Posts Tagged: DIY tutorial

Cooking with a Toddler, Soft Pretzel Recipe, and a Giveaway

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Update: This giveaway is over. The winner is Catherine Helmick. Congratulations, Catherine, you have won an autographed copy of The Dawn of Christmas and a bar of oatmeal and honey soap! Hello, readers! This is Erin, Cindy’s daughter-in-law. Since she doesn’t have a staff, I try to help her when I can with behind-the-scenes stuff… Read more »

How the Amish decorate for Christmas, recipe, and giveaway!

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Update: This giveaway is over. The winner is Marsha Bashline. Congratulations, Marsha, you have won an autographed copy of The Dawn of Christmas! October was a beautiful month in many ways, but it’s now gone for the year, and I’m beginning to mull over ideas of decorating for Christmas. Last week’s guest post by Melissa… Read more »

A Homemade Christmas & Book Giveaway

Melissa K. Norris

Update: This giveaway is over. The winner is Wendy. Congratulations, Wendy, you have won an autographed copy of Melissa’s book, A Homemade Christmas! Today’s post is by Melissa K. Norris, author of Pioneering Today: Faith and Home the Old-Fashioned Way and Pioneering Today: A Homemade Christmas. Melissa is sharing a wonderful homemade project to decorate… Read more »

Oatmeal and Honey Soap Recipe and Book Giveaway

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Update: This giveaway is over. The winner is Tina Harris. Congratulations, Tina, you have won an autographed copy of The Dawn of Christmas and a bar of home made soap! I have a special treat for you that I’ve been waiting for a long time to be able to share: a recipe for Oatmeal and… Read more »

How to Make Homemade Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Melissa K. Norris

All of us have heard the age-old admission, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.” Many times we speak these saying without taking the time to really think about what they mean. This past week, my husband and I encountered some difficulty with a vehicle we’d purchased. I think it’s fair to say when money is involved, things can get stressful quickly. Both of us were extremely frustrated and emotions were high. In fact, I found myself repetitively about two breaths away from tears.