Category Archives: Recipe

Yummy Make Ahead Italian Meatball Recipe

Meatballs are not one of my favorite things to make, so when I do,  I make plenty to freeze for later use.   I always mix the meat and ingredients with my hands.  I don’t like the texture or the coldness … Continue reading

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Grains make a Wonderful Comfort Chowder

I made a great tasting chowder today and want to share it with others that love grains as much as I do!  It’s a one-pot soup that takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes to prepare.  The ingredients are simple … Continue reading

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Panna Cotta: Quick, Easy, and Delicious Dessert!

I never tried to make Panna Cotta at home until recently, and now wish I’d made the leap a long time ago!  Not the usual gelatin dessert; this dish transports you to fine-dining cuisine. Smooth and creamy but not overly … Continue reading

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Great Way to Get Your Greens: Kale Chips

My garden is ready for old-man winter, except for the brussell sprouts and kale. It’s nice to see something green and growing at this time of year. I had an abundance of kale this year and tried a new way … Continue reading

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Homemade Cheese Crackers; too good not to try!

              Too good to be true?; Not really!  Making these flaky and flavorful cheese crackers at home is quick, easy and a great activity to do with your children.  You only need 6 ingredients … Continue reading

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The Joys of Blackberry Jam

Quarter Amish is in the midst of blackberry season and the plants are being quite generous!  Customers share they enjoy the picking experience, but many don’t know quite what to do with the berries they just picked.  Berries are one … Continue reading

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DIY Conditioning Hair Rinse

I experimented making my own bath and beauty products as a teenager and never seemed to tired of it.  Recently  I started using cider vinegar as a hair rinse and love the simplicity.  It makes my hair soft, manageable and … Continue reading

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