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Welcome to The Christian Homekeeper. I'm really glad you stopped by. I love the Lord and I love His Word. My goal is to offer some words of encouragement and build up your desire to know Him better and to share old fashioned information that is helpful. I've been online since 1996 with first a web site and now a blog. I enjoy hearing from you in the comments and you can find me on Facebook and Twitter as well.
Category Archives: Cooking
Each year I participate in an 1860s picnic by making all the food for the re-enactors and interpreters. This year the menu was:
Various Pickled Vegetables
Washington Pie, which is a cake!
I usually roast some of the meat … Continue reading
All my Turkey info in one place. Plus a little more.
How To Thaw The Turkey
How To Brine A Turkey
How To Roast A Turkey
Tips For The Perfect Turkey
The Children’s Table – ideas!
Thanksgiving Lists – what to do and when
Dressing and Stuffing … Continue reading
A few years ago I made Sweet Potato Yeast Rolls for Thanksgiving. They’ve been requested every year since then. The recipe doesn’t have much sweet potato in it, just enough to make it nicely orange and a little sweet.
I use … Continue reading
This is a delicious, moist cake with homemade chocolate icing that hits the spot for BBQs, parties, family dinners. It’s a recipe for a half-sheet cake which is 12 inches by 18 inches. It will serve 40 or more people. … Continue reading
All throughout the winter I use up the pumpkins and winter squash we’ve either grown or purchased. Winter squash/Pumpkins need to be stored in a cool, dry place. Even with optimum conditions, your winter squash and pumpkins will start to … Continue reading
Here are all my daily lists for preparing for Thanksgiving. I’ve gathered them together from all over this site so you can use them if you want to. The lists start on Friday, November 18th and go through Thanksgiving Day, … Continue reading
Here is another recipe from the cookbook of my Great-grandmother. BTW, her name was Kate Dwyer. My oldest daughter is named after her; Kathryn.
This is her recipe for pumpkin pie. In my family, the regular kind of pumpkin pie (you … Continue reading