DIY Chicken Water Warmer

A photo posted by Pam (@pambergm) on Jan 24, 2016 at 1:02pm PST DIY chicken (poultry) water warmer. Made from a clay pot, clamp light with a 60 watt bulb and a piece of tile. The water container is also strapped to the ceiling so it doesn’t accidentally get knocked or blown over.

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Mom’s Chicken Casserole – 1970s

I’ve been working on tracking down the old standby dinners that I remember growing up.  It’s the 1970’s and it seems most nights we were always at the kitchen table having a full hot meal as a family.  One meal that I remember and love, but haven’t made in years was a chicken casserole.  That buttery crunchy topping that only…

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Someone’s Handiwork

A few months back I found two quilt tops at a local thrift store.  For the pair it was less than $5 so right off I was seeing a quilting project in my future.     Now to do some research and pick up the rest of the supplies.  It’s time to honor a project that some ones mother, aunt, or…

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Looking Back

Today is Saturday January 2, 2016. I’m pretty sure some of you will be off to the grocery store to pick up groceries for the upcoming week or month. On the average persons shopping list would probably be milk, bread, butter and all other types of staples that we’ve become accustomed to eating. Over the past few years I’ve…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year From the Alder Grove! The photo above is one from my collection of vintage and Victorian postcards.  This one was created by Ellen Clapsaddle.  The postmark is January 1, 1910.  

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