Okra. You either love it, or you hate it. As I am from Idaho, I never had okra growing up. But, my husband and his family are from the panhandle of Texas. And okra is in their blood. I think I first fell for okra as a pickle, because as I have said before if… Continue reading Shelle’s Fine Okra
As for me, I can’t say that canning is peaceful, or fun, or relaxing. It’s a lot of work and from the middle of August (sometimes as early as April. Hello Cherry!) until November it is GO TIME for me. Pickles, peppers, pears, peaches, okra, beets, jellies, jams, tomatoes, corn. The list go on… Continue reading Roasted Marinated Peppers, Two Ways
Hey y’all! No. We don’t say that up here in Idaho, but I do. I am Shelle. Idaho Shelle. I am a very proud Idahoan. There is a lot to be proud of in this state. Idaho has a rich history of really awesome, strong, hard-working pioneers that have shaped this state and it’s identity to be the… Continue reading IdahoShelle
Just like everyone else, I love the show Fixer Upper, I love Joanna Gaines, Chip’s not bad either, and of course, I love Shiplap! What I didn’t love was my kitchen walls. Big, blank and institutional green. Lucky for me, a have a farm house so applying a DIY Shiplap wall is natural. With very… Continue reading Shiplap Wall DIY
My daughter loves eggs. I recently bought 2, 18 count, cartons of eggs at the grocery store. A sweet little old lady came over giggling saying that, ‘I sure must have a lot of baking to do.’ But I didn’t bake a thing. However, I did hard boil, soft boil, cook over easy (we call ’em… Continue reading nesting boxes
How to organize your food truck wedding so your guests aren’t standing in a huge line all night.