Decor · Furniture · Home Decor · Lake House Decor · Recipes · Thrifting

Removable Wallpaper Shabby Chic Decor

I have blogged about my Shabby Chic guest bedroom before, I’ll link it below, and I just finished a new quick project in that room and thought I’d share it. I wanted a wallpaper accent wall but didn’t want the hard work that comes along with installing it, plus I wanted something that would be… Continue reading Removable Wallpaper Shabby Chic Decor

eBay reselling · Recipes · Thrifting

What Sold on eBay

I am a full-time reseller. I sell on eBay and Poshmark. I find most of my goods at thrift stores and garage sales. I do buy new wholesale items to resell also, but I just really enjoy thrifting! I would like to add a "What Sold" category to my blog because I have so many… Continue reading What Sold on eBay

Crafts · Decor · Furniture · Lake House Decor · Recipes · Thrifting · Wood Projects

DIY Tree Branch Blanket Ladder

I love rustic, shabby chic, eclectic home decor. I wanted to make a blanket ladder for our family room and I came up with this idea. We live on the lake, in the forest and I found these branches one our property. I cut the sides to five feet and then cut the rungs to… Continue reading DIY Tree Branch Blanket Ladder

Crafts · Furniture · Furniture Restoration · Home Decor · Recipes · Thrifting · Wood Projects

Leather Belt Ottoman Diy

I was inspired a few years ago with a chair that I saw in a artsy shop made with leather belts and so I started my own belt collection. Vintage leather belts are a dime a dozen at a lot of thrift stores. I pick them up when I see them. They don’t have to… Continue reading Leather Belt Ottoman Diy

Instant Pot Recipes · Recipes

Quick Easy Instant Pot Rotisserie Chicken Bone Broth

Here is a recipe I make with the leftover carcass from a rotisserie chicken for bone broth. Ingredients; Rotisserie chicken leftover carcass 1/2 cup diced onions 1/2 cup diced carrots1/2 cup diced celery 2 garlic cloves1 T Italian seasoningPepper1 T chicken broth base8 cups waterOil Sauté veggies in oil on the sauté setting until tender.… Continue reading Quick Easy Instant Pot Rotisserie Chicken Bone Broth

Dinner · Recipes

Fried Cabbage & Bacon Low Carb Side Dish

I’m always looking for new ideas for side dishes. Today I decided to try fried cabbage and bacon. We are grilling steaks and I wanted something different to go along side. Here’s what I used: 5 slices of bacon 1/2 yellow onion 1 tsp garlic1/2 head chopped cabbage SaltPepperPaprika There’s just two of us so… Continue reading Fried Cabbage & Bacon Low Carb Side Dish

Canning, Freezing and Preserving · Recipes

Dehydrated Frozen Vegetables DIY

I am interested in making those layered, meal in a mason jar soups to store in my pantry. I have been looking at some different recipes and the dehydrated veggies you can buy are expensive, so I decided to try making some myself. I bought some organic frozen mixed veggies from Aldi and let them… Continue reading Dehydrated Frozen Vegetables DIY

Instant Pot Recipes · Recipes

Homemade Almond Butter

I love almond butter and I make my own. I had some store bought not too long ago and it just wasn’t as good to me anymore. Homemade is so fresh tasting and it is not hard to make, it just takes a powerful blender and some patience. Here is how I make it. I… Continue reading Homemade Almond Butter

Canning, Freezing and Preserving · Recipes

I Canned Chicken In My Instant Pot Max

I have canned for years, but I’ve always canned foods that you could water bath can. If it involved a pressure cooker I was not interested. I guess I’ve always felt leery of using one. Well, I’ve been using my Instant Pot for sometime now, I’m very comfortable with it and I ended up recently… Continue reading I Canned Chicken In My Instant Pot Max

Canning, Freezing and Preserving · Instant Pot Recipes · Recipes

Instant Pot Turkey Stock from Carcass

Today I made Turkey Breast. We made the most delicious Turkey club sandwiches with it. I decided to make some stock with the carcass. I tried making it in the instant pot for the first time, it was so fast and easy and I didn’t have to babysit a simmering pot on the stove. I… Continue reading Instant Pot Turkey Stock from Carcass