Chokecherry Jelly

Remember last week when we picked chokecherries?  I ended Wildcrafting Wednesday’s post by saying we had a gallon of chokecherry juice in the refrigerator ready to become jelly!  And now, it is!  Here’s what we did. When I first started making jam and jelly 8ish years ago, I hated the sugar…  There is SO much […]

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Overnight Instant Pot Oatmeal

Something I’ve come to love through the years of cooking for a man who works shifts in the winter and sometimes crazy mornings in the summer is my crock pot! It has been my best friend on those odd hour mornings with overnight oatmeal so I don’t have to get up to be sure he … More Overnight Instant Pot Oatmeal

Wildcrafting Wednesday: Chokecherries

Wildcrafting Wednesday is a special installment in addition to this week’s Tuesday post! It doesn’t happen every week, but when it does, you don’t want to miss it. Wildcrafting is gathering herbs, plants or fungi from the wild; foraging. I love being able to walk out into creation and reap the benefits that He provided. … More Wildcrafting Wednesday: Chokecherries

Back To School Survival Kit

I remember in school, we learned about survival kits, and I loved it! Everything you might need in one #10 can packed just so everything fit. It just spoke to me! Do you remember that? Yesterday marked the first day back to school in our county and I have several other followers who began earlier … More Back To School Survival Kit

Chocolate Cream Cheese Challah

I shared a photo of this on my personal Facebook wall, and y’all went nuts!  Several requested the recipe…  So, here you go! I’ve been making Challah in various forms for 2.5 years.  I don’t make it every week, some weeks I make a couple of kinds.  This one is intended as a breakfast Challah … More Chocolate Cream Cheese Challah