Make Reading Cuddly Again

Make Reading Cuddly Again

In the push to get kids reading as soon as humanly possible, I think our sweet kids are really missing out in the long run. We purchase ten pounds of books, guaranteeing to teach a three year old to read.  We plug them into iPads loaded full of “learning...

Instantly Beef Stock

I seriously heart stock.  Learning to make stock has really upped the nutritional ante in my kitchen.  Now that I can make my own, for pennies, it has become a daily staple in our diets.  The other day, I made a beef stock that was unbelievable.  Thanks to some...
Canning!

Canning!

We’ve been canning like crazy around here lately.  Putting up our abundance now, hopefully to make a dent in the old grocery bill later on. We ended up with a small glut of pepper – jalapeno, banana, green, poblano.  So!  Many!  I’m not a huge fan of...