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Make It yourself Monday—-The Pumpkin Invasion….

OH what do you do with a thousand pumpkins? what do you do with a thousand pumpkins? What do you do with a thousand pumpkins Early in the morning? Chop em up, grind em up, those thousand pumpkins. Can em up, puree them up, those thousand pumpkins. Blow em up, Shoot em up, those thousand [...]

How to dehydrate Pumpkins–and how to use it in recipes.

Good morning, everyone, how are you? I am a little shaken by the elections results, but determined that I need to do what I can do, to have hope, to focus on the good, to remember that no matter who is President, Jesus is King. The Handy Hubby and I have also asked ourselves if [...]

Make It Yourself Monday—the Best Ideas Floating around from Other Sites, an Update, and a Winner….

Whew, what a weekend it has been! When you are busy little bees reading this on Monday, I will be busy running kids through piano lessons, taking guitar lessons (that is, if I dont forget my guitar this week), teaching an amazingly smart group of homeschool kids about music from the  1600-1700's, and thinking longingly [...]

Fabulously Frugal Friday–Cooking with Master Mixes…

Happy HAPPY Fabulously Frugal Friday to you! Today I wanted to just cover a little bit why Master Mixes are such a huge help in my kitchen, and why I use them all the time. TWO REASONS: Money and Time. One is not very important to me (take a guess which one),  and the other [...]

Make It Yourself Monday—Coffee Creamers To Die For….

HAPPY MAKE-IT-YOURSELF Monday! What an incredible weekend it has been here around the   real life Welcoming House! I accomplished something that I have been working towards for almost a year.... I celebrated a one year anniversary of being in home I prayed to have for 9 years... I baked six loaves of bread...   One [...]

“Crazy for Coconut” Cupcakes….last entry for the Grain Mill Wagon Challenge…

I'm gonna torture you with one picture and then say GO..... by clicking the link below to get the recipe, and participate in the Grain Mill Wagon Challenge with me. Head over there by clicking the link below, and be sure to share, vote "like", pin it on Pinterest, or anywhere else you can. The [...]

By | October 2nd, 2012|Cook, Snacks or Sweets|Comments Off on “Crazy for Coconut” Cupcakes….last entry for the Grain Mill Wagon Challenge…

Ready….Set….GOOOOOOOOOOOOO……….

You heard the rumor going around right? That I made some totally fabulous rolls for the Grain Mill Wagon contest? That the contest starts on Monday, October 1st? Oh wait, that's TODAY... And that the winner whose recipes are shared the most,  liked the most, etc, in fact, whose numbers show the most activity... will [...]

By | October 1st, 2012|Cook, Snacks or Sweets|2 Comments

Gingerbread Sweet Rolls with Maple Icing……

Hi there, Welcoming House Readers! And a great big hello to the readers from the Grain Mill Wagon as well! I am excited to bring you my fourth recipe for the Grain Mill Wagon Challenge.......something that smells amazing when baking, makes your mouth water when you pull it out, and sends you running back to [...]

By | September 29th, 2012|Breakfast, Cook, Kid Friendly, Snacks or Sweets|4 Comments

Grandma Says: “You Gotta Try this Applesauce Spice Cake” Recipe—Grain Mill Wagon Challenge #3

Well, everyone, it is time for the third recipe in line for the Grain Mill Wagon challenge, and once again, I took an old family recipe, passed down to me, and modified it to include lots of good and healthy things just for you. Here is your first glimpse of the cake that was a [...]

By | September 25th, 2012|Breakfast, Cook, Fast and Easy, Kid Friendly, Snacks or Sweets|Comments Off on Grandma Says: “You Gotta Try this Applesauce Spice Cake” Recipe—Grain Mill Wagon Challenge #3

Harvest Comfort Pie in a Cinnamon Crust…

What an insane day this has been! First of all, Welcoming House Peeps, forgive me for not posting yesterday, or even today until now. Yesterday I helped a friend in her hour of need, that we both thought would only be a short doctor appointment. Hours later, through an Xray, a CT scan, her doctor [...]

By | September 20th, 2012|Cook, Snacks or Sweets|Comments Off on Harvest Comfort Pie in a Cinnamon Crust…