Wednesday, December 21, 2011


Here's a really simple recipe for fudge for your holiday celebrations! 

3 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 can Eagle Brand® Regular or Low Fat Sweetened Condensed Milk
2 tsp vanilla extract

Melt chocolate chips with sweetened condensed milk. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla.

Spread evenly in parchment paper lined 8” (20cm) square pan. Chill 4 hours or until firm.
Remove from pan and peel off paper. Cut into squares.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Herbal Honey Recipes

Hey everyone! Here are a few honey herbal recipes for you to try. I am making no claims about the medicinal properties of these items, always follow your doctors advice when it comes to your health. Have a good day!

These Honey recipes can be used in teas,as a spread or even added to your sauces,spaghetti,baking or anything you would like to add them or taken daily
by spoon.

1/4 to 1/2 cup of dried herbs to 1 cup of honey
Make sure you powder the herbs before adding them to the honey.

1. Put honey into a sterilized jar.
2. Put jar into a double boiler over low heat.
3. Gently heat for about 15 min. or until warm,but do not overheat honey.
4. Stir the herbs into the honey while still warm.
5. Remove jar of honey from double boiler and let cool.
6. Store honey in a cabinet for 2 weeks before eating.
7. Occasionally stir the contents,mixing herbs thoroughly into the honey.
8. Just leave the herbs in the honey as you use it.There is no need to strain
the herbs out at any point.

Honey last for one year outside the refrigerator. Just stir ones in a while,due to
herbs settling on bottom of jar.

Winter Cold Honey !

1 cup honey
2 tablespoons powered garlic
2 tablespoons rosemary
1 tablespoons thyme
1 teaspoon sage
1 teaspoon oregano
Take a teaspoon every 6 hours

Cough Ease Honey !

1 cup honey
2 tablespoons powdered fennel seed
1 teaspoon powered star anise
3/4 teaspoon powered black pepper
1/2 teaspoon powered ginger
Take a teaspoon when needed for cough.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

The Mountain Rose Blog

The Mountain Rose Blog
Hey everyone, you should head over to and sign up for a wonderful giveaway called the Lip Balm Kit! It is such a wonderful site and the prize is so beautiful...head on over now and enjoy!

Friday, December 2, 2011

Using What You Store

The Emergency Essentials store has so many wonderful food and survival items to offer. I am not getting paid by this company, I just love their items and want people to be able to find a place they can trust for their needs. Here is a recipe from them on using some of what you store. Hope you enjoy!