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Our {Daily} Bread.

“She looketh well to the ways of her household and eateth not the bread of idleness.” Proverbs 31:27 I have to admit … there is something so therapeutic in making my family loaves of homemade bread. The wonder of yeast causing the warm dough to rise, the sweet smell of the loaves baking in the…

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Bake a Cake.

Why I love homeschooling my girls: Reason 151.     “Let’s bake a cake, mommy!”   Okay … sure. Why not? It’s Thursday. Snow is falling outside like pretty sparkling, icy flakes in a crystal snow globe. Babies are crawling. Toddlers are toddling. Violin music is playing in the background. Some of our homeschooling books…

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Take time for Tea.

“To have some tea is one thing; to have tea with a creatively set table, candles, music and a beautiful book is quite another.  A cup of tea may temporarily satisfy the palate, but a tea time can satisfy the soul if you take the time to unlock the beauty that is possible there.” ~Sally…

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Mixes.

Today in our home, it was all about canning … and getting ready for the fall fair this weekend …   A little glimpse at some things the girls are entering ….     and yes, Ted has made a return. (If you don’t recognize Ted, he is the infamous bunny who made Alice a…

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Five Little Monkeys…

Speaking of five …   This morning, I found all the girls in Lovelyn’s crib while I was putting away the laundry. Of course, I ran and grabbed my camera … I love that each of them have slept in this crib – one day, hopefully, it will also hold many grandchildren …   (oh,…

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