What happens to your frugal life when you have a curve ball thrown your way? Well, this is an experience I had firsthand recently. You may have noticed I’ve been a little absent for a few weeks. Fact is, my 90-year-old father took a tumble and fractured his hip. With my mom being 86, and […]
Lots of great books about living the greener way!
For me, fall represents more time to bake and share food with family and friends, and these Classic Snickerdoodles fill the bill in a lot of ways! I don’t know about you, but when folks say “what’s your favorite season?” Fall comes to my mind. Now, don’t get me wrong – I can give you […]
Today is the last day of August – we are moving into September and Fall – can you believe it? Wasn’t August 1st yesterday! But Labor Day is coming – and it’s a great day to grill out! Labor Day is in a few days and while our COOK Club cookbook this month was aimed […]
I can’t believe today is the last day of July – and that means it’s time for one last recipe from our cookbook of the month – The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery. This month has flown by, and I guess that means I just am not ready to move into August! But – August […]
The COOK Club cookbook of the month, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery, is an interesting book to read. As I was going through it to find our next recipe, I ran across some interesting things I wanted to share with you . When I was little, we always kept pigs. I would make them […]