Tag: Frugal Homemaking

Deals / Posts - 4 months ago

Cream Scones

Cream Scones I love scones. Despite their hoity-toity, high tea image, scones are a simple addition to any breakfast, brunch, or dessert menu. I served these cream scones for breakfast this morning and plan on using them as a base for strawberry sho...

Deals / Posts - 5 months ago

Raspberry Ricotta Cake recipe

Raspberry Ricotta Cake (recipe) I am totally off my produce game this summer. You see those raspberries? I bought them. At the store. In a white plastic bag in the freezer section. I’m pretty sure a little piece of my heart broke off and died...

Deals / Posts - 5 months ago

U-Pick Produce: 9 tips for picking success

It doesn’t get much better than summertime in the Pacific Northwest. One of my favorite perks: u-pick fields are in full swing! So far, I’ve picked strawberries, raspberries, plums, apricots, and cherries. Up next: blueberries and marion...

Deals / Posts - 5 months ago

35 ways to use summer produce

Most of you are familiar with the concept of stockpiling when it comes to the grocery store, buying 3-6 months worth of products your family uses when it hits the lowest price in the sales cycle. The same idea can be applied to summertime produce,...