How to Froth Milk Without Any Special Equipment

I pretty much consider coffee to be one of life's greatest simple pleasures, and over the past year, that's evolved from a love of coffee in general to a love of lattes in particular.  This article will show you how to froth milk without any special equipment. My husband surprised me with an inexpensive latte…

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The updated Easy Homemade is HERE!

One of my main goals for this summer was to update the Easy Homemade ebook, adding all new recipes and kitchen tips to the existing collection. Easy Homemade first launched exactly two years ago, and it's sold more than 15,000 copies as other families learn the secret I discovered: cooking from scratch isn't nearly as…

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Dear Readers… + Desktop Calendar {June 2014}

To download the image above to use as your desktop wallpaper, simply click the image (or this link: June 2014 Desktop Calendar) and choose Save Link As… Then, open the picture, right click and choose Set as desktop background. Dear Readers... June? Is it really June already? I've been in denial, shocked every time someone…

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Easy Homemade Fruit & “Cream” Oatmeal

The instant packets of Quaker fruit & cream oatmeal have always been one of my very favorite "boxed" treats (strawberries & cream and peaches & cream, to be exact). The only problem? They're loaded with sugar, and one packet is never enough, so they hardly count as a healthy breakfast!

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Labor Day Flash Sales This Week at BundleoftheWeek.com!

This week we're featuring not one but five bundles at BundleoftheWeek.com! Yep, we're bringing back the most popular bundles from the first quarter for just 24 hours each. Most of our bundles only make one appearance, but these were so popular that we're offering you one last chance to get them. Here's the schedule of…

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Dear Readers… + Desktop Calendar {August 2013}

To download the image above to use as your desktop wallpaper, simply click the image (or this link: August 2013 Desktop Calendar) and choose Save Link As… Then, open the picture, right click and choose Set as desktop background. Dear Readers... The past month has been a busy one as I work on several projects…

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Easy Homemade {For Kids} Coming Soon!

I'm excited to share that we'll be releasing Easy Homemade {For Kids} in the new year! With a focus on teaching kitchen skills and more than 50 recipes written and formatted especially for kids, this ebook is the perfect introduction to "cooking school" for your kids. Sign up to be the first to know when…

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Arbol de Asada Deviled Eggs: Picnic Food

The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: I planted my garden, finally, yet I am not done. With snow creeping into May this year planting was a bit later than usual, but we've also been adding new raised beds to house my ever-growing list of plants I simply…

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Easy Homemade Hot Chocolate

We've all been enjoying this creamy homemade hot chocolate this winter, and today I'm sharing the recipe over at Easy Homemade: Although we’ve been waiting anxiously for a significant snow storm this winter (and are more than a little jealous of our neighbors to the north who got a real live blizzard last week!), we…

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Easy Homemade Hot Chocolate

Although we've been waiting anxiously for a significant snow storm this winter (and are more than a little jealous of our neighbors to the north who got a real live blizzard last week!), we have been lucky enough to get a few snow showers since Christmas, and this hot chocolate has become one of our…

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