Amazing Berry Cheesecake Surprisingly Made With No Added Sugar

This berry cheesecake recipe was created by my daughter and myself for our Easter dinner dessert. My brother-in-law is a diabetic, and we are always striving, often failing, for healthier options in our diet. Although, there is a fair amount of fat content in this dish, the only sugar, is the natural sugar from the berries,… [Read More]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Here’s a Mother’s Day gift guide with 10 affordable ideas to consider for mom, if you don’t have the time or inclination to make one yourself. If you are the handmade type, you may also be interested in our Tuesdays in the Garden post where everyone shared ideas for easy to make Mother’s day gifts. Mother’s… [Read More]

Make an Inexpensive Herb Garden in a Burlap Sack

Make an inexpensive herb garden in a burlap sack. The perfect portable gift for those who like gardening and cooking. It can be set near a door for easy access, so you can snip what you need quickly, even if it’s raining outside. Today’s theme for Tuesdays in the Garden is Mother’s Day garden-themed gifts… [Read More]

Comfort Food: Quick One Pan Baked Chicken and Veggies

This one pan baked chicken and veggies recipe comes from an old college friend, thirty years ago. I was living with two other girls in a first floor apartment, and three of our guy friends lived directly above us. One of the guys made dinner for us. It was one of those great comfort food… [Read More]

How to Make an Awesome Garden Trellis Almost for Free

Making a garden trellis can be as easy as gathering together branches and twigs in your own backyard. Especially at the end of winter, or early spring, when you are out cleaning up the debris. Instead of tossing them all in the compost pile, or burning them, save some for a rustic garden design that… [Read More]

How To Easily Root Plants In Water With Cuttings

Do you ever root plants in water? It’s a great way to propagate you plants. I’ve done this with houseplants many times and today I’ll show you a couple. You can do this with many types of plants. It’s so easy and requires little effort so why not give it a try. Root Plants In Water… [Read More]

Happy Hour Sweet and Spicy Blood Orange Margarita Cocktail

Last year while on vacation I had a delicious and unusual cocktail. It was a margarita, but it had a few different juices including hibiscus flower, which made it a pretty pink color. However, the most interesting part was the salt. It was very spicy. I believe it may even have been habanero pepper salt but I’m… [Read More]