Monthly Archives: January 2011

Whole Wheat Bread and English Muffin Recipes

We eat mostly whole wheat products in our house. It’s healthier and it tastes better anyway. The exceptions are angel hair pasta and some of our cold cereals. I already posted the tortilla recipe I like, but here are more … Continue reading

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Yay for Blanket Time!

I heard about blanket time a while ago from the blog Grace is Blessed by God. I also heard the author of that blog speak at the OCEAN homeschool conference last year – she had wonderful advice and words of … Continue reading

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Oh Wheat Tortillas, How I Love Thee..

Whole Wheat Flax Tortillas I love mexican food. I’ll use/eat flour tortillas for some things like enchiladas, but for most everything else I want more flavor. The store-bought wheat tortillas can be a little blah too, but the whole wheat, … Continue reading

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Good Reads – January 2011 – Round 5

Building the Legacy Your Children Will Remember (Simple Mom) Tell us About Your Homeschool Day (Simple Homeschool) – lots of great input from readers. Very interesting and informative! World Magazine – Bargain Subscription (MommyLife) – fantastic Christian news magazine. Adorable … Continue reading

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12 New Things in 2011

I saw this idea a while ago on the Home Joys blog. A bunch of bloggers were doing this but it started well before January. I liked the idea so much I thought I’d do it for myself anyway this … Continue reading

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Special Songs for My Children

I have a special song I sing for each kid. I don’t know what Reagan’s will be, but Jaron and Sami hear theirs every night. For Samantha, I sing “Day is Done” as I rock her before putting her down … Continue reading

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The Lovely Quiet Spaces

I haven’t blogged in a long time. I’ve been a bit scattered, but not really more busy than normal. I guess I’ve just been thinking. I am enjoying a time in my life where there is not a lot to … Continue reading

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