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The Ultimate Comfort Food; Instant Pot Chicken & Dumplings

I saw a slow cooker recipe for chicken and dumplings where you use canned biscuits for dumplings and although there is nothing wrong with that recipe, I decided to make my own version with homemade dough, in the Instant Pot. I love cooking in my Instant Pot. I have not used my slow cooker since… Continue reading The Ultimate Comfort Food; Instant Pot Chicken & Dumplings

Crafts · Cricut Crafts · Recipes · Wood Projects

Produce Storage Wall Hanger ; Woodworking

I have a new hobby! I’ve always enjoyed crafting but my hubby bought me this nice set of Ryobi battery operated power tools for Christmas and I’m obsessed! This tool set is great for beginners. I have already made a few items. I made this big wood sign for my office.. And this small sign.… Continue reading Produce Storage Wall Hanger ; Woodworking

Crafts · Cricut Crafts · Home Decor · Recipes · Wood Projects

I Made My First “Farmhouse Sign”

I have been tinkering around with some small wood crafts and when my husband asked what I wanted for Christmas, my response? Power tools... He did not disappoint. He bought me a Ryobi cordless power tool set. This set is perfect for what I do. I don’t do very heavy duty projects and I have… Continue reading I Made My First “Farmhouse Sign”

Breakfast · Recipes

Flaky Layered Biscuits and Sausage Gravy… The Ultimate Comfort Food

There are many recipes out there for biscuits and gravy but I’ve had many ask me how I make mine so here you go.. Ingredients for gravy: Breakfast sausage (we get ours from a local butcher)ButterFlourHalf and half Salt and pepper to taste I prefer an iron skillet for making gravy. First, Brown sausage. I… Continue reading Flaky Layered Biscuits and Sausage Gravy… The Ultimate Comfort Food

Dinner · Instant Pot Recipes · Recipes

My Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

This is my absolute favorite soup. It’s hearty, comforting and easy to make. I have been making this for years on the stove but recently converted it to the instant pot. Here are the ingredients: 2 T Olive Oil1 Medium onion diced2 Garlic cloves minced 2 T Chili powder1 T Oregano 1 4oz Can Mild… Continue reading My Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Crafts · Cricut Crafts · Recipes · Thrifting

Jewelry Making

I am a person of many interests. I love crafting, photography, blogging, thrifting and reselling, among other things...but I’m always looking for something new to try. I bought a Cricut a few months ago and I’ve been making leather earrings which are very fun to make and very on trend. But I’ve recently discovered something… Continue reading Jewelry Making

Recipes

Homemade Pierogi

This is my recipe for homemade pierogi. I recommend making them in small batches, for me they turn out better when I make them in small batches. I start with 2-1/2 cups of flour, 1 tsp Salt, 1 egg and 3/4-1 cup of hot water. Mix flour with salt and add to a mixing bowl.… Continue reading Homemade Pierogi

Recipes

We Process Our Own Venison

For the past few years we have been processing our own venison. My husband is a hunter and we are big DIYer’s. We like to do whatever we can on our own. We are not experts but we are getting better at every one we do. After my husband skinned the deer, he cut up… Continue reading We Process Our Own Venison

Crafts · Cricut Crafts · Dollar Tree Crafts · Recipes

Dollar Tree Cricut Crafts: Graphic Oven Mitts Christmas Gift Idea

This is an easy craft if you have a cricut, I made three in less then an hour. Dollar Tree has these oven mitts with a pocket. You can stuff it with cookie or cake mixes and even a fun kitchen gadget. They are perfect for gift giving for teachers, white elephant, stocking stuffers or… Continue reading Dollar Tree Cricut Crafts: Graphic Oven Mitts Christmas Gift Idea

Dinner · Recipes

Mashed Potato Bombs

This is a total comfort food recipe! They are perfectly crisp on the outside and soft and gooey and full of flavor on the inside. Here’s how you make them: 3-1/2 C Mashed potatoes (cold and leftover is better)Approximately 3/4 C All Purpose FlourSalt, Pepper, Garlic Powder to your liking1 EggPanko CrumbsFor the filling: Cheddar… Continue reading Mashed Potato Bombs