Korean Style Teriyaki Beef Lettuce Wraps

A couple months ago I was contacted by Back To The Roots, a company that sells grow-your-own-gourmet-mushroom kits using composted coffee grounds. Before I even got two sentences into the email from them I had hit reply with a message that went something like this: “Yes! Whatever you’re asking me, yes! I love mushrooms. LOVE [Read On]

Candied Jalapeno Winners!

Well hey! Took me long enough, but I have some winners to announce in the Cowboy Candy/Candied Jalapeno giveaway. Thank you all for your patience and support.  In the last two weeks, I’ve been recognized by Babble as one of their Top 100 Mom Food Bloggers and also by Circle of Moms as one of [Read On]

A video game giveaway. What?!?

Please be sure to read to the end for details on the giveaway! And come back first thing tomorrow.  Will I post a savory or a sweet recipe?  I’m still undecided, but I have one of each in the works, so if you have a preference this is the time to tell me. Speak now, [Read On]

And the winner is…

The winner of the Korintje Cinnamon giveaway is… (drumroll please!)… “Kristin Kunoff January 20th, 2010 at 11:06 am I think my best money saving tip is buying frozen vegetables. I used to spend a fortune in the produce section and while my husband and I are both students, we need to save as much on [Read On]

Peanut Butter Balls

Hi friends!  The last few weeks have been maddeningly busy.  We’ve done a lot of work on our house and property, camped, traveled, been visited, and had animal crises.  I hope I have a chance in the next couple of weeks to settle back into a regular blogging routine.  With all the fresh produce hitting [Read On]

We have ultra-scientifically determined the winner.

I asked the boys to help me determine the winner for our Calphalon pan, Tightwad Gazette, and Pastry Scraper giveaway. In true parent fashion, I decided to make it into a math lesson. Here’s how the process went. Mom: Okay, everyone give me a number between 1 and 43 (the total number of comments plus [Read On]

And the winner is…

The birthday boys clicked “generate” on our Random.org sequence generator and the winner of our $50 gift card Thanksgiving giveaway is Jen B.!    Congratulations, Jen B.!  We hope this makes your Thanksgiving a little bit more fun.  Happy shopping…

We have a winner!

We didn’t quite make 100 comments.  In fact, we were shy of 50 unique commenters, but we decided to round up because we really like to give things away!  After factoring in the emails we got from folks who had trouble commenting and the kind folks who made mentions of us on our blog we [Read On]