Different Ways to Grow Your Own Food

vegetable at home

Different Ways to Grow Your Own Food How to garden at home I absolutely LOVE my garden! My son, who was three at the time, melted my heart this summer when he said "Mom isn't it so great that we can grow and pick the food that we eat?" This is how to Garden at home.  I will tell you when you decide to grow a garden one of the things to consider is what grows when. What will work in your area and what do you need to get started. We have a great printable on what grows when. This will help you ...

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Roasted Eggplant Pasta Salad Recipe

pasta with eggplant

Roasted Eggplant Pasta Salad Recipe   Picnics and covered dish suppers are a fun part of early fall. When families and friends gather and share foods they’ve brought, I almost always enjoy one extra-special something. Maybe it’s a creamy, cheesy mac ‘n’ cheese or a perfectly seasoned vegetable or even an exotic fruit salad. You almost never attend a cookout without a pasta salad. This simple side dish has become very much a staple at such gatherings. There are many different kinds ...

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Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken

Crock pot rotisserie chicken rubbed with seasoning

Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken Often buying a whole chicken at the grocery store is great way to save some money. However, buying a whole chicken can be a bit intimidating if you have never cooked one. If you want to buy a whole chicken at the grocery store but your not sure what to do with it we have the perfect solution. Make a slow cooker rotisserie chicken! Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken ...

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Grillin Up Giveaways Giveaway Hop

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Grillin Up Giveaways Giveaway Hop Thank you for your interest in the "Grillin Up Giveaways" Giveaway Hop. Please read thoroughly and sign up using the linky below. This Giveaway Hop will run from July 15th, 2015 {12:00 am EST} through July 29th, 2015 {11:59 pm EST}. Each blog in this Event will have at least 1 prize per winner. You may have more than 1 prize but you may have only 1 spot on the linky per blog. Each blogger is responsible for obtaining his/her own prize. Prizes can ...

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Karla’s Korner: Life and Lemon Crackers

Karla's Korner: Life and Lemon Crackers

Karla's Korner: Life and Lemon Crackers Life and Lemon Crackers… My grandmother used to make lemon crackers when I was a young girl. Not really a cracker, more like a round lemon shortbread cookie with little holes from the tines of a fork pressed gently into the top of each one, she made these delicacies several times a year. At the time I had no idea just what an tedious process it was to make these tasty treats; I always thought it was just another cookie. While the ingredients were ...

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Homemade Marinara Sauce With Garden Tomatoes Recipe

How to Make Marinara Sauce With Garden Tomatoes

How to Make Marinara Sauce With Garden Tomatoes I ventured into canning my own spaghetti sauce this summer. I wanted to use what I grew to create the perfect sauce. This is how to Make Marinara Sauce With Garden Tomatoes. My recipe is similar to Connie's- although I cook mine in the crock-pot all day. My crock-pot yields 6 pints for canning. It is very easy to let it cook all day and then process in a water bath! Thanks to Connie for this recipe. Check out Cook with Connie for more fantastic ...

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Summer Squash Sauce Recipe

healthy squash sauce

Summer Squash Sauce Hopefully you are enjoying some fresh summer vegetables! Today we are giving you another squash recipe since they are the most abundant vegetable! Thanks to Connie for this recipe. During the summer months, I tend to make fresh vegetables the base for all my meals. Whatever meat accompanies the veggies is usually grilled or quickly sautéed. When veggies are at their freshest, they are the most tasty and nutritious. Summer Squash Sauce is particularly delicious and fresh ...

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