Container Gardening

How to Grow a Vegetable Container Garden for Beginners

Container gardening is so much easier to do than traditional gardening, and is perfect for anyone to do. It's particularly helpful for seniors and those with limited mobility. #seniorgardening #containergarden #accessblegardening #gardenjournal #haphazardhomemaker

Quick & Easy Meals

What’s for Dinner?

What's for Dinner? What do you make that is quick and easy, and you almost always have all of the necessary ingredients on hand or that incorporates leftovers to avoid food waste. Kind of like a Pantry Challenge, but you can use items out of the fridge and freezer, too.

Casserole Dishes

Baked Chicken &Rice Casserole

This hearty casserole takes only 10 minutes to prep, then into the oven for a super easy dinner. Add a salad or your favorite vegetable side to round out the meal. Asparagus, broccoli or carrots all go well with chicken and rice dishes. Baked Chicken & Rice Casserole Print recipe Although not totally neccessary, for… Continue reading Baked Chicken &Rice Casserole

Sunday Reflections

Sunday Reflections: Community Strong

Like many of you, I feel at loose ends with this virus all around us, not knowing how long it will take for life to return to normal and it sounds like this may be our new normal for weeks to come. The worldwide coronavirus crisis is bringing out the best and sometimes worst in… Continue reading Sunday Reflections: Community Strong

Giving · Health · Home Remedies

Homemade CDC-approved Medical Face Mask to Donate to Medical Facilities

A news story showed up in my Facebook newsfeed about a hospital in the area asking the public to sew these CDC-compliant face masks for the staff. They appear to be super simple to make. These masks are reusable and can be washed and sterilized. Are they legit? Well, a Health Care Professional friend of… Continue reading Homemade CDC-approved Medical Face Mask to Donate to Medical Facilities