Are you searching for true depth of flavor in your sauces and soups? Here is my quick tip for you: save your parmesan rinds and add them to the pot to simmer. I shared this quick tip about five years ago, and it’s tip that I use whenever I’m making certain soups and sauces. I […]
Making over a laundry room doesn’t need to break the bank. I’m going raw here, and sharing our budget friendly laundry room makeover.
I have all the nitty gritty details of this tattered and torn laundry room that got transformed into a light, bright and clean one with amazing before and after photos!!
Have you vacuumed your dryer lately? Vacuum the dryer at least four times a year, for safety and fire protection. Now is the time to vacuum! With all of the chatter about quarantine zoom outfits and lack of showering, we’re still managing around here to have a large buildup of laundry. This past year, the […]
Want to up the ante on movie night popcorn?! Well, you’ve come to the right place because on this episode of Cook with Brooke, I’m sharing quick and easy recipes how to flavor microwave popcorn, plus a few BONUS recipes tossed in! Come check out Cook with Brooke!
Though open concepts are the name of the game these days, that’s just not what works in this 197 year old farmhouse. I have always felt, and still do feel, that a formal dining room is a bit of a luxury. A separation from the kitchen, where let’s face it, the company always ends up […]
Every year when January rolls around, I start pouring over my gardening and seed catalogs and begin planning my garden. It’s like, Christmas is over, let’s go straight to spring. But alas, it doesn’t quite work that way, yet in the meantime during the winter months I wait, I have something to look forward to.
Have you started to plan out your garden yet? Are you anxious to get planting and doing a little garden dreaming? You’re in luck because it’s time to sow seeds now for growing leeks.
I’d like to thank whomever designed the basic utility slop sink. Why, you ask? Because the basic utility slop sink is the perfect blank canvas to apply a great design.
Tired of your dingy looking slop sink? Let’s customize! Here’s how to customize two different utility slop sinks for your inspiration!
I’m getting down to business and opening everything up to show you tons of before and after photos, and to share with you how to organize your tools.
And who doesn’t love a really good before and after?! I’ve got one today that just could make your jaw drop with our before and after tool room reveal.
If I had a nickel for every weird quirk the 1820 has, than I would be rich. True, so true, old homes have it going on, with the odd and unexpected. There’s an odd almost-mishap that maybe I brought on myself?? I kinda did, and it has to do with our old refurbished farmhouse sink in the kitchen.
If you ever have a problem with your kitchen sink pipes freezing, I have a quick tip how a heating pad keeps pipes from freezing.
Come on in and see!
For Valentine’s Day this year, I thought we could celebrate ourselves. With such a rough and heavy year we’ve all gone through, I wanted to take a minute to remind you that you are special. You’ve made a difference not only in my life, but in many, many others. For some, last year left a pit in our stomachs, and a heavy feeling of loneliness. That’s why, it’s time to celebrate ourselves and be our own Valentine! Let’s do something nice for ourselves that will make us feel great, and uplifted! Are you with me?! Like, let’s rock on with our bad selves!! Here are 5 of my suggestions!