Apple Fritter Cake

Need a simple dessert that delivers great taste? Apple Fritter Cake is a tender cake with a layer of apples and a delicious glaze on top. Fall is in the air around here, you can literally smell the change. Personally this is my very favorite time of the year, I love the cool crisp mornings and evenings, the pleasant daytime temps and all of the traditional flavors of fall. You know: apples, caramel, pumpkin, cinnamon, let alone combining some of {Read More}

How to Make Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Learn How to Make Homemade Pumpkin Puree to use in all those delicious pumpkin recipes. Easy and budget friendly too, you’ll love this! Last week our garden got hit with a HARD frost. I am talking temps in the teens. We thought we had prepared well by covering the things that couldn’t be harvested, and harvested the things that were ready. We got a big shock when we went to check the garden and everything was dead, even the things {Read More}

How to Freeze Fresh Veggies

Do you have an overabundance of fresh veggies? You need to know how to freeze fresh veggies! Here is a step by step guide on how to freeze fresh veggies. We are supposed to be getting some nasty cold weather in the next few days. So we have been busy busy harvesting what could be harvested from our garden and trying to cover and protect what isn’t ready yet for harvest. Which lead to me having about 30 carrots and {Read More}

How to Freeze Zucchini

Have an abundance of garden fresh zucchini? Then you need to know how to freeze zucchini with these simple steps for freezing this amazing vegetable. Zucchini is overrunning my garden. It seems everyday I go out to check on the garden I find at LEAST 2 fully grown zucchini. I have made everything that you can imagine with zucchini, and honestly I am a little sick of them. I keep having nightmares of giant zucchini’s chasing me. I have given {Read More}

Crock Pot Apple Butter

Crock Pot Apple Butter is the perfect recipe for harvest fresh apples. Use in a variety of recipes or on muffins or biscuits! I have never made this before, but it turned out so delicious!  It’s a perfect crock pot/slow cooker recipe since you really do put it in there and let it go!  I was inspired by the recipe, but changed it just a bit.  It really was SO easy.  I stirred mine a couple of times during cooking, {Read More}