Ethiopian Adoption – How it all started

Update:   I wrote this about 20 months ago, but just couldn’t publish it until we got a lot closer to fruition.  We are very close now.  So here is the beginning of this new story about the new life of a little girl. August 25, 2009 My husband and I just made a very […]

Powder Laundry Detergent – Yes, Homemade :)

Powder – Definitely Easier I gave you a recipe for Liquid Laundry Detergent, about a year ago, but over the last 6 months or so, I have been making this powdered version thanks to various friends (Ladonna & Catherine!)who convinced me it was easier. They were right!  So much easier! Easy Vs Chemicals In Our […]

4 Reasons I Love This Year’s HomeSchool Curriculum – Sonlight

We have been homeschooling for about 9 years.  What that means is when our first daughter (now 12) was 3, I was researching and buying curriculum.  Now today, I would just tell a mama that had a 3 year old to relax,  have fun and read about other homeschoolers in your spare time.  Don’t get […]

A Miraculous Story of Healing From A Cancer Death Sentence

I’ve had it in my mind to tell you all this true story for as long as this website has been up and I apologize for taking so long, because I believe it is very important.  Let’s get right to it. There is a woman named Dodie Osteen. She is the mother of Joel Osteen […]

Cinnamon Cream Cheese Biscuits EASY!

I’m so excited.  This is another easy, quick, warm breakfast recipe.  Children love it and why wouldn’t they?  Let’s get right to it. Ingredients are: Biscuits:  Any kind of biscuits in a can.  The healthy version will have us making our own dough for this part with fresh ground flour, but for now, we will […]

Dave Ramsey’s 6 Steps

My husband and I just finished a 13-week Sunday school class at our church on Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University.  Here is his website.  He has books you can buy.  He has a daily radio show all over the country that you can listen to.  He travels the country doing live shows. He is married. […]

How I Got Rid Of My Microwave

Most of us have been hearing for years how bad microwaves are, right?  They do crazy things like change the cellular structure of the food we eat and add things to our bloodstream that should not be there.  Here is a link that will give you details on what microwaving is doing to our food […]

Homemade Liquid Laundry Detergent – Yes, I’m Serious.

I took this picture today and I am still shocked at that price. Can you think of a topic more exciting that this?  Are you thinking “She is really going out on a limb here!”  My good friends are probably laughing right now, because they know that is a regular occurrence with me.  We oranges […]