Blueberry Buckle Coffee Cake – Delicious

A little aside before we begin with this yummy recipe.  I miss writing this blog.  But with bringing our new baby girl home from Ethiopia in May 2011 AND stepping up our homeschool program by joining Classical Conversations in Sept 2011, there has been precious little time.  Slowly,  I am perfecting our system of raising, […]

How To Grind Your Own Grain And Make Flour!

Fresh hard white winter wheat berries straight from the farm. Girls Need Tools Too! My Mama gave this to me for my birthday 2 years ago, bless her heart.  It is a beautiful thing.  Now before you groan at making your meals even harder to get together, remember who you’re talking to here.  I’m the […]

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 […]

Chicken Pie – Meal #3 of 3 from 1 Chicken

And finally, the 3rd installment, in “3 Meals with 1 Chicken.”  Here is my recipe for Chicken Pie.  Of all 3 dishes, this may be my favorite  because it is such comfort food. Here are the ingredients you will need: Leftover Chicken Noodle Soup Butter Flour Milk Oil (I like to use coconut oil) Baking Powder […]

Chicken Noodle Soup – Meal #2 of 3 from 1 Chicken

Ok.  We are ready to make the second meal in the Trilogy Of The Chicken. Here is all you need: Chicken Chicken Stock Butter 1 medium onion, chopped or minced 4-5 carrots, chopped 4-5 stalks of celery, chopped Frozen Egg Noodles Salt and Pepper (Lots!)  Just buy that healthy Himalayan Salt and you won’t feel […]

Homemade Pizza – A Friday Night Tradition

With the world the way it is today, I sense an urgency to keep a tight grip on our families.  To do everything we can to create fun, interesting, challenging times spent together.   And in those times, sow into our children the morality, the ideas, the survival techniques, the practical matters of living that […]

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 […]

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 […]