1905 Farmhouse

Recipes

DIY Garlic Bread Seasoning-Great for Gift Giving

I love making DIY gifts for many different occasions: housewarming gifts, extended family gifts, holiday gifts, etc. And I am always a huge fan of DIY gifts that keep on giving! So I created a garlic bread seasoning that you add to your favorite butter or margarine, to spread on your favorite bread or rolls. […] Read more…

How to Make Naturally Sweet Strawberry Jam

A side view of glass jars filled with strawberry jam without lids

Summer is here and that means it is strawberry season here in Oregon. This is one of my favorite times of the year. There is nothing better than a ripe red strawberry warmed by the sun right off the vine. (Is anyone else’s mouth watering?) The strawberry season here in Oregon is short depending on […] Read more…

Quick & Easy Baked Chicken Bites

If you are a busy Mom like myself you appreciate a quick family dinner that everyone will love. This recipe for quick and easy baked chicken bites is sure to please even the pickiest eater! This recipe has actually been with me since I was a wee 4th grader 🙂 Can you believe that?! I […] Read more…

Campfire Dessert: Pie

A closed double pie iron being cooked over a propane burning stove

Are you a camper or a glamper? I would rate myself somewhere in the middle I think. We always went tent camping when we were kids and it doesn’t bother me if there is no shower. But I do like to be comfortable and away from the ground and inside a tent away from the […] Read more…

Top 7 Homemade Candy Recipes

The Top 7 homemade candy recipes, some traditional recipes and some fun and unique

This weekend is our church’s annual sausage and sauerkraut dinner. This is a huge fundraiser for our private school and draws crowds of up to 10,000 people to our small little community for yummy food and fun activities. All the parishioners volunteer and help out in all aspects of the preparation and the day of […] Read more…