Maple Dijon Vinaigrette

As I said, I’m trying to post more salad dressing recipes on my blog.  I went to Pinterest to see if I could find any ideas of salad dressings. This one is yum!  Simple and delicious.  I could have licked the bowl after eating the salad.  However, that might have looked a little silly. Maple… Continue reading Maple Dijon Vinaigrette

Blueberry Vinaigrette

While I was looking through my Evernote account this afternoon, I found this recipe and picture.  Since I posted I was going to share more salad dressing recipes, I was delighted to find this recipe. It’s a simple recipe to put together. Blueberry Vinaigrette Stars of the recipe: 1/2 c. partially frozen blueberries 1 Tbsp.… Continue reading Blueberry Vinaigrette

DIY – Self Rising Flour

On Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, I decided to make biscuits to go along with our supper of split pea soup.  The problem was I did not have any fresh self rising flour.  I decided to make my own self rising flour. It’s so easy to make the flour.  Why waste the money of buying… Continue reading DIY – Self Rising Flour

Grapefruit Vinaigrette

When I was perusing my blog, I noticed there was an absence of homemade salad dressings.  I make my own on occasion but hadn’t shared any recipes. During winter, citrus fruits are the stars of the fruit world.  They are refreshing.  The vitamin C in citrus fruits are great for you. So I decided to… Continue reading Grapefruit Vinaigrette

Do It Yourself – Spreads, Sauces, and Breads

This is my last installment of reviewing my Do It Yourself blog posts.  This DIY post features the spreads, sauces, and breads on my blog. Sauces and Spreads   Breads All Star Muffin mix I’ve created  a page with all the Do It Yourself posts for easy access.  Click on the picture below to go… Continue reading Do It Yourself – Spreads, Sauces, and Breads

Pressure Cooker Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

The other day I went an event.  They served frozen lasagna.  It made me crave homemade lasagna so I decided make some.    I asked Hubby to get me the ingredients for my lasagna.  Rather then using store bought sauce, I decided to use my spaghetti sauce recipe.  I adapted the recipe for the pressure… Continue reading Pressure Cooker Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Do It Yourself – Spices and Other Random Kitchen Tips

Making your own spice blends is so easy.  You can customize the amount of the spices.  Hubby doesn’t really like cumin so I put on a trace amount in my taco seasoning.  He enjoys when I make tacos because he knows it’s customized to his liking.  I haven’t bought taco seasoning in years. Here are… Continue reading Do It Yourself – Spices and Other Random Kitchen Tips