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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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{DIY} Crockpot Soap for your Family

You will enjoy the fruit of your labor. How joyful and prosperous you will be! Psalm 128:2 Things were a little rough and busy over the past few days as three out of the five girls were hit with a stomach virus. We were also in the middle of painting and ripping out carpet, laying…

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Homemade Mayo.

  I guess, truth be told, I have always been a bit of a homebody. That is, I like to be home. My mother, to this day, still says her best and happy years were the homemaking years. The years with children and the years with baking and family times and cooking and family meals….

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