Although I always love to cook and create new recipes, it’s when a holiday comes around where I really enjoy cooking. There’s a theme there and I love to coordinate the dishes to the theme of the holiday. Do you like to cook with a theme in mind? Let’s inspire each other! Here are some of my best St. Patrick’s Day recipes along with a quick how-to video!
We have another great video for you today, this time showing you how to install a dimmer switch on a lamp cord.
I’m a firm believer that most lights in your house should be on a dimmer switch, including lamps. It’s all about options and lighting temperatures in the room, and Sean’s showing you the simple way to install an in-line dimmer switch. Check out the video!
I love lamps and I have a few of them in every room of our house. They are a design must in my book, but sometimes their sockets wear out. You turn that little knob and nothing happens.
is there a lamp in your house with a broken socket? We’re showing you today how to change out a lamp socket, including a video!
I promise, this how-to only takes about 5 minutes. It’s that simple.
On this episode of Cook with Brooke, I’m celebrating parmesan cheese, showing you how to make parmesan crisps! A one ingredient easy recipe. Parmesan cheese is a staple that I always have on hand in the fridge. I use it in so many recipes, and I always save and freeze the rinds to simmer in […]
As I was planning out my gardens and doing all that tweaking in the garden house, I was also mixing the potting mix that I use to sow seeds. Then, I got to thinking that this soil recipe would be great for today’s quick tip.
It’s a recipe I only wish I had come up with myself, it’s what all the great gardeners use, and those like me that aspire to be. I learned this tip from my gardening friend, and I’ve also read up and collected the benefits of making your own potting mix. A tried and true potting mixture that promotes strong and plentiful plants. Say that 10 times fast. Once the ingredients are gathered, it takes just a minute or two to mix and then you’re off to the races. Here’s how to make the potting mix I use for sowing seeds.
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The garden gear up has begun here at Farmhouse 1820. It’s this time of year when I welcome the consuming thoughts of planning out my gardens, and I have some great ideas in store. I do need a little advice from you though. Come on in and weigh in your thoughts. I would love to hear.
Keeping Fed is a compilation of random thoughts of mine along with lots of inspiration I have found for you, from right here on this blog, and around the internet. Let’s get Fed!
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 […]