Mistress Mary, Quite contrary, How does your garden grow?

I've been having a fairly difficult time in the last week. As much as I am really enjoying our cool fall temperatures, including our first snowfall of the season, the things that are happening in Washington these days have me increasingly tending towards the prepper side of things than the plain ole homesteader side. I'm … Continue reading Mistress Mary, Quite contrary, How does your garden grow?

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If They Flew Over the Bay, They’d be… (Bagels)

(Skip to recipe) Today I'm at risk of falling down a rabbit hole that will take me all day to crawl out of. Actually, I'm pretty sure I've already fallen down it, but it somehow reminded me that I owe you my super amazing bagel recipe! It must be the whole "hole" part. That rabbit … Continue reading If They Flew Over the Bay, They’d be… (Bagels)

Pantry Staples or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Biscuits (Biscuits and Gravy)

(Skip to recipe) My household has gone through a large variety of financial circumstances over the last 18 years; everything from being flush with cash, to just keeping afloat, to having zero income. From easily being able to afford health insurance, to having the military provide us health insurance, to Medicaid (the second best insurance … Continue reading Pantry Staples or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Biscuits (Biscuits and Gravy)