Category Archives: Recipes & Freezer Cooking

How to Make Homemade Bone Broth

Last year I started to make my own chicken and turkey broth for the very first time. When Thanksgiving came around, I snatched up the turkey bones and made so much broth that I ran out of containers. I literally … Continue reading

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Freezer Friendly: Taco Soup

This taco soup recipe is totally a winner. It is naturally mild enough to be kid friendly. It is impressive enough to serve to guests. Plus it is freezer friendly! This recipe was originally discovered by my aunt years ago. … Continue reading

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An Awesome and Affordable Dinner Party Menu

For Grace’s wedding birthday, I came up with a simple, delicious, and affordable dinner party menu. The meal was so well received that I wanted to share it with you. The main course was crock pot cheesy pasta and beef casserole … Continue reading

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Salsa Canning Vlog: a silly and ridiculous “how to” video

This post contains affiliate links. I was home alone. It was glorious. There were a million things that I could have spent my time doing, but the ripe tomatoes were calling my name. It was time to make salsa. I … Continue reading

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More Fast & Easy Vacation Meal Planning

When our family goes on vacation, I always make a meal plan.  We love to eat out, but it isn’t very relaxing with little ones.  Plus it gets expensive! In 2011, I pulled together a fast and easy vacation meal … Continue reading

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