Homemade Peppermint Patties

Do you remember the peppermint pattie commercials where a person would be swept away by the sensation of a cool minty breeze? Those images are still stuck in my mind! And great memories, too – I remember sharing peppermint patties with my Pap. I love preparing food for my family because I know we’re making memories […]

Honey Candy Plus Other Things From The Heart ♥

I love giving gifts to my loved ones, no matter what time of year it is. Most of the time, my gifts go straight to someone else’s belly. 😉 Because I desire to keep things as traditional and simple as possible, to me there is nothing better than receiving a handmade or handcrafted gift. Even […]

Hot day… Cold and minty treat….

Our family was blessed with this AMAZING recipe thanks to my wonderful friend, Julianne Primer (http://providencelodge.blogspot.com/) who introduced me to her wonderful friend Enola Gay (http://www.paratusfamiliablog.com).  I LOVE new connections and new recipes.  Both of these ladies live off-grid and just like ourselves – very traditionally and as self reliant as possible. This is a […]