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{Vintage Recipe} Honey Muffins

Hand me an old book and you will see me smile. In our home, we love collecting old books, antiques of all kinds, vintage housewares … they all tell a story …  and are so delightful to incorporate back into a daily life schedule.   This morning, we had oatmeal and honey muffins for breakfast…

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Blossoms of Dandelions

“When you look at a field of dandelions, you can either see a hundred weeds or a hundred wishes.” One of my passions is herbal medicine- and while I am rather new to it (I have been making tinctures and salves and other herbal remedies for a year now), every time I learn something new,…

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Putting Up.

Everyone in the house is already asleep and I’m sitting here, waiting for the last batch of pressure canned soups to finish up … I’ve just filled out a huge stack of fall fair entry forms for the girls. Do you attend your local fall fair? We have a blast with it every year and…

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Under Pressure

Right now, there is a sweet, dark haired baby girl resting on my chest after a busy morning bustling about with kitchen chores … the sky outside is grey with the promise of little sunshine … the big, steel pressure canner is simmering on the stove, filled with anticipation of autumn soups that will sustain…

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Rainbow-Sprinkle {kinda day}

“Rainbow sprinkles. They are what make the world go ’round. Literally … A world without rainbow sprinkles is a world without happiness.” L.M. Augustine Unlike most women, I hate shopping. I can’t stand the malls. In fact, I honestly couldn’t even tell you when the last time I ever graced the doors of a mall…

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