The Happy Crazy House

remodeling and other family adventures

What to work on, what to work on??  Our 2016 list is looking good and I only have 2 items that are moving over  to 2017 and 1 (!) of them is already past the halfway point. (Hint: it’s the Basement Bathroom)  Basement Bathroom  Guest Bathroom  Stair Treads  Back Patio Basement Bathroom So close, I …

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My garden is exploding in tomatoes…which I love…..I am just adjusting my plans with the tomatoes that are ripening as I go.  I have only had a handful ripe at one time, so I have been able to easily make meals and/or snacks with them.  This past week, I have had too many to work …

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Cherry Tomatoes with Angel Hair pasta and fried green tomatoes…….cause I can.  In case you haven’t guessed yet….I love tomatoes.  So that means that summer is my food heaven. Cherry Tomatoes with Angel Hair pasta Angel Hair pasta – made according to the package instructions and drained 2 tablespoons of butter 1 tablespoon of minced …

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This is the most delicious dinner….but my recipe on this was all about throwing something together so I could get fed. shrimp canola oil lemon juice soy sauce ginger minced garlic grits (spread into a sheet less than 1 inch thick and refrigerate) 1 egg or egg substitute bread crumbs honey rice vinegar cabbage – …

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It’s in.  It’s done!   I love it so.  Oh….wait a minute…let me back up and give you some back ground. Many moons ago, in a land called Montana….there was this girl who bought a front door and wanted it installed.  The front door that was on the house was a good front door….just not the …

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When Dave and I moved into this house, I purchased a pub table for the downstairs…..sadly it got little to no use.  Recently, I decided to try and re-purpose it as an outdoor table.  I did quite a bit of research to find the right way to do the transformation.  The pub table is all …

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My cousin made this for me years ago, and I begged her to find the recipe so I could make it for Dave and the girls.  She pulled through for me and searched through her plethora of recipes and found it!!  Click here for an electronic expanded (original) version. ( I adjusted the electronic version …

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