Merry Christmas!


I had good intentions of getting one more recipe posted before breaking for Christmas but didn’t quite make it with how busy our week has been;  we’ll save it for a couple weeks from now.  Until then, THANK YOU for reading!! And from myself and my ever devoted team of Food Storage Cookbook “taste-testers”…

December 15, 2012

Cajun Red Beans ‘n Rice

Pork, Wonder Oven Cooking

Print the recipe page!  cajun red beans n rice If you’ve read much here on the blog, you know that one of the websites that inspired me most initially was Karen Wilkinson’s  So I was alarmed to receive an email this week that one of my links to her website wasn’t responding.  I tried […]

December 13, 2012

Guilt-Free Macaroni & Cheese

Pantry Meal, Vegetarian

Print the recipe page!  guilt-free macaroni and cheese If I’m going to go to the work of chasing down bulk amounts of ingredients, spend a lot of hard saved money and then find places in my home to store all these ingredients, you’d better believe I have a priority list of criteria my storable recipes […]

December 8, 2012

Easiest Homemade Chocolates


Print the recipe card!  easiest homemade chocolates ‘Tis the season, so let’s have a quick word about peace on Earth.  Beside this being a treat who’s ingredients are all pantry stored, I’m convinced this ultra simple recipe, if put into the hands of a newlywed home cook, might increase the probability of a happy marriage (♥). […]

December 6, 2012