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

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

  If you’re like me, you are in full swing Spring! ๐ŸŒท I am looking forward to lighter recipes as the weather warms and some Easter treats and dishes Easter will be different this year, no big family gatherings But it is important to keep up traditions, and celebrate in your own home with something … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

  June is just around the corner, Are you ready for a new season?       Things are already heating up in the South so this month I want to make easy summer food       incorporating a ton of fresh fruits and vegetables, but still family friendly     The flavor of … Continue reading

The Organized Life, January Paint Bucket

  And just like that, it’s January!       This year I decided I wasn’t going to rush putting away the holiday decorations, but when I got up on the day after Christmas I looked around and thought, “all this has got to go!” I am getting ready for a New Year with less … Continue reading

The Organized Life, December Paint Bucket

  ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿปย ย  Ho ho ho, here comes December!ย  ๐ŸŽ„   Whatever you celebrate in December, this recipe list is made up of family friendly and party perfect recipes for the holiday season! The flavor of the month is Peppermint!ย ย  You can see photos and links to these recipes in the December Section of the Monthly … 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, September Paint Bucket

Welcome September!   I think we are all ready for some cooler temps in the US, with pumpkins, apples and all things fall AND Football!!ย  ๐Ÿˆ     The flavor of the month for September is Caramel Appleย  ๐ŸŽ   Appetizers BBQ Chicken Pinwheels Spinach Bacon & Artichoke Dip Stuffed Soft Pretzels from Half Baked … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

  Summer is here!       Happy June! The flavor of the month for June is Watermelon!     Here’s what I’m thinking about making in June… You can see the recipes and photo inspirations on my Monthly Paint Bucket Pinterest Board in the June Section Appetizers Watermelon Pizza from Choosing Chia Crock Pot … Continue reading

The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

Happy May! Finally Spring has truly arrived everywhere and we can all dance around the Maypole!       I was truly torn choosing the Flavor of the Month, but finally decided to embrace Cinco de Mayo and the Flavor of the Month is Healthier Mexican, and see if we can lighten up some traditional … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

I have been busy planning for July for the past few weeks.ย  We always have a big family gathering and this year we will have our children and grandchildren at the beach house for 10 daysย  ๐Ÿ˜ฑ I know, right…. it will be crazy… ๐Ÿคฃ We actually all get along great, and everyone pitches in, … Continue reading