What do you do when you’re in the middle of making your famous game-day chili and realize you are out chili powder? Make your own healthy, homemade chili powder in just a few minutes! Necessity is the mother of invention, right? So there you are on Taco Tuesday making tacos for the fam. You decide to try making my homemade Taco Seasoning Mix (great choice 😉 ) and realize you don’t have chili… Continue Reading
Crock pot soaked brown rice is so easy to make! Soaking the rice makes it more digestible and healthy and the slow cooker means an almost set-it-and-forget-it ease of preparation. Trim Healthy Mamas this is a great way to make brown rice for your E meals! Don’t Have A Rice Cooker? Use Your Crock Pot! Yes, you can cook rice in your crock pot, and you can make it more… Continue Reading
Brown bag chicken is a vintage cooking method that produces delicious, juicy chicken every time. Perfect for any poultry, too! If you love the way a bird turns out in those plastic oven bags, but wish there was an alternative then I’m here to make that wish come true for you. Plastics can impart unhealthy chemicals into foods, so if you’ve gone to the trouble to source local, pastured, organic poultry… Continue Reading
Save money and control what goes into your Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix with my easy recipe.
We had these amazing Crock Pot Salt Baked Potatoes for supper last nigh and I had to share this with you! Crock pot salt baked potatoes are so easy to make and so much like steakhouse baked potatoes! I have long been puzzled by how to get the same texture as you find in a steakhouse. I don’t know if this is how they make them, but it’s just… Continue Reading
I should have shared this post on making homemade vanilla extract with you about three months ago, but since Oh Sweet Mercy was just in its infancy I did not. So, I can only hope that this post at least inspires you to make your own homemade vanilla extract anyway so you’re always prepared. Three months from now, you might find yourself trying to stick to your New Year’s resolution… Continue Reading