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, 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, 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! 🌷 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

  🎅🏻   Ho ho ho, here comes December!  🎄   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!   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!!  🏈     The flavor of the month for September is Caramel Apple  🍎   Appetizers BBQ Chicken Pinwheels Spinach Bacon & Artichoke Dip Stuffed Soft Pretzels from Half Baked … Continue reading