Throwback Thursday, Fall Favorite Side Dishes

September 22, it is officially Fall! To celebrate I have rounded up 10 very delicious, must try Fall side dishes! Here is a must try salad~ Fall Harvest Salad with Cinnamon Shallot Vinaigrette 2 kinds of apples, lettuce, kale, grapes, sunflower seeds, cranberries, pecans, bacon and cheese~ Serve it with the individual ingredients placed on … Continue reading

The Organized Life, September Paint Bucket

September is a favorite month for a lot of people, and it is certainly for me too… Temps are moderate, pumpkins and mums begin to fill the marketplace, leaves are starting to turn and fall, and it’s the beginning of football season! The recipes on my bucket list this month are a nice transition from … Continue reading

The Organized Life, October Paint Bucket

The monthly paint bucket is my bucket list of recipes I want to try Choosing recipes for the list is my way of menu planning, A quick glance at the list and I can quickly decide what’s going to be on the table This month I’m thinking about comfort food and foods associated with Fall … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Fall Favorites Featuring Pumpkin

  How do you feel about pumpkin recipes? Do you try to make pumpkin everything or do you cringe and avoid it like a bad cold?        I have discovered some absolutely wonderful ways to enjoy this fall classic ingredient that are worth a second look   Pumpkin Patch Salad is paired with … Continue reading

The Organized Life, October Paint Bucket

  October is literally just around the corner This month’s recipe list will not feature any tricks, only treats!   Pumpkin Patch Salad     The flavor/theme of the month is 🎃 Halloween!     Wendi Witch Pillow     You can find the links to the recipes listed below on the Monthly Paint Bucket … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday, Must Make Maple Recipes

  The flavor of the month for September is Maple I was hoping to share an eye popping Maple cake today… Irresistible like these favorites below…   Caramel Candy Wreath Cake     Million Dollar Pound Cake with Almond Toffee Crown     But the baking angels were not on my side It not only … Continue reading

The Organized Life, The September Paint Bucket

  Although it will still feel like summer in Alabama until mid October or so, my thoughts for September are all about fall flavors and traditional Autumn food When I started seeing maple recipes popping up on Pinterest, my mouth started watering I quickly decided Maple would be the flavor of the month! There are … Continue reading

The Organized Life, November Paint Bucket

Okay, wasn’t it summer just yesterday?   I can’t believe it’s time to talk turkey and holidays!   Here’s what I’m thinking about making in November The flavor of the month is Thanksgiving,  Fall flavors perfect for this time of year, with plenty of recipes for all kinds of gatherings You can see the links … Continue reading

The Organized Life, October Paint Bucket

Welcome October! October is one of my favorite months The weather is perfect in Alabama, crystal blue skies and mild temperatures, football is in full swing, the autumn leaves are beginning to put on a show…   Leaves of Change Pillow   and Halloween fun is on the horizon!   What Spider? pillow   The … Continue reading

The Organized Life, November Paint Bucket

November…already??  Are you hosting Thanksgiving?  Maybe bringing a dish?  Our Thanksgiving plans are still being determined, but no matter what we do or where we are, we will be cooking up something! My husband and son both love to cook, and so do I, but I am happy to turn over the kitchen to them … Continue reading