Football Appetizer: Lavash Crackers & Hummus

For some, nothing says Thanksgiving like football.  This year, the day will start with the Bears vs the Lions at 12:30, followed by the Philadelphia Eagles vs the Dallas Cowboys…

Lur Fashion: Giving Back

Lur Fashion  –  great way of Giving Back during the holidays! My granddaughter, Jacinda, is wearing this “oh so cute” Luna Flower Pin and loving it!  As a teen “fashionista”…

Rice Dressing for Thanksgiving

Rice Dressing for Thanksgiving! I KNOW this sounds crazy, right!  Almost un-American to deviate from the staple bread dressing we all know and love!  I grew up eating rice dressing…

Homemade Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without homemade cranberry sauce! Basic ingredients:  sweetener, fresh cranberries, orange juice. There are many different variations of cranberry sauce recipes and all are good.  I use a…

The Benefits of Coconut Oil

The Benefits of Coconut Oil COCONUT OIL KEEPS ON GIVING! BAKING WITH COCONUT OIL Coconut oil (CO) promotes good health inside and outside and is excellent for baking. A piecrust…

Organic Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Organic Pumpkin Bread Recipe Winter months and pumpkin bread seem to go hand and hand.  Here’s a recipe I first made over 25 years ago.  I haven’t changed a thing…

The Ultimate Guide to Cooking Substitutions

Have you ever been in the middle of baking or cooking something and discover you don’t have an ingredient.  Don’t despair!  There are cooking substitutions you can use and no…

Blessing Bags for the Homeless

Blessing Bags for the Homeless When you see a homeless person or family asking for money, what do you do?  Here’s an idea from Pinterest that is simple and a…

Apple Cider Vinegar Recipe

Apple Cider Vinegar (Bragg) provides many health benefits for young and old alike, and the best thing is that it is organic, with no chemicals, no preservatives, no side effects…

Thanksgiving Recycled Crafts for Kids

Thanksgiving is a time of celebration with family and friends. For my family, it’s probably one of the largest gatherings of all the friends and family members of the year….