In the garden- Making Scarecrows and repairing pots.

I have a rant, a mini one, but a rant is a rant after all. I am so tired of things falling apart all the time. I remember back in the day (oh my gosh I sound like my grandma) when things were made to last. Products were made with love. Companies wanted their customers…

Peanut butter cookies

Time for something yummy and fun all rolled up together in a delicious little cookie. In our family we are still trying to make small changes here and there when it comes to the foods we eat. These simple recipes that don’t require a lot of ingredients are not only better for us but they…

 Shopping at the Farmers market

“You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don’t trust enough” Frank Crane We try to get to a farmers market at least once a month. Nothing wrong with the larger food stores but at a farmers market you can find a healthier selection of foods…

YouTube baking – Chocolate cupcakes

“The secret ingredient is Love, it’s always Love.” YouTube picked out a fun one for me this time…chocolate cake, YUMS! That’s all I can say, this is yummy you guys. This two and four ingredient cooking is right up my alley. I am actually having fun with cooking. This is what you need: 4 eggs…

Peanut butter brownies

  Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. Thought you all would like this re-post of mine from last year of one of my families favorite treats. Hope you all are out enjoying life and your day is filled with your love ones and lots of love and you all get a chance to make these, they are…

DIY_ Valentine treats

Hi everyone, I am taking a week off from posting but thought you all would enjoy this post of mine from last year. I also have a really yummy recipe I will be re-posting and sharing with you all for Valentine’s Day treats. I will be back next week with one of my dollar day…

Pineapple muffins.

Alright, it’s time for a recipe and please be kind, remember I really can’t cook. I bake though and I love crafts and up-cyling. Those are more my things but every now and then I like to post a recipe that we have tried here at Our Little Red House. This was suppose to be…

Sugar cookie cutouts

We are not finished with our Christmas just yet and a Christmas without cookies just isn’t right. So I got out all my cookie supplies to make the family some of their favorites, with sugar cookies being at the top of that list. To get started you will need: 1/3 cup of shortening ½ cup…

   DIY- Cinnamon ornaments from Christmas past.

When my kids were in Kindergarten (before we decided to homeschool) they came home during the holidays with the most adorable little handmade ornaments that smelled wonderful. Covered in paint and glitter, their ornaments filled our home with the smells of Christmas that year. Tied to these little ornaments was the recipe on how to…

1920’s magazine part 1….

Here it is, one of my treasures from that old rock house, a 1920’s magazine. I will try not to include the name because I am not promoting or getting anything from this, just want to share with all of you one of my treasures from that old rock house shed. I think it is…