Quick Method to Pickling Onions

Quick Method to Pickling Onions

Oh dang y'all, we are going to be pickling up some onions. Why you ask? Because pickling onions is fun, the color is absolutely beautiful and they are damn delicious! This quick method allows you to whip up some pickled onions right before dinner is done without having to wait days or even weeks. These pickled onions add a little extra pizazz to any dish. So, keeping them on hand at all times is a wise choice to make. Plus they are super easy to make, so why not. Right!?! Let's break down a few ingredients that are in this recipe shall we... Vinegars: You'll notice we use both white distilled vinegar and apple cider vinegar. This give these onions [...]

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Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

Let's make some homemade granola for breakfast..... Now, let me tell ya... I like me some granola for breakfast. But it has to be the right kind of granola. If it is too hard, that just brings my granola vibe down. If it is too soft, it just gets mushy and that just grosses my granola vibe out. The best granola is the kind that is the perfect amount of crunch to chewy fruit ratio. Don't jude me.... I've made granola here and there but never really took to making it an actual thing in our house. But let me tell you my friends.... I found a granola that has beat all other granolas. I originally found this recipe at [...]

6 Things That Make My Life Easier

6 Things That Make My Life Easier

...And keep me from driving my husband insane (any more than I already do!) I don't know about you, but dang this whole life thing can get really overwhelming. Working full time, trying to raise decent human beings, attempting to be a wife (or husband), keeping a clean house (haha or a picked up house, let's be real) and trying to fit in an ounce of fun, just doesn't seem to flow as much as it should. I mean, we get this one life, right?!? This one life to live with intention, love, contentment and peace. But it just seems like sometimes we are living each day only to get ready for the next. We get home, do chores and [...]

Incredibly Easy DIY Fruit Roll Ups

Incredibly Easy DIY Fruit Roll Ups

Kombucha Style.So, you have made a crap ton of kombucha and now you have found yourself with a crap ton of SCOBYs.  Don't you worry homie, I've got a fun super easy solution to this "problem." If we can even call it a problem because I mean, come on, SCOBYs are your friend. We want them around but not a crap ton, right?! Am I right! Today we are making some fruit roll ups, Kombucha style. This is a perfect way to put all those SCOBYs to work, all the while putting a smile on your kid's face. Or yours, I am not here to judge.Y'all ready to make some deliciousness?What y'all need:2 cups Kombucha SCOBY1 cup Kombucha tea3 cups organic [...]

I Forgot To Exhale Y’all…….

I Forgot To Exhale Y’all…….

I'm sorry I ditch you for a while. But I had to take a moment and reflect just what in the world I was doing with my life. And my conclusion..... I forgot to exhale. You know when you get really excited about something and you're all tense and holding your breath because you just can't wait for it to happen? Well, I was in that state of being for the last 2-3 months. And let me tell you...... It sucked. We are always trying to figure out a way to quit our jobs and live off of our homestead. I mean, there are soooo many people that do it and are incredibly successful. Why can't we?! So I pushed [...]