I love pancakes. I love all kinds of pancakes. I've rarely met a pancake that I didn't like.The pancake itself fried so you get a little bit of crispy bits around the edge while the middle is light, fluffy, and and FULL of flavor, slathered with butter, covered in REAL maple … [Read more...] about Chas’s FAVORITE Sourdough Pancakes!
I bit the bullet!
Well, I did it. After much encouragement, I, with fear and trepidation went ahead and made my first tutorials for youtube and IGTV.Here are my first installments for sourdough bread.Please don't expect perfection, you won't get that here... what you will get is a gal who is … [Read more...] about I bit the bullet!
Thanksgiving in our home!
In our home, you won't find anything traditional for Thanksgiving.We have our Christmas decorations up, for one. When people ask "What about Thanksgiving??? Why do you have your Christmas decorations up already? Don't you celebrate Thanksgiving???"I respond, "ABSOLUTELY! We … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving in our home!
Preserving the harvest!
We had a decent garden yield this summer, considering we didn't get started til very late! We always buy extra tomatoes, maybe one day I will be able to grow as many as we need, but thankfully we have lots of farmers around here that sell their extras. This … [Read more...] about Preserving the harvest!
Strawberry Jam! WITHOUT pectin!
I LOVE to learn new things. I also love to learn how to do something the "old fashioned way" too. And when some friends of mine were talking about making jam without pectin and LOW sugar, I was all ears! I learned some things along the way, and believe you me, it does take … [Read more...] about Strawberry Jam! WITHOUT pectin!