The Well Stocked Pantry for the Home Baker

The Well Stocked Pantry for the Home Baker

Whether you are moving into your own place for the first time or have 40 years of roots in your present home, having a well stocked pantry as a home baker is a must. As a home baker, I love baking any kind of yummy goodness. Bread, cakes, pies, and other pastries no matter what, having the right equipment and necessities makes creating a time of pleasure.

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Bosch Universal Plus Mixer

Bosch Universal Plus Mixer

My KitchenAid was on its last leg and it was at the point, I only used it for mixing bread dough, everything else I mixed by hand. It wasn’t long after my husband bought my KitchenAid that I learned about Bosch mixers. I knew, if my KitchenAid ever died, I would purchase a Bosch Universal Plus Mixer. After a few years, with all the bread baking I do, the KitchenAid could not keep up any longer.

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Beef: It's Not What's for Dinner at Our House

Beef: It's Not What's for Dinner at Our House

We are a family of carnivores. We love meat! I’ll never forget the look on the face of a meat salesman who came to my door when I told him we don’t eat beef. We were living in the middle of cattle country and any meat that is processed and sold in that area is Angus. He shook his head and said that’s crazy because everybody eats Angus beef. Well, we don’t because it's not what's for dinner at our house.

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Preserving Foods WITHOUT a Garden

Preserving Foods WITHOUT a Garden

Want to preserve foods but don't have a garden? You still can without spending a ton of money. Whether you live in the city with little space or you have room for a garden, you don’t need a garden to preserve foods for your family. While it is ideal to have your own garden, there are many reasons for not doing so. But they don’t have to stop you from enjoying the harvest of fresh foods  and preserving them for your family.

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