Holiday Favorites – Pumpkin Seeds

October 29, 2012 Well, it’s that time of year… time to start carving scary faces on large berries and putting candles inside of them to create that eerie glow. But if you’re like me, that’s not the only fun part….don’t forget about those pumpkin seeds! 1. Rinse and remove pulp from seeds 2. Soak overnight…

Baking and Banana Bread

October 23, 2012 Lately I realized that I don’t do a lot of baking.  Sure, I make the occasional batch of cookies around the holidays.  I’ll even make a cake for a birthday. Other than that, I’d much rather be making something that can be a full meal and allows me to play with different…

Simple Spanish Rice

October 21, 2012 I love using my crockpot to make dinner, mainly because it is so easy, but also because I have a slow-cooker recipe book by Goose berry Patch, with soo many dishes to try.    One of the first things I tried, which quickly became a favorite, was a spanish rice recipe.    Now that we are…