Make it from Scratch Challenge..Homemade Potato Chips

Crispy Potato Chips

Homemade potato chips is something I’ve been wanting to give a try but just hadn’t taken the time to actually do it. So I decided today was the day. I had seen quite a few recipes for microwave potato chips, so I took the common elements of each recipes and made up my own technique. […]

Make it from Scratch Challenge…Homemade Egg Noodles

Homemade Egg Noodles

My great grandma used to make the most yummy egg noodles for me when I was young. She would make a huge pot and have it simmering on the stove when we came to visit. They were so good, egg noodles are definitely a comfort food for me. Partly because of the memories and partly […]

MYO Garlic Cubes

Garlic after food processed

  I was over at 20 Minute Mom and she had a post about how she likes to use these garlic cubes she found. Well me being  too cheap well frugal I though why couldn’t I make these myself. So here is what I did to have my own garlic cubes on hand to use […]

MYO: Cream Soup Mix

Cream soup mix before mixing

We eat dairy free at our home because my kids and husband are all allergic to milk. I had a need for a replacement for cream of mushroom soup or any cream of soup. I used to make this recipe from Once a Month Mom and freeze it. But when I bought my a copy […]

MYO:Homemade Oatmeal Packages


This is my recipe for homemade oatmeal packages. These are like the ones from the store.  I don’t remember where I got this recipe originally, I think from a freezer cookbook but I am not sure. I have been making these for quite some time now. Here’s the recipe: Homemade Oatmeal Packages   Ingredients 3 cups […]

MYO: Breadcrumbs

Breadcrumbs done

Make Your Own: These are post about how to make your own of something you might just normally buy at the store. I usually will make my own breadcrumbs.  I just save any heels of the bread we don’t eat and freeze them.  When I need some breadcrumbs I take out a few heels and […]