You Can Make English Muffins?

You Can Make English Muffins?

Why yes, you can make English muffins.  I thought they came in a stack of six from Thompson’s, but then I saw a recipe for homemade sourdough English muffins and had to give it a try.  I used Shawn’s wholewheat sourdough starter.  I was a little concerned...
Time for Cooking

Time for Cooking

When I was working, I usually got home after 6:00 so I saved any time-intensive cooking for weekends.  Now I have time to cook any day of the week.  I’ve had an Instant Pot for about six months, so I’ve been trying to figure out what it makes best.  Here...
Keeping Busy

Keeping Busy

It’s been a month since we retired and moved, and I can’t say we have found ourselves sitting around saying we’re bored.  Tired yes, but bored no. Last week, I started painting the interior of the house.  Fresh paint makes me feel like everything is...
Ugly Chicks

Ugly Chicks

Remember those cute little chicks I showed you a couple of weeks ago?  They are super ugly now, and let’s not even talk about the stink.  The Frankenchicks outgrew their half of the brooder in the basement, so Shawn moved them to the Chickshaw in the garage...
Farm Tour

Farm Tour

When I look out our big picture windows, I can see a farm in the distance.  I told Shawn I need binoculars so I can see what’s going on over there.  So nosy! Yesterday, Shawn made contact with a local farm via his Northern Idaho Facebook group.  He found a local...