Monday, October 31, 2011

B is for Bootiful Treasury

Thank you Anne Hopher for creating this cool treasury.
Find this at 

Friday, October 28, 2011

A Little Bit of This and That!

4 categories from the on fire for handmade

Special thanks to Debbie and Amanda from OurHometoYours for making this lovely collection.

Great holiday gift ideas to warm your heart or to get into the festive mood.

These lovely items are featured at in the Treasury section called A Little Bit of This and A Little Bit of That.

Featured Artisan Nala of Jewelry by Nala

This weeks Featured Artisan is Jewelry by Nala! Nala has beautiful creations
in her shop! A Must have for everone's jewelry box! You can find
Jewelry by Nala on:

Monday, October 24, 2011

Blog Feature

MattsCraftyWife featured my Mrs. Claus apron in her blog about Christmas online shopping.
Check out more about this article at http:\\
Thank you Matt's Wife for featuring me.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Featured Artisan Molly Kimball - Elephant Beads

This weeks Featured Artisan is Molly Kimball - Elephant Beads!
Truly unique and one of a kind creations to accessorize your wardrobe with!
You can find Elephant Beads on:

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

On Fire Gift Guide ~ Gifts On A Budget

Gifts on a budget treasury featuring On Fire Team members. 
 Lovely handmade creations all fit to not break your pocket book. 
 Fresh gifts ideas under $20, handmade by On Fire for Handmade team members. 
Perfect for co-workers, Secret Santa purchases, etc.   
To purchase or view these items look at

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Featured Artisan Watercolors by Barbara

This week's featured artisan is Barbara Rosenzweig - Watercolors by Barbara. Beautiful creations to add to your home! You can find Watercolors by Barbara on:

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Does God Love Us?

You decide?

Pool of love: The lake at Borebukta on the Norwegian island of Spitzbergen

Heart Lake "Herzsee" in the Montafon region (Hochjoch) in Vorarlberg / Austria.

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Monday, October 10, 2011

On Fire for Purple and Lilac

Lovely collection of purples created by cardsbyjane
View the items and there shops go to  in the treasury called On Fire for Purple and Lilac
My purple flower apron in included too, thanks Jane.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Featured Artisan Frann Ramales of Armored Hearts

This Weeks Featured Artisan is Frann Ramales - Armored Hearts!
Beautiful chainmail creations and more! You can find
Armored Hearts on:

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Taco Casserole WW & GF


1 lb ground skinless chicken breast
1/2 c onions, chopped
1/2 c bell peppers, chopped
1 clove garlic
1 pkg taco seasoning mix
8 ozs taco sauce
1 c fat-free sour cream
1 c fat-free cottage cheese
1 c low-fat tortilla chips, whole or broken up
1 c low-fat cheddar cheese, shredded
3/4 c salsa


Heat oven to 400. Spray cooking spray on bottom of a 2-quart casserole dish; set aside. In a skillet, cook chicken, onion, peppers, and garlic clove until tender. Add seasoning mix and taco sauce; set aside. In a medium bowl, combine sour cream and cottage cheese; set aside. 

Place half the broken chips in the bottom of casserole dish. Add meat mixture to cover the chips, then cover the meat with sour cream mixture. Sprinkle with cheese and remaining crushed chips. Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes or until cheese has melted. Top with 3/4 cup salsa if desired.

Makes 8 (1 Cup Servings)  Points plus = 7 per serving

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Black and White Gifts

What a fun way to shop but by colors. Love this idea.
My french maid apron was included in this collection.
Check out these great items at
This treasury includes the members of the On Fire Team

Miss Minnie Diner Apron

I recently got an order requesting an apron for a teacher who likes Mickey and Minnie Mouse.  So I had to brain storm to come up with an idea that would make this collector of Minnie happy.  This is my version of a Minnie apron.  More aprons will be available soon or by custom order.  Check out regularly for updates at

Monday, October 3, 2011

On Fire for 101 Dalmations!

 Movie Challenge - 101 Dalmations
Created by Anne Hopher  of Made for Me by Oaklie
On Fire Team Treasury  at

Apple Crisp Gluten Free

7 tart apples, peeled, cored and sliced
4 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 cup rice flour
1/2 cup rolled oats that are gluten free
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/2 cup butter, room temperature


Preheat oven to 375°F.

In a mixing bowl combine apples, lemon juice, and vanilla. Toss to combine. Layer sliced apples in a 9 x 12-inch (or approximately the same size) baking pan. Combine  rice flour, pecans,brown sugar, cinnamon, and rolled oats in a bowl. Cut in the butter. Sprinkle sugar mixture over apples. Bake 45 minutes or until topping looks crunchy and apples are tender.