Can't sleep, found some funny and sweet things to share
Nothing like just falling asleep (insomnia was real bad tonight) to get woken up about an hour later by the buildings smoke alarm. Packed up the dog, the cat myself stood out side for about 30 mins for the fire dept to say false alarm and then try to come back upstair and fall asleep all over...
While we were at Aldi we saw cans of candied sweet potatoes last week. These are different than the regular canned ones. We bought 2 as they were .99 each to try. They were amazingly good so we got 6 cans today. They only rang up at .49 each this week! We are hoping they go lower next week...
Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Bake
Recipe DescriptionSuch a 'sweet' sweet potato bake, my DH calls it a dessert! Preparation Steps:In mixer, or mixing bowl, mash the sw. potatoes, and add the butter, brown sugar, milk, sherry, and salt, mix well. Pour into greased baking dish. Bake...
What is the best way to store russet potatoes and sweet potatoes?
Local stores are selling russets for $1.99/15 lbs and sweet potatoes/yams for 48c/lb. Good prices and I want to stock up.
Doing some web searching it says to store in a cool dry place. I've always kept my russets in the fridge...
I posted on Freecycle I was looking for pails. I got one contact, they said they had 1 pail, but a couple garden pots. So I said sure!
When I got there he'd finished sorting, I left with 2 large ceramic pots, 30 seed starter pots(4"), 2 full bags of compost, 2 full bags of 'sea soil'. several...
1 (32 ounce) jar sauerkraut, partly drained
5 lbs beef brisket
1 (28 ounce) can whole tomatoes, peeled
1 (16 ounce) box dark brown sugar
Prep Time: 5 mins
Total Time: 3 1/4 hrs
1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
2 Put brisket in a baking pan.
3 Pour the sauerkraut over...
3 June 2011 Sweet Potato Slips 3 June 2011 Sweet Potato Slips
Sweet potatoes are grown from SLIPS which are shoots grown from a mature sweet potato. The slip is broken off and planted in the garden at the appropriate time, either horizontally or vertically, but it appears the preference is...
Sweet Potato Wrap
Recipe DescriptionEasy to make healthy wrap that is perfect for lunches! Preparation Steps:Make balsamic reduction glaze:
2 cups of Balsamic vinegar
Pour vinegar into a small sauce pan and bring to a boil. Once you've got a boil...
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He's been Santa at the mall for 28 years and made this blog to share what he's heard from kids over the years.
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Sweet Potato Biscuits
Recipe DescriptionThese are wonderful, and easy sweet potato biscuits adapted from Martha Stewart, and probably from someones grandma :) Preparation Steps: Level of Difficulty:Easy Time Needed: Ingredients:1 pound sweet potatoes or yam...
13 October 2010 Last of the Sweet Peppers 13 October 2010 Peppers
The last of the peppers (Seven Plants) were picked today, due to expected Frost coming. These are sweet, and two different varieties. They do turn bright red if the season is long enough. There were four plants of hot peppers...
Sweet & Sour Cucumber Salad
Recipe DescriptionA quick to prepare side dish that is versatile and very refreshing! Preparation Steps: Level of Difficulty:Easy Time Needed:5 minutes Ingredients:1 large cucumber
1 large tomato
1 bell pepper
1/4 cup each...