Reda

I wrote a book called From Your Heart to Your Home. My posts are taken from the book and more. It can be seen on Create Space or Amazon. Look for the orange cover.  Personally, I think it's great!

From your heart to your home: Embrace simple pleasures, sweet comforts, awaken your creativity and satisfy your longing for home

BAKING BREAD.....AGAIN!

BREAD MACHINE STYLE SUPER STICKY CINNAMON BUNSLet me start by saying that I found this recipe over at AllRecipes.com. It is calledClone of a CinnabonINGREDIENTS (for the dough):1 cup warm milk2 eggs, room temperature1/3 cup margarine, melted4 1/2 cups bread flour1 teaspoon salt1/2 cup white sugar2 1/2 teaspoons bread machine yeastINGREDIENTS (for the cinnamon mixture):...more
Hi Reda, I hope you get to see this comment. I visited last, but noticed you haven't been ...more

BAKING MORE BREAD.....

ZUCCHINI BREAD2 eggs1/2 cup oil1 1/3 cups grated zucchini2/3 cup sugar1 cup flour3/4 cup oats1/4 cup corn meal1 1/2 tsp. cinnamon1 tsp. baking soda3/4 tsp. baking powder1/4 tsp. salt...more

BAKING BREAD

Sweet Milk BreadDescription:This  makes a soft sweet loaf of bread. It can be totally made in a bread machine,  however, I just used the machine to make the dough.Ingredients:1 cup of water½ cup of  sweetened condensed milk1 teaspoon of salt1 tablespoon of butter3  1/3 cups of bread flour2 teaspoons of yeastDirections:...more

FEEDING AND HOUSING WILD BIRDS

Finch feeders use niger, or thistle seeds. They have special feeders, because the seeds are so small. They are not expensive.Pine Cones6 large pine cones 6 strands of heavy duty string 1 1/2 cups bird seed 1 1/4 cups chunky peanut butter 1/2 cup cornmeal 1/2 cup vegetable shortening...more

ANOTHER SIMMERING POTPOURRI

Ingredients:1 Fresh Orange {sliced}1 Fresh Lemon {sliced}4 Cinnamon Sticks {broken up}3 Tablespoons of Whole Cloves2 Tablespoon of Whole All Spice1 Tablespoon of Ground Nutmeg1 Tablespoon of Ground Cinnamon4 Cups of WaterSimmering potpourri is a lovely way to make your home smell warm and inviting, especially during the holiday season when you use fragrant spices like cinnamon and cloves....more

SIMMERING POTPOURRI

STOVETOP POTPOURRIone whole orange or just the orange peel1/2 cup cranberries1 Tbsp. whole  cloves3 sticks of cinnamon or a small handful of small pieces of  cinnamona bit of grated nutmeg if desiredQuarter the orange.  Put  all the ingredients into a saucepan.  Fill pan with water.  Place on the stove  on the smallest burner, on the lowest setting.  Refill water as needed....more

MAKING SALT SCRUB IS SIMPLE

Obviously an old jelly jar will work, but when I make something this easy, I make a few for gifts. I bought a case of half pint canning jars at Walmart. They are made by Better Homes, come with a checked lid and cost $8 for a dozen. I buy sea salt at the dollar tree....for $1.00. The same salt is $2.50 at the grocery store. I buy the drug store brand of baby oil and it works fine....more
 @Reda Then I think I'll get together with my daughters to put it together. I think that will be ...more

THE FRIENDSHIP THAT CREATED A TEMPORARY HEADSTONE

You've paid a wonderful tribute to your friend and her son by doing that. It's the highest ...more

HOMEMADE PRIMITIVE CRAFT

A primitive craft.Lay a piece of muslin behind an old window frame. Make the squares. Paint in stars, hearts, quotes or scriptures. The "frame" of each picture is done by sewing or glueing pieces of fabric. The muslin can be tea/coffee dyed before secured to the frame. (Thanks, Linda, my friend.)...more
 @HomeRearedChef  When I think back on all of the times He was there for me, but I was too busy ...more

THERE'S A CROOK AROUND EVERY CORNER

Thank you very much for your swift response and for telling me the(item) is still available.I want to inform you that i am a deafman and i am satisfied with the conditions has you have stated in the CL.I want to let you know that i have a schedule already,for i need to attend an important seminar in Germany so i won't be able to come and check it at your House, Since i am okay withthe condition, I will like to make an outright purchase in issuing a certified check to you and the check will be cover money...more
 @HomeRearedChef  I get so sad when I think of the people that have fallen for this stuff and ...more