Category Archives: Seasonal

SSS Kid Summer Vacation Challenge #1

We have had a few slower days when the weather has been too hot to want to go outside.  The perfect time to get crafting!  The kiddo’s all got together and created a few cards that I hope to get … Continue reading

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Boot Cuff’s

The universe cooperated we had SNOW AND I finally finished another Christmas project (remember we are going with better late than NEVER) 😉 Purplicous was SO excited to put her new boot cuff’s to good use.  (Me too!) To create … Continue reading

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Peach Sherbet

Another peach  treat 🙂  I must warn you though we are low on photo’s today.  It was an off camera day and I wound up with 2 useable images.  (Whoops)  Rather than remake the recipe I am going to just … Continue reading

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Fresh Peach Pie

Anyone still have peaches hanging around?  To be honest we went and picked up some more the munchkins were moaning that our fresh peach supply vanished too quickly!  Plus I had a few recipe I was still hoping to try … Continue reading

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2014 Canning Update

Ready or not canning season has arrived in a hurry.  It appears fruit is especially early this year!  Today I am sharing our update of fruit for 2014 for my records.  Not super exciting but helpful for me next year … Continue reading

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Dutch Oven Chocolate Cake

Today I am sharing a new recipe we tried out on our camping trip this summer.  It received a thumbs up all the way around. Since there is still possibly a weekend or two left of good camping weather I … Continue reading

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Pears and Lemons

Exhaustion is setting in as I type this up.  We bottled 2 bushels of pears for a total of 51 quarts of pears.  We used just over a quarter of a bushel of pears to fill the dehydrator too! It … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Have a lot of extra Zucchini piling up?  We had several on the large size as of late and Purplicous decided to give a new recipe from Jamie Cooks it Up a try.  It was a BIG hit around here. … Continue reading

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Change and Ice Cream

Hello hello!   I hope each of you still taking the time to check in now  and then (THANK YOU!)  are enjoying a lovely summer! A few quick items of change Item #1 – I will continue reunion info in the … Continue reading

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Firework flashback

Summer is here and with it a new refreshing sort of craziness.  So far our days have been spent enjoying camping, swimming lessons, tennis lessons, reading and sunny days outside. This weekend we even had our first zucchini ready to … Continue reading

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