Easy Caramel Recipe uses 1 ingredient! This homemade, easy caramel recipe is so simple, it’s scary. You only need 1 ingredient. I used a mini crock pot, but you can prepare this on top of the stove using a bit … continue reading . . .
Do you have a can of pumpkin purée rankling around in the cupboard? Here’s a quick tip for a warm and satisfying soup that makes up in a jiffy and takes the chill out of lunch on a winter’s day … continue reading . . .
I recently saw this at Costco and thought it would be perfect for snowy days at the cabin and holiday parties, too. When the temperatures dip, warm, filling meals just seem to feel right. At Halloween, I like to serve … continue reading . . .
How to Handle Your Haul Living in a house full of candy monsters, it has always been obvious to me that Halloween requires a strategy. The first step is to serve a nutritious meal before marauding the neighborhood for sweet … continue reading . . .
Outdoor Ghosts Halloween Decorations: Ghosts Build Graveyard in Encino Outdoor ghosts Halloween decorations: ghosts build a graveyard in Encino. Well, that’s just silly, but you’ll draw inspiration from this time lapsed video where a little imagination and family time work … continue reading . . .
These pancakes drew “best I ever had in my life” raves from a pair of 9 year-olds at breakfast this morning. I used a basic batter mix from the grocery store and followed the directions on the box with the … continue reading . . .
Summer’s sunshine steals into the petals of Autumn’s flowers as the daylight hours slip quickly into long cool star-filled nights. … continue reading . . .
It’s that time of year when my mind turns to the season of harvests and scarecrows begin to crop up around doorsteps and driveways in my neighborhood. Here, in this garden plot, a pair of sun ravaged umbrellas turn their … continue reading . . .
Remember when costumes looked like this? Casper, gypsy and witch, oh my! I had been bugging my mom to get my Halloween costume for weeks. I was 8 or 9. She finally gave in – unfortunately, it was already … continue reading . . .
Are you overseeding your grass? It’s that time again. Small problem: You don’t want Trick or Treaters trapsing across your delicate Terra Infirma! Here’s a Halloween tip for those muddy, barren spots in your yard (with or without the tender … continue reading . . .
Meat. There, I said it. I’ll say it again. Meat. This chili tastes the best when you use meat. Three different kinds of meat, actually. You can use steak, ground turkey, chicken sausage, pork – the kind of meat is … continue reading . . .
There’s finally a little chill in the air here today and I’m stoking the fires at home with a little candle light! I’ve added a wood foundation piece finished in black to anchor this grouping of pillars and pumpkins. With … continue reading . . .