A few weeks ago during some of our travels, we came across a jalapeno pepper jelly My mind immediately said, "I can do this with the Carolina Reaper peppers that we have". Now you may be asking yourself,; "What is a Carolina Reaper?". A reaper pepper is a dayglow orange ball of hate… Continue reading Jellied PEPPER Spread
Purple sauerkraut is the prettier cousin of your normal sauerkraut; I just use purple cabbage. This recipe is simple, and can be completed overnight. To begin, warm 2 cups of water with bay leaves, cloves, peppercorns, salt and sugar. Let this boil for about 10 minutes. Mix in the vinegar and oil. This will… Continue reading Purple Sauerkraut
The property that we rent is full of various features. We have a brick laid patio, a small water feature, a recreational pond, and a wood fired oven. The wood fired oven was built by our landlord. It may take a while to get heated up, but it cooks super quick once it is to… Continue reading Pizza Party
If you are anything like me, you will kill any living plant that is brought into your home. Yes this includes the so called "hearty" plants. I have found a solution. Faux succulents. But not the plastic ones that will sit on your shelves and collect dust. These are made out of wool, through… Continue reading How to keep a plant green forever.
Every two weeks we get a delivery of ugly produce from Imperfect Produce. The company sends produce that is "ugly" around the United States. What qualifies produce to be ugly? Too large, too small, too many, or just oddly shaped. You can follow this link to receive $10 off your first box. If they do… Continue reading When Life Gives You Giant Brussels Sprouts
Have you ever driven past a discarded object on the curb and decided you HAD to have it? That is where the story of this table begins. I was driving to work, when I noticed two tables. I immediately turned around, to get them. However, my car doors were too small for the large table… Continue reading Restored table
Do you love everything bagels smeared with cream cheese and lox? I know that I do, but what I don’t love, is all of the unnecessary carbs that are present. I decided to get my fix, using pita crackers that I found. This recipe is super easy, it also makes for a quick 5-minute appetizer… Continue reading Everything Pita Bites with Lox