Creamy Fresh Baked Corn

Creamy Fresh Baked Corn - An Oregon Cottage

Welcome, I’m glad you’re here! If you’re new, you may want to subscribe to get our email updates so you won’t miss any of our easy recipes & diy projects! Thanks so much for visiting! When our corn patch starts producing, the first thing we do is cook the tender new ears to eat off […]

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How To Freeze Corn Three Ways: Blanched, Unblanched and Whole

Three Ways to Freeze Corn - An Oregon Cottage

Since publishing how to freeze green beans without blanching and then freezing snap peas without blanching, many readers have asked about freezing corn without blanching as well. So I’ve been experimenting for the last year to see how we liked our corn when frozen, trying a couple of different ways to freeze corn. The results? […]

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Tuesday Garden Party 9.23.14

#TuesdayGardenParty featured posts 9.23.14

Welcome to the Tuesday Garden Party! It seems like it’s definitely fall for most of your gardens and I think we’ll finally be getting some fall-ish weather here in the PNW this week after mostly summer-like 85-90 degree temps for the past few weeks. I am officially tired of watering. I do love the warmth, […]

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Simple Sausage and Corn Tart

Simple Sausage and Corn Tart - An Oregon Cottage

  I always forget how much I love this simple sausage and corn tart until I take that first bite… Oh, yeah, that’s right. I really think you’ll like this, too – it’s like a frittata, but with a press-in-the-pan crust that puts it on another level. The extra step of making the easy crust only […]

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Easy DIY Chicken Wire Photo Holder From a Thrifted Frame

Easy DIY Chicken Wire Photo Holder - An Oregon Cottage

The other day my daughter and I were shopping for some items to decorate her room at college (waaaa!) and she picked up a chicken wire photo holder at Michaels. She thought it would be a cute way to display photos, verses and sayings above her desk. While it wasn’t an exorbitant price – around […]

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Tuesday Garden Party 9.16.14

9-16-14 TGP Features via An Oregon Cottage

Well, gardening friends, I’ve seen on social media that some of you are dealing with colder-than-normal temperatures and some have even had early snows already! Wow, wonder what the winter holds in store for us this year, huh? I did read in the Farmer’s Almanac that they are predicting another cold, harsh winter again, just […]

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Flash Giveaway Winner!

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The winner of the 24-hour giveaway of a Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle is: Miriam M.! Who said: I would like to read: 1. Natural Homestead by Jill Winger 2.Traditional Remedies for Modern Families by Sarah Pope Congratulations, Miriam – look for an email with details in your inbox. I thought it was really interesting to […]

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