Clay Balls and Hidden Treasure

clay balls

Author Unknown A man was exploring caves by the seashore. In one of the caves he found a canvas bag with a bunch of hardened clay balls. It was like someone had rolled clay balls and left them out in the sun to bake. They didn't look like much, but they intrigued the man so he took the bag out of Continue Reading

Hamburger Quiche – Gluten Free

Hamburger Quiche with Avocados

With our son gluten intolerant, our menus have changed considerably around here. Our home is 100% gluten free now. The whole family is eating all the same foods....with the exception of my husband (who cheats at work) and my oldest daughter (who just won't jump on the bandwagon, but she does keep Continue Reading

Homemade Mozzarella Cheese!

Fresh Mozzarella Cheese

Success!!  After a failed first attempt with a bad recipe, we made delicious homemade mozzarella cheese. This was so much fun.  Isn't this the most exciting and amazing thing you have seen today?!  It would be if you were my son and me. My son has gluten and lactose intolerance, and we used Continue Reading

5 Kitchen Staples to Help Save Money

pasta rice

Ever wonder how our ancestors always seemed to have food on the table even in lean times? When we are visiting the grocery store every week to the tune of hundreds of dollars, we long to know their secret. In fact it isn’t a secret at all. It is actually good planning and preparation on their part. Continue Reading

Leftover Dinner Magic

stir fry

What do you do when a meal is finished? Most of us wash the dishes and wrap up the leftovers, but what happens to the leftover portions not eaten? Do they get consumed later or do they sit in the refrigerator until they start to smell and you finally throw them out? If you tend to do the latter, how Continue Reading