The Best 1-2-3-4 Cake Recipe You’ll Ever Make

Y’all, I just discovered an old American cake recipe and because I’m all about cake, I buttered some pans and got to bakin’. It’s a throwback to the late 1800s (whoa!) when bakers were starting to use baking powder instead of yeast as a leavening agent in cakes. Upon reading the recipe, I knew I […]

Tul Pens Will Make You Happy

As a writer (and not-so-closeted office supply hoarder. Proof: I covet this ridiculously oversized calendar.), I’m always on the hunt for the perfect pen. I think I have discovered them, in Tul. Tul pens make me happy – and I’m willing to bet you will love them too! Seriously. Smiling like a crazy person just […]

Easy Pumpkin Bread

It’s that time of year again. Pumpkin ever’thangs! But, especially delicious pumpkin bread. Easy Pumpkin Bread, y’all! Honestly, I make this pumpkin bread recipe all year long – it’s that good. Nothing like a quick quick bread that makes you feel all warm and loved inside. Just take a look at this buttery beauty: We […]

Easy Recipe to Brine a Turkey

Looking for an easy recipe to brine a turkey? I gots one for ya! (if you can’t wait, scroll to bottom of page for printable recipe) Get ready for the easiest way to brine a turkey and one of the most delicious birds you’ll ever eat. Years ago, Garry read about how to brine a […]

Hands Down The Best Slutty Brownies You’ll Ever Eat

I keep making ’em and we keep eating ’em. No matter what variation I make, Slutty Brownies never get old. These are hands down the best slutty brownies you’ll ever eat. I know – I KNOW! Some folks h-a-t-e the name, but I didn’t name them, I simply adapted the recipe and continue to bake/share/eat […]

One Pot Goulash Recipe: American and Hungarian

Have you ever eaten or made goulash? Who hasn’t, right?! It’s so ingrained in our collective cultures that I think everyone has a special version of goulash (American or Hungarian) in their family’s recipe files. What is goulash? For those of you who haven’t had goulash (and are wondering what is this foreign sounding meal?!), […]

How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake. I gots skillz, y’all! OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo). You can too! Don’t be afraid! Because I don’t want y’all to be like us – meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job – this tutorial should come in […]

Folex Carpet Spot Remover

Let’s talk about what I use on my carpet to get out stains: Folex carpet spot remover. Stains of all kinds – even blood. EEK! We’ll get to that later… Folex is the best carpet stain remover I have used. And that says a lot, given the dogs with muddy paws on white Berber carpet, […]

Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried) UPDATED

Home remedies for a UTI – fact or fiction? I recently had a UTI and didn’t want to take unnecessary antibiotics. Wondering if there was any truth to home remedies, I did some Internet research. What follows is my own experience with 10 different home remedy treatments to see if I could cure my UTI […]

Delicious No-Sugar-Added Blueberry Strawberry Smoothie

In this world of candied ever’thangs, may I present: a delicious no-sugar-added blueberry strawberry smoothie. It’s as good as it looks. Frosty. Thick. Tasty. Filled with nutrition. Fun! I’m not a fan of store-bought smoothies. I want to know every detail of what I’m putting in my body. Plus, if I’m going to drink my […]