This week Aldi has mushrooms for .69/pack. ...more

Note to Sock Knitters

If you’re a sock knitter (or want to be a sock knitter), here are two events you may want to check out. First, Socktober begins October 1 and runs through the month of October. This is a fairly quiet group on Ravelry but what I really like is that we can earn points for finishing […] ...more

On the Needles – September 23, 2016

The main thing I’m working on right now is a pair of socks that’s a test knit so they can’t be shown. I do plan to put those aside for a few minutes today to swatch some yarn for a pullover with lots of cables. My hands need a break from fingering weight yarn! ...more

Crawfish Etouffee

Cleaning out a freezer is a dreaded chore around here. I do a pretty good job of keeping up with what’s in them but every now and then, I take everything out, defrost the three big freezers that are not frost free, and clean them all up. With deer season coming up, I wanted to […] ...more

Milk Kefir

Milk kefir is very similar to yogurt . . only more like a liquid yogurt. If you love plain, unsweetened yogurt, you would probably like milk kefir ....more

Chicken Soup

Can you take one more recipe suggestion from The Mediterranean Dish? ...more

Israeli Couscous

All I want to do is hang out over at The Mediterranean Dish and read those recipes . . and order weird spices that I may not have . . and cook every recipe on that site ....more

We All Want A Sheep

A blog post without pictures but it’s too funny not to share....more

September is National Preparedness Month

For the whole month, I’ve been debating whether to post anything about National Preparedness Month because I know that you all know how I feel about being prepared. I decided one or two blog posts couldn’t hurt, right? ...more

Figs and Brie

What did we eat before I came across The Mediterranean Dish?...more