve likely seen in the grocery ...

Peach Pepper Jam Recipe

Once you try my peach pepper jam recipe, you will never ever buy any other gourmet sweet pepper jam again…I promise! I’ve long had a love affair with sweet and ...