Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Chase Away the Winter Blues Treasury

On Fire Team Treasury Challenge #33

Grey's and blues.
Check out these lovely items at etsy.com

My grey shawl is featured in this collection too.

Monday, January 23, 2012

Just Another Snowy Day Treasury

Here we are with a snow day so I thought a snowy treasury would be fun!
These fabulous finds from the onfireteam!
Find these lovely items here: Etsy.com
My scarf is featured here too. 
Special thank goes to Oneofakindbabydesigns

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Featured Artisian is Deb Hall of Zur Designs

This Week's Featured Artisan is Deb Hall - Zur Designs!
Deb not only is a dedicated artisan she also is dedicated to helping promote her fellow artisans  She has a group on Facebook and team on Etsy called Indie Junction! You can find Zur Designs on:


Wednesday, January 18, 2012

My Hearts in This One Collecton

Handmade Gifts

"It's Better Handmade Guild artisans and their diversity of craftsmanship!"

Monday, January 16, 2012

Beef Stroganoff Gluten Free

Beef Stroganoff, Gluten Free

 1 to 2 lbs beef round steak or cube steak
■3 TBS. of rice flour
■1 tsp salt
■fresh ground pepper
■1 onion chopped
■2 cloves garlic, minced
■1/2 lb sliced mushrooms  (or canned mushrooms)
■1 1/4 cups beef stock / broth / bouillon or 1 can beef broth
■1/4 cup wine (I use whatever I have on hand, nothing has been disappointing) - optional
■1 1/2 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
■2 TBS. sour cream


Add 1 tablespoons olive oil to a large saucepan over medium-high heat.
Brown steak strips in saucepan and set aside.
Place saucepan back on heat.
Melt  1 tablespoon of olive oil into pan drippings from meat.
Stir in onions,  and garlic, and cook until onions are clear and slightly tender. Be careful not to burn garlic!

Mix in mushrooms, and continue cooking 2 minutes.
Add browned meat and stir well.
Mix beef broth with wine bring to a boil.
In a jar or small bowl, mix rice flour with cold water until smooth.
Reduce saucepan heat to low.
Stirring constantly, slowly add the rice flour mixed with water into saucepan.
Gradually return to boil.

Stir until sauce is thick and smooth.
Cover saucepan and cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Stir in sour cream right before serving.

Mix well, and serve over  rice, potatoe or gluten-free noodles.

Makes 4 servings

Saturday, January 14, 2012

I'm featured in the Great Finds Today!

It's not all black and white
Just a few of the Great Finds posted here.
  Go to the site and see them all.  Great Finds

Vote for your favorite here: Vote

My apron is at the far left corner at the bottom in this picture,
voting on that site is on the left side just scroll down.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Pretty N Pink Treasury

All things so beautiful and Pink!
On Fire Team Treasury Challenge #30
All items found on Etsy.com

Friday, January 6, 2012

This Weeks Featured Artisan is Catherine of Catherine's Jewelry Design

This weeks' Featured Artisan is Catherine Templeton - Catherine's Jewelry Design. Exquiste pieces created with love by a wonderful Artisan!

You can find Catherine's Jewelry on:

Monday, January 2, 2012

Make it a "Hot Pink" Treasury

Treasury Challenge #30 featuring members of the On Fire for Handmade Team!

This weeks Featured Shop is Designs by Diane!
To check out all this items go to Etsy.com
Happy Shopping!