While hoards of people are out on Black Friday, scoring sweet deals and getting the jump on Christmas shopping, my sweet deal is in the kitchen, dreaming up ways to makeover the leftover Thanksgiving turkey. Kind of a weird – I know. But, I am owning it because leftovers makeovers are my creative outlet and Thanksgiving
It is really sandy here. I know, I know – we live in the Sandhills. But, we have seriously got a supersized sandbox situation sitting directly where my garden is slated to go next spring. Long story short, our sandbox garden needs some organic matter to help my veggies thrive come springtime. Enter my
As I was cleaning the bathroom, trying to shake the writer’s block that had been plaguing me for days, I thought back to another time when the writer’s block had a hold on me. That time I asked for help. At that time, I was asked to write about how I get it all done
Pretty much since the end of September, my social newsfeeds have been filled with front steps adorned with pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. Jack o’ lanterns have been periodically popping up and smiling back at me as I scroll through Instagram and Facebook. The pumpkins – they’re everywhere, including on my own front step.
As Americans we throw out enough food each year to fill up Rose Bowl Stadium every day. I repeat – our wasteful habits are enough to fill a 90,000 seat stadium with uneaten food every. single. day. That’s a problem – a huge, outrageously out of control problem that we need to get in check…
As a general rule, pies can be made with the greatest of ease, hence the phrase “easy as pie”. This beef pot pie is no different. Okay… It may be slightly more involved than say, an apple pie, but the work is totally worth the reward. In addition to being fairly simple to make, this
If you have visited Pinterest in the last year or two, then you know that repurposing things is all the rage, especially when it comes to old windows, furniture, and pallets. But something that has really peaked my interest lately is repurposing food scraps. 5 Simple Ways to Repurpose Food Scraps When I say
With my plate piled high with a variety of deliciousness, I sat down at a table occupied by people whom I had never met to enjoy supper and conversation. I introduced myself as a cattle rancher from Nebraska, attending Farm Tank to learn, engage in conversation, and make connections. Noticing the nice sized helping of