DIY Hot Chocolate Recipes with Twists!

Hot Chocolate Recipe Round Up from STC Blog : 8 Decadent Food Blogger Recipes = 1 Delicious Winter

-Make Your Own Hot Cocoa Drinks with these Scrumptious Recipes- Don't forget the marshmallows!   Coconut Almond Hot Chocolate from Cooking With Grace   Raspberry White Hot Chocolate from SugarHero   Caramel Hot Chocolate from Chocolate Moosey     Nutella Hot Chocolate from The Frugal … [Read more...]

Top 10 Money Saving, Time Saving Kitchen Hacks

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Money and Time Saving Kitchen Hacks I'm a stay at home, home schooling mom with a large family, so we've had to make some -completely worth it- financial sacrifices to make that happen. We rarely eat out, and lots of convenience and froo froo foods are crazy expensive. Consequently, I spend a lot of time in the kitchen, which I happen to love. Over the years, I've had a lot … [Read more...]

Simple Laundry System {involve the kids!}

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Simple Laundry System It’s time to talk about laundry. We all have it. It just simply needs to be done. Why not get a system in place that makes it easier? And if you have kids, get them involved! Today I want to share my laundry system that works great with my four kids (soon to be 5 when our adoption is complete!). This is not the only way to do it, but after struggling … [Read more...]

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Easy, southwest inspired homemade taco seasoning recipe. All the spices and herbs you need to make a delicious, family friendly taco night!

Homemade Taco Seasoning Have you ever looked at the back of a Taco Seasoning packet and actually read the ingredients? YUCK! >>>     Psst: Top Money and Time Saving Kitchen Hacks  is a good read!     <<< Here is a list of ingredients used in making the Taco Bell packet of seasoning sold in every grocery store.  Wheat, Flour, Salt, Dried Garlic, … [Read more...]

Learning To Cook From Scratch – Kitchen Tips

Learning to Cook from Scratch: rediscovering a lost joy of homemaking: Kitchen Tips from Satisfaction Through Christ - Cooking, baking, and kitchen tips from a girl who once hated cooking!

My mama was born and raised in the South, and even though she doesn't cook with the heavy lard and bacon flavors of the South, she is a wonderful cook.  Unfortunately, despite being in a family where our parents expected us to help out, do chores, and 'earn our keep' so to speak, her cooking skills didn't pass on to me. Consequently I grew up with a disdain for kitchen … [Read more...]