Extra Virgin Olive Oil Uses and Health Benefits of EVOO

There are so many different extra virgin olive oil uses and health benefits of EVOO that you probably haven’t thought of before. Since EVOO has so many health benefits, I try to incorporate it into my meals and my daily routine whenever possible. Of course, we all know that it tastes wonderful on a salad with […]

Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce Made With Honey

You have got to try this easy homemade cranberry sauce made with honey! As long as I can remember, cranberry sauce meant that purple stuff that slides out of the can in one big piece. If you’re used to buying this from the grocery store for your Thanksgiving dinner, you should know that the ingredients in […]

Easy Shrimp Cocktail Sauce Recipe That is Soy Free

I know that most people probably buy cocktail sauce in a jar from the grocery store but with this easy shrimp cocktail sauce recipe you will be able to make your own instead.  I like offering finger food and appetizers when we entertain but in the summer I don’t want to heat up the oven […]

Herb Infused Balsamic Vinegar Recipe

Product provided. This post includes affiliate links. I love homemade condiments. They taste better than store bought and I can control the ingredients that I use.  If you’ve looked at the ingredients in many of your favorites condiments, you’ll probably understand why I like to make my own. When I received Homemade Condiments by Jessica […]

How to Make your Own Mustard from Scratch Easily

Have you ever tried to make your own mustard from scratch? You may have noticed that I’ve been learning how to make many of the foods that I used to buy pre-made from the grocery store. I have found that making things from scratch is a great way to save money and be more aware […]

Make Your Own Salad Dressing – Raspberry Vinaigrette

Do you know how to make your own salad dressing? In the summer, we eat a lot of salads.  There’s an endless bounty of fresh vegetables from our garden and our neighbors are always stopping by with extra vegetables from their gardens.  What I put in my garden salads really depends on what I have […]

Recipe For Strawberry Butter with Confectioners Sugar

My recipe for strawberry butter is just as delicious as the flavored butters you can purchase at the grocery store.  It costs much less to prepare and I know exactly what the ingredients are in my version. I use fresh strawberries from our local farmer’s market when they are in season. When they aren’t in […]