Archives for May 2014

Homemade Vanilla Coconut Milk Ice Cream

My Homemade Vanilla Coconut Milk Ice Cream Recipe was made out of necessity. As I have gotten older, I have found I take after my dad, who was … [Read more...]

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream I remember spending many hot summer days outside sitting by the ice cream machine watching it turn round and round, … [Read more...]

Easy Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

I love this Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream Recipe, because it is easy for kids to help make or make on their own. We have been using this simple recipe … [Read more...]

How to Grow Potatoes in a Trash Can

When I was younger, I heard stories of my husband's great-grandpa growing potatoes in a metal trash can. I had never heard of this. I asked lots of … [Read more...]

How to Thread a Sewing Machine

Threading a sewing machine can feel like a daunting task. There are so many little moving parts. Practice, practice, practice! You’ll get the hang of … [Read more...]

How to Wind a Bobbin

Winding a bobbin step-by-step: The first thing you need to do, when threading a sewing machine, is make sure you have a bobbin that matches your … [Read more...]

Growing Asparagus

How to Plant, Grow, and Harvest Asparagus Ahh…Asparagus. I would have to say this is my favorite vegetable. This is one of the many perennial … [Read more...]

Growing Rhubarb

How to Plant, Grow, and Harvest Rhubarb My mom and dad had a patch of rhubarb on their small homestead. As a kid, I could never resist picking a … [Read more...]

Mama’s Zucchini Cobbler

Zucchini Cobbler! What?? This is my "Mystery Cobbler." It is fun to take to carry-in dinners and have guests guess what the "fruit" is. Most guess … [Read more...]

Mama’s Hot Corn Dip

  Hot Corn Dip This is a perfect appetizer for the big game or your next carry-in dinner! Every time I make this recipe, it goes … [Read more...]