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, 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, 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

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

The monthly Paint Bucket is my way of organizing recipes into a small seasonal group to focus on, one month at a time.ย  It isn’t a to do list, but an inspiration list for reference.ย  Often times the recipes are just the start point, and the resulting dish is decidedly different, but organizing in advance … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

This month’s recipe bucket list is all about enjoying the summer bounty filling the the markets right now as well as some 4th of July fun   You can see photos and recipe inspirations for this list on my July Paint Bucket Pinterest board here Appetizers Firecracker Dogs from Handmade in the Heartland Street Corn … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

June! Summer!   Here’s some things I’m thinking about cooking this month You can see photo inspirations on the June Paint Bucket here, Also what I’m thinking about for the week of the 4th of July here Appetizers Brown Butter Fried Onion Rings from Bon Appetit Spring Rolls with hoisin dipping sauce Skinnyย  Green Chiliย Chicken … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

What’s making your mouth water these days? Here’s what I’m thinking about making in July~ย  ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐ŸŽ† Appetizers Ranch Fried Pickles from Lay’s Potato Chips Bleu Cheese Burger Quesadilla Queso Pizza with Summer Corn, Bacon and Chives Sides Potato Flowers from A Quiet Life Roasted Asparagus and Mushroom Poutine from Closet Cooking Summer Cherry Tomato … Continue reading

The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

Happy June, Happy Summer!ย  Here are the yummy things on my recipe bucket list this month…I just wish I could snap my fingers and they would all get made ๐Ÿ™‚ Appetizers Sesame Chicken Eggrolls with Sweet n Sour Hoisin Sauce from Carlsbad Cravings Vegetable Sushi Parmesan Tortellini Bites from Damn Delicious Sides Zucchini Gratin with … Continue reading

The Organized Life, September Paint Bucket

September already? Football Season! There will be a lot of finger food on this month’s list! This is a list of recipes I am going to use for cooking inspirations this month, a little thinking ahead and organizing makes menu and meal planning so much quicker for me~ and helps inspire me to create new … Continue reading

The Organized Life, Summer Paint Bucket

June is going to be a crazy, busy month.ย  I am helping host a family reunion on the coast, people are flying in from all 4 corners of the country! I don’t know how much creative cooking I will be doing, and with the 4th of July right on the heels of the reunion, I … Continue reading

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