The Organized Life, August Paint Bucket

Tomorrow is August 1, which means Summer is rapidly slipping away …But! As much as we all love thinking about Fall, cooler temps and comfort food, I still want to savor the last days Summer I was having trouble picking a theme/flavor of the month because this list is such a hodge podge of recipes… … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

Summer is in full swing in the USA We are enjoying wonderful summer fruits & vegetables, strawberries, blueberries, garden tomatoes, corn on the cob, and Zucchini~ July’s flavor of the month! You can see photos of July’s recipe inspirations in the July section of my Monthly Paint Bucket here Appetizers Thai Zucchini and Cucumber Noodle … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

Happy June! Summer has officially arrived in my corner of the world and that means it’s grilling season! So let’s bring on recipes we can cook and enjoy outside, either on the BBQ or picnic style! The flavor/theme of the month is Outdoor Eating You can see photos of the inspiration recipes in the June … Continue reading

Kitchen Tips and Tricks, Mother’s Day Edition!

Happy Mother’s Day! What could be a better gift for mom than a few tricks and help in the kitchen? The other day I went to run the very full dishwasher and discovered I was out of dishwasher soap… After a quick internet search I discovered this tip: After loading the dishwasher, add a few … Continue reading

The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

May is one of my favorite months, the weather is lovely with the promise of summer, The longer days and warm temps are great for Alfresco dining or entertaining outside… There are so many holidays and events to look forward to May Day, the Kentucky Derby, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day plus, my family has 5 … Continue reading

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

It is hard to believe tomorrow is April 1! But Yay Spring, and hopefully a few April showers will bring us an abundance of May flowers! Here are some things I am thinking about making in April the flavor/theme of the month is Vegetables You can see photos of these recipes in the April section … Continue reading

The Organized Life, March Paint Bucket

February has really flown by! Time to think March, Mardi Gras & St. Patrick’s Day! The flavor/theme of the month for March is a color combination, Green, Gold and Orange, the colors of St. Patrick’s Day You can see photos of all the recipes on the March section of the Monthly Paint Bucket here Appetizers … Continue reading

The Organized Life, February Paint Bucket

February, the month of love! And since February is the month of love that is the theme for this month’s recipe bucket list 💕 Food that is universally loved 💕 You can see photos of all these recipes on the February section of my Monthly Pinterest Board here Appetizers Chicken Cordon Bleu Crescent Ring from … Continue reading

The Organized Life, January Paint Bucket

Welcome to 2022! Time for new beginnings! The monthly paint bucket is my bucket list of recipes I want try some based on a flavor or theme I gave HHjr an air fryer for Christmas and he has been watching You Tube videos and reading recipes It’s going to be fun watching and trying his … Continue reading

The Organized Life, December Paint Bucket

Happy December! I hope this December will be merrier for most than last year, and that you enjoy gatherings and fun The theme for this month’s recipe bucket list is Special Flavors Appetizers Bleu Cheese, Walnut and Thyme Pull Apart Puff Pastry Twirl from Eat Live Escape Parmesan Rosemary Potato Chips from Noshing with the … Continue reading