home-made

A Quick Pickle

August 20, 2013

This unassuming jar of what appears to be cucumbers swimming in iced tea is actually thinly sliced cucumbers and red onions in a quick pickling bath.  These are an incredibly yummy, refreshing, slightly sweet pop added to salads or sandwiches.  You probably have the ingredients on-hand and they can be ready to nibble on in […]

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Tips for Natural Living – Greening your laundry.

May 1, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Tips for Natural Living – Green Cleaning for Earth Month!

April 3, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Tips for Natural Living ——————- Coconut tonic & more.

March 20, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Thoughts, pins & other cool things *March 16, 2012

March 16, 2012

This here is the Perfectly Flawed weekly round-up, so if you missed me on Pinterest & Facebook, this is where I’ll be sharing some of that LOVE on Fridays. Enjoy! Butter, Uganda & Road Trippin’! Earlier this week I stumbled upon this perfectly funny blog post. Do you, would you, could you? Hee hee! After […]

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Tips for Natural Living – Coconut Oil Body Scrub: 3-13-2012

March 13, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Natural Living Tips on the way!

March 8, 2012

I have a friend, Rosemary Nickel founder of Motivating Other Moms. We met many years ago, once upon a time when I was a Pampered Chef Consultant. Yep, I was. We’ve paired up to bring you weekly Natural Living Tips or Tips on how to live a more natural life. Beginning next Tuesday I will be […]

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Eggs Benedict with Meyer Lemon dressing

January 5, 2012

One of my goals for 2012 is to cook more at home, with fresh ingredients, using what’s on hand with less waste. I love to cook, I love cookbooks, so this year I’m making it more of a priority. This past weekend our close family friend, Britt, spent the night on New Year’s Day. We […]

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Merry Christmas & Kahlua Cake:-)

December 25, 2010

… Merry Christmas!  This is a cherished ornament that has been passed down in my family! … This is our Kahlua Cake.  It’s a Trifle and is sooo easy and delicious!! Make two boxes chocolate pudding, one box chocolate cake.  Bake and cool cake, cut into squares, this is the first layer.  Sprinkle some Kahlua […]

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The flour dilemma.

September 25, 2010

Most Sunday mornings PFMan makes the family blueberry pancakes.  This has been going on for some time now.  Several months ago, in the process to use more natural and organic ingredients, I started buying unbleached flour.  I didn’t understand using a product that used chemicals to bleach something simply for aesthetics. I mostly think things […]

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