This year I wanted to have a fun New Year’s resolution. I have done the normal resolutions in the past – saving money, losing weight, keeping the house clean, etc. But I always tend to fail. This year I thought I’d set some that were challenging yet fun. I love to cook and bake, but there are certain foods that seem hard to make and even a little scary. So I decided to tackle 12 of those foods this year. Sort of a recipe challenge! One a month. In January, I took on pasta. It ended up being a lot
Make your own homemade granola and save money, plus control what goes into it! My husband LOVES granola. I grew up with my mom making homemade granola, and when I got married I was aghast at the price of granola! It’s outrageous! So I asked my mom for her recipe. I’ve made some changes to the recipe through the years, but that’s the awesome thing about it– it’s very fail-proof. If you have different taste than me, you can change things up, and you’ll still get a great outcome! I always make twice the recipe, but I don’t double it.