8 Tips for a Cleaner More Organized Refrigerator

Today's Helpful Hump-day Hint is a Spring Cleaning Tip.  I always clean out my entire fridge in the spring.  I love cleaning and organizing it from top to bottom. Here is how I do it: 1. Empty fridge of all its contents. Everything on the counter! 2. Get rid of anything old, expired, or down … Continue reading 8 Tips for a Cleaner More Organized Refrigerator

Using Kitchen Items to Organize Your Life

Inspired by an article I read in HGTV Magazine's March issue, today's Helpful Hump-day Hints show how I use everyday kitchen items to organize my life. I'll start with the most obvious - coffee mugs.  I have a ton of coffee mugs (it is the go-to teacher gift, people must think we love telling ourselves … Continue reading Using Kitchen Items to Organize Your Life

Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 3

Here is a delicious dessert recipe for Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes.  It is one of my sister's go-to dessert recipes.  The recipe is originally from Paula Deen (not one of my favorite people, but you must give credit where credit is due.) Photo originally from food.com Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes Servings: 10 Ingredients: Cake 1 (18 … Continue reading Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 3

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 2

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup Recipe originally from Garden and Gun Magazine  Serves 4-6 photo from original recipe: Ingredients 3sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced into 1.5 inch thick rounds Canola oil for frying Salt For the syrup: 2 cups bacon, cut into small dice 2 cups pecans, chopped 2/3 cup sliced scallions ( … Continue reading Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 2