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reusable cloth gift wrap

Reusable Cloth Gift Wrap

Zero Waste Lifestyle: Reusable Cloth Gift Wrap How To Guide Do you want to live a more zero waste lifestyle? Do you want to reduce

slouchy beanie hat

Slouchy Beanie Hat

Simple Crochet Slouchy Beanie Hat Pattern The slouchy beanie hat has become my new favorite fall and winter hat. I first noticed these hats on

sleeping bag liner

Homemade Sleeping Bag Liner

How to Make Your Own Sleeping Bag Liner for Cheap The first weekend in November 2017 was the first bitterly cold weekend. An arctic front

Make Your Own Wooden Hiking Signs

Easily Make Your Own Wooden Hiking Signs Just recently the family and I bought a nice, large track of land in the western NC mountains.

Bavarian stew

Bavarian Stew

Bavarian Stew Recipe (World Cuisine Series & One Pot Wonder Series) My Bavarian stew is a fantastic recipe for the entire family. For one, it

apple butter macaroni and cheese

Apple Butter Macaroni and Cheese with Sweet Chicken Sausage

Apple Butter Macaroni and Cheese with Sweet Chicken Sausage Recipe Okay I know what you may be thinking. What…macaroni and cheese with apple butter! How

southwestern lasagna

Southwestern Lasagna

Southwestern Lasagna Recipe with Black Beans Lasagna is one of my most favorite Italian dishes. My southwestern lasagna makes no exception. It is an excellent

chipotle coconut

Chipotle Coconut Vegetables and Rice

Chipotle Coconut Vegetables and Rice Recipe My chipotle coconut vegetables and rice dish is one fantastic concoctions that I have come up with to start

spring conserve

Spring Conserve Jam

Spring Conserve for Water Bath Canning Conserves are quite unique and something, quite frankly, I just can’t seem to find to buy in the grocery

pineapple upside down jam

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Jam

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Jam for Water Bath Canning I turned a favorite classic dessert into a perfectly spreadable jam. This pineapple upside down cake

Tomatoes for Water Bath Canning

Tomatoes (Whole, Halved, or Diced) for Water Bath Canning Recipe 2017 was the year of the great tomato boom! The year before we had a

Strawberry Lemonade Marmalade

Strawberry Lemonade Marmalade RecipeĀ for Water Bath Canning I am absolutely in love drinking strawberry lemonade in the summertime. It is so refreshing and delicious. So