How To Make Quiche In A Mug

As much as I adore them, a poptart is not an appropriate breakfast by itself. They are lacking just about everything nutritious. (Ohh but they are sooo good!) Since the first meal of the day is the most important, we should start it off with something a little more wholesome. Something like this! This mug […]


If you use disinfecting wipes to clean with, then you know how incredibly handy and effective they are. Just pull one off, wipe down your surface, and throw away. Of course you probably know how expensive they are as well, not to mention the chemicals that many cleaning products contain. What about an awesome DIY […]

Quick Barbecued Beans Recipe

A simple, classic recipe, but cooking it on the grill introduces a subtle flavor. This dish features a nice blend of beans and preparation time is minimal TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. MAKES: 5 servings Ingredients 1 can (16 ounces) kidney beans, rinsed and drained 1 can (15-1/2 ounces) great northern beans, rinsed and drained 1 […]

Rhubarb Jam

“A rhubarb lover’s delight! Rhubarb jam, pure and simple, with the consistency of apple butter. This jam also freezes well, but it will probably get eaten up before making it to the freezer! Fabulous!” Ingredients Original recipe makes 2 pints 2 1/2 pounds fresh rhubarb, chopped 2 cups white sugar 2 teaspoons grated orange zest 1/3 cup orange juice 1/2 […]

Can Me Up: Over 50 Canning Recipes

Canning season is quickly approaching as gardeners everywhere are planting their spring gardens and patiently waiting for the inevitable bounty. If you are like me, then you intentionally over plant so you will have leftovers to freeze and can for the winter months. I find having a well stocked pantry of canned foods makes meal planning and snack time […]

Slow-Cooked Reuben Brats Recipe

Sauerkraut gives these beer-simmered brats a big flavor boost, but it’s the special chili sauce and melted cheese that puts them over the top. Top your favorite burger with some of the chili sauce; you won’t be sorry.—Alana Simmons, Johnstown, Pennsylvania nt Email a Friend TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. Cook: 7-1/4 hours MAKES: 10 servings Ingredients 10 […]

6 Different Ways To Build A Rocket Stove

A rocket stove is an efficient cooking stove using small diameter wood fuel which is burned in a simple high-temperature combustion chamber containing a vertical chimney and a secondary air supply which ensures almost complete combustion prior to the flames reaching the cooking surface.The principles were described by Dr. Larry Winiarski from Aprovecho in 1982 and stoves based on this design won Ashden Awards in both […]