The Best Apple Pie….everyone says so!

The Best Apple Pie….everyone says so!

Do you have a favorite dessert, that no matter who you make it for, they love it as much as you do? I have a complete and total sweet tooth. As a result, dessert making is one of my favorite things to do. Now, because I am trying to eliminate all the unhealthy stuff from my diet (like sugar, wheat and dairy) I don’t make as many desserts as I used to. This pie is just the best -

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Vanilla Extract Recipe

Vanilla Extract Recipe

Every year I look forward to figuring out what I am going to make for Christmas presents.  One year I made Vanilla Extract.  The vanilla was a HUGE hit with everyone.  They just loved it.  Since I recently moved, and now have a different set of friends….AND my children are grown and out of the house and do their own cooking…..I decided to repeat the Vanilla Extract for Christmas this year. Homemade Vanilla Extract is so much better than store bought - and so much cheaper too. AND it is so so so easy - Yay for easy!

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What in the Heck is Kombucha.....and Why is it Good for You?

What in the Heck is Kombucha.....and Why is it Good for You?

A few years ago my hairdresser, Becky, was talking to her client about her Scoby. Now, since I wasn’t going anywhere with all that foil in my hair, I was paying a lot of attention, while at the same time trying to look like I wasn’t eavesdropping . (I am a woman of many talents!) She said her scoby was huge and she wasn’t sure how to make it smaller. What?! I was riveted!

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