Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Sour Cream Donuts???


Ingredients & Plan

2 c flour 

1 c sugar

2 1/4 tsp salt

2 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 

1 tsp baking soda

1 c sour cream 

2 brown eggs

1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 

2 1/4 canola oil

3 tbsp almond milk

 Recipe yields 12 donuts.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Gather ingredients, bowl, spoon, whisk. silicone donut pans. Mix ingredients together in bowl and scoop into donut pans. Bake for 18 minutes, remove and set aside to cool. May add icing or not. Either way very delicious. You may internet search for  simple icing recipes if needed.

Sunday, March 5, 2023

H.I W.T.H.I. Hack #1- Making Shower Spray

 Home Is Where The Heart Is Hack

As I was nearly out of shower spray to assist  in cleansing of the bathtub,  I decided to make some with the ingredients on hand. With having so many of  these items in stock regularly , I can create different home recipes for cleaning without going out the front door.

Ingredients, Supplies & Plan

1 32 oz empty spray bottle to put ingredient

             Add 5 cups water to bottle.

Then 1 cup of vinegar. 

Next 1 cup of rubbing alcohol. 

Add 1 tsp of dish liquid.

Then 15 drops of lemon essential oil. 

Next 15 drops of rosemary essential oil.

  Shake well and spray is ready for use.

Friday, March 3, 2023

Creamy Crab and Lobster Seafood Pasta

 Just a quick and easy family meal. Cooked and prepared under an hour and paired with a side salad.

Ingredients and plan 

1 box Veggie Spaghetti 
1.5 cups chopped Crab meat
1 cup of chopped Lobster meat
Up to two cups of heavy cream 
1tsp garlic 
3 tbsp flour
1/tsp red pepper flakes 
1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 
1/2 cup grated parmesan
2 tbsp of butter
1 lemon( juice and zest)
 1tsp parsley for garnishment 
Seasoning for Crab and lobster:
Black pepper 
Old bay

1. Boil noodles according to instructions on box, drain, reserving some of the pasta water and set aside. In a seperate pan add 1 tbsp of olive and seasoned Crab and lobster meat and remove promptly after sautéing .

2. Add 2 tbsp of butter to the same pan, 1tsp of garlic and stir. Next add the flour, heavy cream and grated parmesan stirring consistently.

3. At this time also add the red pepper     flakes, black pepper and a touch of cayenne. Also juice and zest of lemon.

4. Stir in seasoned Crab and Lobster meat.

5. Add cooked Veggie Spaghetti and reserved pasta water mixing well. Sprinkle with 1-2 tsps of parsley as a garnishment.

Let simmer for 10 minutes and then serve.


Sour Cream Donuts???