Easy sweetened condensed milk recipe and substitute

How to Make Sweetened Condensed Milk Fast

Egg Free|Butter|No Bake
Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk Recipe Did you know that you could make your own sweetened condensed milk? For the longest time, I thought you could only get sweetened condensed milk in cans from the grocery store. With this easy sweetened condensed milk substitute, I was doubtful at first, but a few minutes later I was amazed and pleased! Lo and behold, there in my blender was that sweet, thick, magical ingredient - sweetened condensed milk. Super easy - only took a few... Read this post

Freezer Cooking Recipes, Benefits, and Tips

Make Ahead/Freezer Meal|Tips|DIY
I have a confession... I hate meal planning. No really. I hate thinking about what to make for dinner, as it usually dawns on me at about 5:30 that people are hungry. It's not fun. I don't like that question, "What's for dinner?". I usually answer... Read this post
Best gluten-free all-purpose flour mix recipe

Best Gluten-Free All-Purpose Flour Mix Recipe

Gluten Free|Flour|Seasonings and Mixes
How to Make Gluten-Free Flour From Scratch It's not the end of the world, but it's a challenge, and I'm learning. My daughter-in-law and grandson suffer from celiac disease. Both of them were terribly sick until gluten was removed from their diets. For... Read this post

Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe

Egg Free|Thanksgiving|No Bake
Make your own pumpkin pie spice for all those delicious pumpkin recipes! Ever wanted to make some fall pumpkin recipes only to find out that you don't have the pumpkin pie spice that the recipe calls for? Save yourself a trip to store and see if you... Read this post
easy recipe for homemade Lipton onion soup mix

Homemade Onion Soup Mix Recipe

Egg Free|Summer|Garlic
Make your own onion soup mix! I don't know about you, but I have a few favorite recipes that include dry Lipton onion soup mix. I'd rather use a homemade onion soup mix that has better ingredients. And it would be nice to have a gluten free Lipton... Read this post
how to make homemade cream of chicken soup recipe

SOS Mix: Cream of Chicken Soup Recipe

Egg Free|Make Ahead/Freezer Meal|Pepper
Make homemade cream of chicken soup with this easy mix recipe! Save time, money, and lose the preservatives, by making this homemade cream of chicken soup mix! We call it SOS Mix - short for Sauce or Soup Mix. One recipe batch makes enough mix to replace... Read this post

Salsa Canning Recipe

Summer|Salt|Finger Food and Dips
  My garden is overflowing with tomatoes this year. I was super excited because I have been dying to can my own salsa. I canned salsa with my friend Stephanie two years ago and it is was so yummy. I have been missing it. I called her up and... Read this post

The Easy Way to Can Corn

Summer|Salt|Side Dish
  Did you grow corn in your garden this spring and summer? Well, harvesting your crop at just the right time is important to maintaining flavor and crispness of the corn. According to the National Gardening Association, "Corn is ready to be picked... Read this post

Homemade Apricot Syrup Recipe

Butter|Sauces, Spreads, and Dressings|Canning & Preserving
I have an awesome apricot tree in my yard and this year it is just loaded with apricots. I love to make use of my apricots as much as possible. I make fruit leather, dehydrate my fruit, make smoothies, I have canned canned apricots, made homemade jam,... Read this post

Homemade Thousand Island Dressing

Salads|Sauces, Spreads, and Dressings|DIY
I love to make dressing from scratch. It's so easy my kids love to help. What a great way to get them started in learning how to cook. We love thousand island not only on salad but on our hamburgers to. This recipe can be altered to also be Fry Sauce.... Read this post