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My Favorite Zucchini Bread Recipe

Nothing says summer like an abundance of zucchini. Well, at least to gardeners and their friends. By the end of July most gardeners are grumbling about the ever prolific, shockingly quick to grow zucchini. Making zucchini bread is a great way to use up some of those monster squash you might have laying around. Zucchini… Continue reading My Favorite Zucchini Bread Recipe

Kitchen · Quick Tip Tuesday

Quick Tip Tuesday: The Cord Minder

Happy Tuesday everyone! Ready for the next installment of Quick Tip Tuesday? Good, here we go! As a rule, I like my kitchen counters to be uncluttered. I think it makes the kitchen look and feel cleaner. Maybe it’s just me. But every rule has exceptions right? A few items have earned their space on… Continue reading Quick Tip Tuesday: The Cord Minder

Kitchen · Preserving the Harvest

Kitchen Things for an Easier Life {Part One}

This will be a multi-part piece on things we find invaluable in the kitchen. Vacuum Sealer {i.e. FoodSaver®} This is really a little gem of a machine. We bought it when we were raising meat rabbits in 2009, and started using it for all of our meat. It really does help keep down the freezer-burn… Continue reading Kitchen Things for an Easier Life {Part One}