Hello! I'm Tina. 

I'm so glad you're here! Join me as I share everyday recipes, simple living tips,our suburban homesteading journey and encouraging others to grow and preserve their own food. ​​​​​​​I hope the recipes I share become a family favorite in your home!

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Easy Instant Pot Spaghetti and Meatballs

This Instant Pot Spaghetti & Meatballs is easy to make and goes from pot-to table in under 40 minutes. 

This one-pot spaghetti and meatballs always...

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Make-ahead Freezer Biscuits (Homemade)

These classic homemade biscuits can easily be stored in the freezer. So simple to pop in the oven for breakfast, brunch or dinner.

Prep ahead and...

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Authentic Mexican Rice

Learn how to make fluffy, perfectly seasoned Mexican rice just like your favorite Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurant. 
If you're looking for an easy and...

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