Month: October 2017

Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner

My homemade all-purpose cleaner started as a recipe for Toilet Cleaner Fizzies I never could get to fizz. The failed cleaner works great for toilet bowls, but it also makes an awesome cleaner for other surfaces, including carpets and upholstery.…

Tex Mex Jerky Marinade

pepper jerky

I love spicy, especially the spices and flavors of Tex Mex and a favorite part of visiting Texas. Living in the bordering state of Oklahoma, I’ve been to each region of this culturally rich state. I’ve also walked, driven, and…

Hawaiian Shack Jerky Marinade

Hawaiian Jerky

When I think of Hawaiian flavors, I first think of pineapple. But pineapple is only one small part of the diverse mixture of these tropical flavors. In fact, Hawaiian dishes are a menagerie of flavor blends. Sweet, salty, smoky, spicy…

Cowboy Roundup Jerky Marinade

Cowboy

When I hear cowboy jerky, I think of sweet, savory jerky with a hint of smoke flavor. My Cowboy Jerky has a blend of molasses, brown sugar and spices topped with a touch of smoky lime flavor. When starting this…

Cajun Jerky: The Real Deal

pepper jerky

It’s funny how people think “hot” when you say Cajun food. The thing is, Cajun food doesn’t mean adding cayenne pepper to everything you cook. I thought the same thing in the beginning. See, I married a southern Louisiana guy…

Beef Jerky: Plain Ol’ Jerky Yum

While I have dozens of jerky recipes, none of them satisfy a craving like my Plain Ol’ Yum beef jerky. Plain Ol’ Yum is my constant go-to jerky recipe. It’s a straightforward recipe, made with ingredients found in most kitchen…