Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pizza Crust

3 cups white flour
1 tbsp. sugar
1 pk. yeast or 1 tbsp.
1/4 cup oil
1 cup hot water

Mix and let rise for 20 minutes. Top and Bake 20 min. at 350


For wheat crust
1 cup wheat flour
2 cups white flour

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Sugar-Free Drink

1 cup lemon or lime juice

5 cups cold water
5 packets artificial sweetener

Mix all ingredients into pitcher, serve over ice.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

April 2017 Reading List
















Healing Hearts Collection by Beth Wiseman
Healing Hearts
A Change of Heart
A Choice to Forgive 


The Immigrant Brides Collection
Capucine: Home to My Heart by Janet Spaeth
The Angel of Nuremberg by Irene Brand
Freedom’s Cry by Pamela Griffin
Blessed Land by Nancy J. Farrier
Prairie Schoolmarm by JoAnn A. Grote
The Golden Cord by Judith Miller
I Take Thee, a Stranger by Kristy Dykes
Promise Kept by Sally Laity
The Blessing Basket by Judith Miller

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Porcupine Meatballs



1/2 cup uncooked long grain rice
1/3 cup chopped onion
1 ½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon pepper  
1 pound ground beef
1 (15 oz.) jar of spaghetti sauce

Reserve ½ cup of spaghetti sauce. Mix together beef, rice, spaghetti sauce, salt, pepper, and onion in a large bowl. Shape into 2-inch balls and place into a baking dish. Pour reserved spaghetti sauce over top. Bake 350 for 1 hour.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Green Bean Casserole



2 (10.75 ounce) cans condensed cream of mushroom soup
1 cup milk
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
8 cups cooked cut green beans or 2 cans of cut green beans, drained

Stir soup, milk, pepper, and beans in 3-qt. casserole. Bake at 350 degrees F. for 25 min. or until hot. Stir and serve.

Friday, March 31, 2017

Clutter Busting Challenge March 2017

I'm purging 31 items this month. I forgot to take pictures of 18 of the items that left.

Our oldest son and his fiance moved out this past weekend. They left with everything in their bedroom, their stuff in the family room, barn and basement. We gave them 5 pieces of furniture from the family room including an 8 ft. folding table, 2 chairs, a small bookshelf, the couch, and a few other smaller household items.

My purge pile: