A few months ago I finally shared my Homemade Baking Mix Recipe, aka Homemade Bisquick that doesn’t use any shortening. It’s been fun to hear from how so many of you have used my mix to make your baking needs ever so simple.
From pancakes and biscuits to coffee cakes and sweet breads, making this mix in bulk and having it available on a moment’s notice is a lifesaver.
Our college guys come home tomorrow (YAY!!!) and I know they’ve gotten spoiled with all you can eat buffets, so I have to up my game a bit to do some mom spoiling. This will surely come in handy.
I’ve taken a few months to create and taste test over 15 different recipes using my Homemade Bisquick. Since it’s holiday time and we’re all crunched for unique, yet money saving gift ideas, I hope what I am about to share will revolutionize some of your gifts.
Why don’t you give some of my Homemade Baking Mix or better yet, create a Baking Basket filled with Homemade Baking Mix, your choice of sweet bread and then the recipe printable for your recipient to make their most favorite flavors? [Read More...]
I’ve spent years celebrating with my friends as they buy their dream homes. Some have purchased perfectly ready move in gems, while others have done renovations to create just the look they desired.
When I was a young mom with three babies ages three and under, we moved into our dream home. A dream home not because of the beautiful architectural design or the lush landscaping, far from it, but it was our dream home by choice.
We decided that this was where we would build memories for years to come, welcome friends, share stories, lives and open our hearts and home to all those who came through those doors.
I just never could have imagined that the thousands of people who came through our doors would enter through the side door for nearly two decades. Yes, the door that said “Welcome” came right into our always lively laundry room because our front walkway has taken that long to complete. [Read More...]
This polar vortex seeping the country has left many wondering if spring will ever started peeking through. Here in NC, we’ve had a two hour delayed start to school or complete cancellation nearly every day for the last two weeks. Yes, we don’t do cold, ice and snow well down here.
But there is one thing this northerner, moved to the south, mom does very well – Hot chocolate.
How is it possible that so many cozy memories flood to the surface just by stirring up a cup of this delight?