Category Archives: Homemaking

Spring Cleaning Challenge-Day 1

While perusing the web the other day I found a blog doing a spring cleaning challenge. Feeling the need for a MUCH cleaner house and some motivation, I decided to join in! Unfortunately, I am a bit slow about these … Continue reading

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Loving Our Children

If someone asked you if you loved your child, would you say ,”Yes!” or would it be more like, “Ummm, I suppose so.”? Maybe it is easier for you to love one child more than another? I think most of … Continue reading

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When It Rains, It Pours!

It has been a long week here! After a great time at the Mid-Winter Retreat put on by Berean Bible Church, we came home exhausted. The next day Richard woke up with a sore throat.  The day after that, I … Continue reading

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Making Babies Review

Making Babies is the new series put out by Shoshanna Easling at the Bulk Herb Store. I have to admit I ogled it for a couple months prior to buying it! Here is the product description for you: Making Babies … Continue reading

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Changes for the New Year

Last year will definitely not make it into the “Best Year of My Life” hall of fame. While it wasn’t downright awful like the previous year, I can’t say that I will miss it one bit! I am really looking … Continue reading

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Project Update!

I guess you could say I took the holiday season off from blogging! Today I am just doing a quick update on some of the projects I have been working on. Hopefully, after the new year starts I will be … Continue reading

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Last week I got to do something I have wanted to do for a while. I got to be a tester for a new sewing pattern! When I saw a call for testers on the new Lily Bird Ben and … Continue reading

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Everything is Just Peachy!

Last year I ordered a half bushel of peaches and they were wonderful. It just wasn’t nearly enough peaches for what I wanted to do! This year I was going to make sure I had enough peaches to fill my … Continue reading

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Call me blessed.

The other day was a bad day. I was grumpy, owly and snapping at the kids- especially at Richie.  ( I should have just taken care of the problem instead of nagging) My stress levels were up and it was … Continue reading

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My name is Brooke…

and I am a garage sale addict. It is in my blood. My mother was one before me and my daughters may have this affliction passed on to them. It is agony to pass a sign on a corner- pure … Continue reading

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