One of my favorite holiday traditions is baking cookies! I have baked cookies every year since I was barely big enough to reach the stove. It was something I used to do with my mother. Then as I got older, she handed it over to me completely. It was the beginning of...read more
Favorite Resources to Teach Botany When it comes to the sciences, botany seems to be the middle child of the bunch. People overlook it for subjects like biology, chemistry and physics. However, botany can be a fascinating subject. After all, plants are all around us -...read more
If you are looking for a good paleo recipe for stuffing this holiday season, this is the ONE. I have fixed a variation of this for holidays in years past, BUT it wasn't paleo. Lately I have a lot of readers who are asking for more paleo recipes. So I decided to share...read more
While you may be looking forward to the start of a new year of homeschooling, it's likely you don't look forward to the cost of your kids' school supplies! It doesn't matter if your kids are in 2nd grade or 9th grade, back-to-school time can be expensive. Luckily,...read more
My husband served in the Army for over 20 years. During his time in service we picked up a wonderful tradition in our home called St Nicholas Day! St Nicholas Day is celebrated December the 6th each and every year! This is one of the most treasured blessings of...read more
Eating salads each and every day is great, but there is nothing better than a good ol' Broccoli Salad. The green broccoli, the crispy bacon, fresh radishes, crunchy cauliflower, the flavors of this Amish Broccoli Salad mesh so heavenly together. This dish has been an...read more
Instant Pot Ketchup If you have been following me for a while you will know I love creating unique things with my instant pot. From my crayons, lip gloss, elderberry syrup and gummies, to cough syrup, jelly and jam. Well, in a short time, you can make a...read more
If you’ve ever had your child, especially your literal child, look at you with obvious disgust on her face when you said, “I’m so hungry I could eat a horse” or stared at you like you were delusional when you exclaimed, “It’s raining cats and dogs”, then you may be...read more
One of the struggles I hear from some of my readers is how hard it is to find Paleo friendly recipes for the holidays. You, my faithful readers, have requested paleo friendly recipes and I aim to give you just that. Many of us have heard of the paleo diet, but...read more
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