Homemade Apple Butter

And the mini-fall series continues …. Thus far we’ve made –Pumpkin Pie SpicePumpkin PureePie CrustPumpkin Pieand now apple butter It’s not too often that I can get a morning post in but since today is a celebratory vacation day so I could support our high school at the state volleyball …

Homemade Jalapeno Jelly

Last year’s jalapeno crop did fairly well, but this year we’ve only had enough for the summer luxury of being able to walk out to our own garden and grab a jalapeno here diced for tacos, a few there for our delicious PB jalapeno burgers, and a handful every once …

Homemade Relish

With the garden in full swing and our kitchen counter looking like the produce aisle, I’ve been trying to bring purpose to every last veggie that has entered our home from our own garden or another’s! A couple weeks ago after making our first round of pickles this season, I …

Homemade Celery Salt

Who uses that? Anybody? Well, we have never but will be now. The other day I ran across those amazing Chicago Poppy Seed Buns and I instantly started reminiscing and craving the Chicago Style Dogs I always enjoyed at the ballpark when the Mr. coached in a collegiate summer league …

Strawberry Topping

Strawberry Topping It’s the time of year for strawberries and ice cream! But the best part about this stuff  sauce topping {sure wished I could come up with something more fun for a name:) }, we’ve used it on our PBJs, waffles, Grammy Lou Lou pancakes (aka skinny pancakes … almost like …

Homemade Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

I would love to sit here and small talk with y’all but this lady is beat and I can’t get to my bed quick enough … how many others are with me! 🙂 Three days into the week and I’ve been two 6 ballgames … eek! Busy but there’s really …

Homemade Butter

Homemade butter has been popping up on my Pinterest feed lately and then when my soon-to-be-sister-in-law was sharing about her own butter making experience at our family Easter gathering, I knew exactly what I was going to try out this week! This was so simple to do in my KitchenAid …

Homemade Dill Pickles

How to Make Your Own Pickles Again, it’s been a  while … ugh! This post has been in the making for a few weeks now and just hasn’t made it to the top of my priority list along with all the other things that have managed to reach the summit …

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce

How to Make Your Own Teriyaki Sauce Boy, I really need to get back into doing a post a day! I’m usually always trying something new but just haven’t taken the time to sit down and get a post published. I whipped up a back of this teriyaki sauce last …

Homemade Thousand Island Dressing

How to Make Your Own Thousand Island Dressing This one’s a first! I’ve been trying to hold out so I could also use the cucumbers from our garden to make the sweet pickle relish needed for thousand island dressing, but it’s going to be a while before they are ready! …