A Pantry Makeover Part 4: Glidden Paint

August 19, 2013


  Several weeks ago, we took on the daunting task of updating and renovating our walk-in pantry.  When we built [...]

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Easy Hot Fudge Sauce

August 8, 2013

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A lot of memories from my childhood are centered around food.  I think that’s normal for a lot of people [...]

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White Sandwich Bread

July 23, 2013

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Yesterday evening, I realized that I didn’t have enough potatoes to make the mashed potatoes I was planning for dinner. [...]

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A Pantry Makeover with Organized Living™ (Part 2: After)

June 25, 2013

Before and After

(This is part two of a two-part series.  To see part one, click {here}.) This post has been so long [...]

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Easy Marinara Sauce

April 9, 2013

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So, if a magic genie in a lantern gave me three wishes, I think mine might be for 1) money [...]

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese

September 7, 2012

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My youngest brother is getting married in the spring.  In preparation for the Groom’s family duties, my Mom, sisters and [...]

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Homemade Peanut Butter

August 15, 2012


My husband and I have a bit of a problem with grocery stores, and an even bigger problem with markets [...]

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Homemade Vanilla Extract

June 26, 2011


If you’ve spent much time at all in the kitchen, you understand how essential good-quality vanilla is to the outcome [...]

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