Easy to make garlic tea!
There seems to be a lot of sickness going around this winter, so I thought I’d share our family’s easy “go-to” formula for feeling better quick! As you probably already know, garlic has healing and antibiotic properties. We grow lots of garlic on our small farm, so it’s only [...]
If you’ve ever tried peeling a “farm-fresh” hard-boiled egg you can probably relate to my frustration over what seems like an impossible task! We have had chickens for 16 years, and until just a few weeks ago I struggled with removing the shell from a hard-boiled egg! I’ve read, and been told many tips and [...]
If you’ve been looking for a dependable recipe for a gluten-free sandwich bread- look no further!
Once you’ve compiled all the ingredients for this bread, the recipe comes together easily and quickly, with family-pleasing results!
Or, see the Urban Homemaker’s Baking Supplies category for the Urban [...]
The Urban Homemaker is epitomized in my own mother. I took it for granted, as a child, and foolishly thought most homes were like mine, with a mother who cooked supper every night, baked the best cookies and cinnamon rolls, and actually said she liked doing laundry and ironing! I did wonder at times [...]
BRUNCH EGG CASSEROLE
Here’s a hearty,” assemble the night before” dish
which includes tasty, basic ingredients!
1 pound bacon, cut into small pieces
2 cups cooked ham, chopped
1 small onion, chopped
10 slices bread (a French loaf works great), cubed
1 cup cooked potatoes, cubed
1 cup cooked asparagus, cut [...]
1 cup unbleached flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
2 tablespoons sugar
1/3 cup milk
1 1/2 cups chopped apples
canola oil for frying
Sugar/cinnamon to roll [...]
Although my own children have outgrown this activity, we still get to enjoy it now and then when entertaining other young ones! It never fails to bring smiles, and is a safe, economical remedy for those “winter doldrums”!
This recipe, which I’ve had for years, is easily made, with [...]
We were hungry for pancakes this morning, and I’ve been wanting to try Marilyn’s Blender Pancake recipe in her wonderful cookbook, Breakfasts for Busy Moms. We were not disappointed! If you haven’t put your Bosch blender to the test yet, try it out with this recipe! It’s AMAZING! Put the ingredients into the blender [...]
The Bee Keepers!
I am fast entering into my 5th year of homeschooling 3 incredible kids! Our journey with their triplet pregnancy, birth and life has taken us on a God given Vision of teachin’ them! I love it! I think I learn more the second time around. I jokingly refer to this [...]