LivinRyte

Welcome to LivinRyte!

Welcome to LivinRyte!  In a digital age we pause to reflect and share this blog with you about frugal living and Homesteading.  In this blog you will find posts about gardening, cooking, home maintenance, home schooling, and more.

We hope you will enjoy our blog and find it useful.  Please, come back often!

The Confessions of Max Tivoli

The Confessions of Max Tivoli

A novel by Andrew Sean Greer is an extraordinarily haunting love story told in the voice of a man who appears to age backwards. We are each the love of someone’s life. So begins The Confessions of Max Tivoli, a heartbreaking love story with a narrator like no other.

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from the garden …

Dorsett Apple Tree

If you enjoy the sweet, crisp taste of Golden Delicious apples then you’ll love having a Dorsett Apple tree. This incredible tree with the southern flair is hardy enough to grow anywhere from zones 5-9.

Yellow Delicious Apple

The large, golden fruit of the yellow delicious apple tree ripens late, developing a fine, sweet flavor. While they are best known as fresh eating apples, yellow delicious also work well for pies, applesauce and preserves.

Interesting Gardening Videos

Helpful tips from the following Interesting Gardening Videos are sure to help you in your home garden.  While there are many videos out there on this subject, we we are always updating our list.

to the kitchen …

BBQ Chicken and Noodles

BBQ Chicken and Noodles will satisfy dinner needs for an entire family in this easy, one-pot dinner recipe!

Spaghetti Bolognese with Meat Sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese is super easy and a true Italian classic with a meaty sauce. This recipe has been prepared many times for our family.

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

An antioxidant rich raw cacao, chocolate avocado pudding is a decadent, creamy, healthy dessert made with avocados and raw cacao powder. It’s also dairy-free and vegan.

to the classroom …

Letter From a Mother to a Daughter

“My dear girl, the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through …”

These Things I Wish For You

The following is a September 6, 1997, Paul Harvey adaptation of a 1995 original essay, “These Things I Wish”, by Lee Pitts – A must read for all ages.

17 Inches

“If I am lucky,” Coach Scolinos concluded, “you will remember one thing from this old coach today. It is this: if we fail to hold ourselves to a higher standard, a standard of what we know to be right …

Footprints Beach Wall Art Oil Painting 20″X28″

Prints, Footprints beach Wall Art oil Paintings Printed Pictures Stretched for Home Decoration

Sunset Modern Beach Seascape Painting Unframed 36″x48″

Wall Art Canvas Print Sunset Modern Beach Seascape Painting Large Contemporary Wave Ocean Stone Decor Artwork for Home Office Decorations Unframed 36″x48″

At the Beach III by Master’s Art, 26×32-Inch Canvas Wall Art

At the Beach III Artist: Anonymous – Subject: Figurative – Style: Contemporary – Product Type: Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Art – Made in USA

At the Beach I by Master’s Art, 26×32-Inch Canvas Wall Art

Purchase At the Beach I by Master’s Art, 26×32-Inch Canvas Wall Art. Artist: Anonymous – Subject: Figurative – Style: Contemporary – Product Type: Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Art – Made in USA

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