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

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, 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, September Paint Bucket

Happy September! This month I am all about football and game day food All the recipes below are perfect for tailgating, football watching, parties or just family eating~ Easy to grab, tasty bites! The theme this month is Finger Foods Appetizers Crispy Prosciutto Cups with Pear from Martha Stewart Parmesan Onion Appetizer Squares from Kudos … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

Happy July! When I think of summer food treats, I think of fresh corn, juicy ripe summer tomatoes, zucchini and fresh Alabama peaches I am featuring Corn, Tomatoes, Zucchini & Peach recipes for the Flavors of the month for July Appetizers Peach Margaritas from Baker by Nature Zucchini Hushpuppies from Miss Information Creamy Corn Dip … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

Happy June, and Happy Summer! When I see recipes that I would like to try, I pin them to organized Pinterest boards according to type, occasion or time of year Then I choose from those recipes and make a list for quick reference throughout the month Since June is traditionally the month of weddings, and … Continue reading

The Organized Life, February Paint Bucket

Here we are on the eve of February! That means Spring will be here soon, yay! Raspberry Cheesecake Trifle I have had Valentine’s Day on my mind for the past week, and Mardi Gras is coming up too Mini King Cakes or King Cake “Crowns” This month’s bucket list has recipes with these holidays in … Continue reading

The Organized Life, January Paint Bucket

Yay! We made it!! Happy 2021!! This month we’re going to put an American twist on recipes inspired by cuisines from all over the world, and also lighten them up and make them healthier… The flavor/theme of the month for January is International Appetizers Artichoke Aoili Pizza, original recipe Bacon Asparagus Brie Bites from Delish … Continue reading

The Organized Life, November Paint Bucket

I know we are all shocked it is November already! As crazy and hard as 2020 has been, I can’t believe that it has gone by sooo fast! So here we are, onto the holidays! This month’s Paint Bucket is full of Thanksgiving and late fall appropriate recipes, savory dishes full of vegetables and sweeter … Continue reading