• Sweet, spicy and nuts! Those are 3 of my favorite things! Quick, easy recipe for sweet and spicy candied nuts with the perfect touch of heat. Stop wasting money buying candied nuts when you can make them for less. These are great for homemade Christmas gifts, hostess gifts and holiday cocktail parties. #nuts #christmasrecipes #appetizers
    Appetizers,  Christmas,  Holidays,  Recipes

    Sweet Heat Candied Nuts

    Sweet, spicy, and nuts! Those are 3 of my favorite things!! You may have seen these fancy candied nuts in stores in malls, the smell wafting throughout the halls, drawing you into the store or kiosk. When you arrive, your mouth is drooling, tummy grumbling, craving whatever it is that is making this delicious aroma, willing to sell an arm or a leg to just to get a taste. These places know this and that is when they charge you the proverbial “arm and a leg” for a cone of sweet and spicy roasted nuts. Well I’m about to change all that! I can’t stop the draw of the vendor at…

  • How To Pay Only $30 A Year For Laundry Soap
    Household Recipes,  Tips

    How To Spend Only $30 Per Year For Laundry Soap

    Would you like to spend Only $30 Per Year For Laundry Detergent? Yep, I thought so! Well we are going to show you how! As you know I finally took the plunge last year and made my own liquid laundry soap. It was fantastic!! Of course because I can never leave well enough alone I wanted to try a powdered laundry soap. I went searching around and found lots of recipes for powdered laundry soap. They all varied a bit, but none of them really struck me as being great. Then I found one on One Good Thing By Jillee. It said that you could make a years worth of laundry soap…

  • Children,  Easter,  Recipes

    Cute Cookie Bowls

    Cute Cookie Bowls Whether you are having a Birthday party for a child, needing a cute idea for an Easter basket, a dinner party, or just want to do something a bit special for the family, these little “cookie bowls” will be a hit. I personally like to make up a little sundae bar with all types of toppings and goodies. Put a scoop of ice cream into the cookie bowl and then let your guests (or family) go at it making their own creations. It’s a no brainer for children, but just let me tell y’all……….. These work wonderfully for little Easter Baskets. Cook the eggs. Use one of…

  • Christmas,  Holidays,  Recipes

    Homemade Fresh Mozzarella Cheese

    This recipe for Homemade Fresh Mozzarella Cheese is so easy and uses minimal, easy to find ingredients. You will never want to buy fresh mozzarella in the store ever again. Have you purchased Fresh Mozzarella Cheese in the grocery store lately? The price is out of this world. This recipe will cost you approximately $3.00 for a big ol’ ball of cheese, depending on the price of your milk. Fresh Mozzarella is actually very easy to make and the ingredients are readily available. Cheese is a staple in our homes (somewhere along the same lines as water LOL). I saw an episode of The Pioneer Woman on TV one day…

  • Decorating,  Tips

    How To Remodel Or Redecorate For MUCH Less

    How To Remodel Or Redecorate For MUCH Less In case y’all didn’t know, we LOVE getting a good deal!!! The only thing better than getting a good deal is being able to help someone else in the process. Well here is a really fantastic tip that many people don’t seem to know about…… Habitat For Humanity ReStore The Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a really awesome place to get all types of household items.  They have everything from door nobs, lamps, hardwood flooring, tile, windows, doors, bathtubs, furniture, appliances and even entire kitchen cabinet sets with countertops. Those are just a few of the things that you will find while…

  • Children,  Decorating,  Tips

    Monster Mums

      When we saw these cute “Monster Mums” we just couldn’t help but share them with y’all. What a fantastic way to bring more color into an otherwise usual black and orange Halloween. You could also do this with Sunflowers or any other flower you find at your local craft supply store. Just let your imagination run wild. Give your Mom a Halloween surprise she’ll never forget with this Monster Mums display. Easy Halloween crafts like this make perfect centerpieces for your table and are also great to have outside for trick-or-treater’s to admire! You could also turn this mum display into a cute monster head by including some horns,…

  • Easy and Beautiful DIY Fall Porch Decorations
    Decorating,  Halloween

    DIY Fall Porch Decorations

    Easy Beautiful DIY Fall Porch Decorations Fall is in the air and we are ready to decorate!! We just love Fall! So many beautiful colors, crisp cool days, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and of course Christmas around the corner. If you are like us, we look through magazines, drive down streets and look at pictures on the net, seeing all these wonderful pictures of front porches all decorated for Fall and saying “Hey, we should do that!” Well, today we are going to show you how you can get a couple of these looks very easily and inexpensively. We found this beautiful DIY Fall Porch Decorations on My Home Ideas. Look closely,…