• Recipes,  Tips

    Simple Homemade Tortillas

    Simple Homemade Tortillas These tortillas come together so quickly and easily that you will be wondering why you ever bought them from the store. We were just talking the other day about how Aileen’s family goes through Tortillas like crazy which made me think…. “Why are we buying these things? They can’t be THAT hard to make.” We are both all for being able to make something that doesn’t have all the chemicals “unpronounceable ingredients” in it. Here is a recipe for flour tortillas that I found originally at Jazibe’s Recipes. Easy…easy…easy! These are not very flexible when cool so try to warm them before using them. makes about 35…

  • REALLY EASY OVEN ROAST CHICKEN This roasted chicken recipe is full-proof. Simple step by step instructions for a meal your family (or guests) will love! Roasted Chicken Recipe | Whole Roasted Chicken | Roast Chicken #chicken #dinner #lowcarb #keto #twosouthernsweeties
    Just Plain Southern,  Recipes

    Really Easy Oven Roast Chicken

    Really Easy Oven Roast Chicken Chicken is a staple in our house. We eat it in so many things and so many ways that we always have it on hand. I usually have boneless skinless breasts and thighs as well as bone in thighs in my freezer along with bags of cooked shredded chicken. I’ll let you in on a little secret, I get my chicken through Zaycon when they deliver to our community. It is excellent quality and you can’t beat the price. *Unfortunately Zaycon is no longer an option for Chicken. You can read more HERE Sorry, I get so excited about chicken because of its versatility I…

  • How to get paid to shop
    Christmas,  Holidays,  Tips

    How To Get Paid To Shop! Yes, REALLY!

    How To Get Paid To Shop If you are shopping – and NOT using this – you are literally throwing your money away!! It may be hard to believe, but I (and MANY others) have found a way to “get paid to shop”. I know, you may be thinking this couldn’t possibly be true, however, it is! With all that is going on with the Coronavirus, more and more people are forgoing the stores for the convenience and safety of shopping and ordering online. It is nice to just have to click on something, enter your information and then have it delivered to your doorstep. ALERT ALERT ALERT…. Right now,…

  • Homemade Turkey Potpie - Your family will absolutely love this simple and delicious potpie recipe. It can be made with either Turkey or Chicken.
    Entrees,  Holidays,  Recipes,  Thanksgiving

    Homemade Turkey Pot Pie

    Homemade Turkey Pot Pie Hey Y’all!! Here it is, the Home Made Turkey Pot Pie Recipe!! Well, it took me a bit to get this blog post out as things around here have been rather hectic these past couple of days. Now I want to say that there are two ways to do this. You can pick your vegetables from your garden and cut them up to use, which is fantastic. Or, you can grab a bag of frozen “mixed vegetables” from your local grocery store and use those. Both work just as well and we are well aware that there are those of you that work or don’t have…

  • Things Your Mother Didn't Tell You - We all have those little tips that have been passed down through our family, Here are a few they may have missed.
    Family,  Tips

    Things Your Mother Didn’t Tell You (But Should Have)

    Things Your Mother Didn’t Tell You (But Should Have) We all have those little tips and tricks that have been passed down through our family from our Great Grandmas to our Grandmas to our Mamas and on and on. Well here are a few that may have been missed. Please know that this is just a small amount that have been collected. I know that y’all have many many many more and we would love to have y’all share them with us and our friends. 1. Stuff a miniature marshmallow in the bottom of a sugar cone to prevent ice cream drips. 2. Use a meat baster to “squeeze” your…

  • younger clearer brighter skin at home
    Beauty,  Health,  Life After 50,  Tips

    Younger, Clearer, Brighter Skin At Home?? Yes!!

    Younger skin in the privacy of your own home? Yes {{ Our blog posts contain affiliate links. These don’t cost you anything, but they allow us to continue running this site and providing free content for our readers.} Most every woman, and some men, that I know are looking for that little something that will make them look younger. As we get older our skin starts to lose some of its elasticity and becomes less moist and dewy than it had been. Many of us have even more damage to our time in the sun when we were younger. Oh, and let’s not forget about adult break-outs and age spots.…

  • Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes
    Halloween,  Holidays

    Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes

    Remember when we were young and we used to make or have help making our homemade Halloween costumes? I honestly can’t remember my Mama and Daddy ever going out and spending money at a store on a costume. (Especially not the kind of money they are charging these days for children’s costumes). Well with that in mind we came across some really cute kids’ costumes on allyou.com, that are easy to make with your children. We just love cute little children in Halloween costumes, so please send us pictures of your little ghosties and goblins, fairies, and princesses or maybe even one of the costume ideas we posted here. We…

  • 16 Awesome Uses For Aluminum Foil,
    Tips

    16 Awesome Uses For Aluminum Foil

    Did you know there are many awesome uses for aluminum foil, here are 16 of them. Please let us know any other uses for aluminum foil that you have! Soften Brown Sugar – Restore hardened brown sugar to its original form by taking a chunk, wrap it in aluminum foil and bake it in the oven at 300 degrees for 5 minutes Polish Silver – If your silverware is looking a bit dingy, try an ion exchange. Line a pan with a sheet of aluminum foil, fill with cold water and add 2 teaspoons of salt. Plop your silverware into the pan and let it sit for 2 or 3…