Author Archive | Amy


Chili Seasoning

Print Chili Seasoning Much better chili seasoning than store bought packets. Course Seasoning Prep Time 5 minutes Total Time 5 minutes Author Amy Garrett Ingredients 4 teaspoons chili powder 1 tablespoon dried minced onion 1 tablespoon dried , minced garlic 2 teaspoons ground cumin 2 teaspoons dried parsley 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon dried basil […]

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Yummy! The rolls just after being placed in prepared pan, before their second rise.

Unbelievable Cinnamon Rolls

Print Unbelievable Cinnamon Rolls These are so incredibly good it’s unbelievable! Course Dessert Servings 12 -14 Author Amy Garrett Ingredients 1 teaspoon white sugar 2-1/4 tsp active dry yeast 1/2 cup warm water 1/2 cup milk 1/4 cup white sugar 1/4 cup butter 1 teaspoon salt 2 eggs , beaten 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 […]

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Pinterest Thursday

Pinterest has fast become the go-to place for ideas and inspiration. We’re building a house and will have a large garden next year, so most of my pins are garden and house design! My top picks for this week from my Gardening Board So I can plan where to plant: Source: via Amy on […]

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Well, maybe 2013?

7 flats of dead starts later, the garden won’t be what my inlaws or I had hoped. Live and learn! Communication was the main problem, everyone thought someone else was going to take care of them, so they froze… then got sunburnt 🙁 Poor little plants 🙁 So, I’m going to be prepared for 2013 […]

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More on avoiding GMO

Some links updated May 17, 2012 to reflect new pages on the Seminis site. I get so many emails asking if XYZ company is “safe” or if some list from some person is accurate, and lots of other questions, I actually don’t have time to answer them all, let alone do the research for dozens […]

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GMO Honey

Bees + GMO crops = GMO honey. I was thinking about this the other day and Google Alerts was so kind as to send me this. Honey that contains traces of pollen from genetically modified crops needs special authorization before it can be sold, the European Union’s top court said Tuesday, in a judgment that […]

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