Summer is the perfect time for juicing fruits and vegetables. There is nothing better than starting or ending the day with a delicious, healthy drink. It’s an easy way to get excellent nutrition quickly, and even kids love it. During summer and fall, I have so much produce from my garden I can’t keep up with it. I have found that juicing saves me a lot of time and energy. … [Read more...] about Best Juicers for The Money – Under $200, $100, $50
I preserve a ton of food every year. By “a ton” I mean just that: thousands of pounds. We have approximately ¼ acre of garden space, and we utilize it to its fullest potential. Needless to say, the process of canning and freezing produce is both time consuming and exhausting. Additionally, I need a lot of room to store canned or frozen goods. A few years ago, after months of … [Read more...] about 5 Best Budget Electric Food Dehydrators 2019
In our kitchen, our rule is don’t buy uni-taskers. If it’s not a tool I can pull out for many different uses, I don’t have the room to store it. Our Cuisinart food processor comes out all of the time! If you’ve never owned a food processor, you need to. It will change your cooking world. It’s amazing the recipes you can create with it. As a home cook, it’s one of my … [Read more...] about Best Budget Cuisinart Food Processor 2019
One of the greatest things about summer is the availability of fresh produce. Whether grown in your backyard or bought at the farmer’s market, nothing tastes better than earth-grown, sun-kissed, fresh-picked fruits and vegetables. For Mother’s Day, my husband and kids gifted me a spiralizer, aka spiral slicer. As one who loves new kitchen gadgets, I had been giving hints, … [Read more...] about 6 Best Spiralizers and Spiral Slicers for Making Vegetable Noodles
That dreaded time of day has rolled around again…DINNER!! As a mother of five young kids, I can really get stressed out at dinner time. We tend to keep quite a tight evening schedule with basketball practice and games, piano lessons, homework, chores, and church callings. So, a lot of time when I hear the phrase, “What’s for dinner mom? I’m starving!!” I haven’t even had a … [Read more...] about 4 Good CrockPots for Busy Moms in 2019 – Recipes Included!