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  Today we have a guest post by JES…   ‘“Is your lemonade sweet enough?” Mrs. Oleson asked. So Laura knew that it was lemonade in the glasses. She had never tasted anything like it.”   ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder, On the Banks of Plum Creek   Lemonade needn’t be saved for summer! As the […]

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Do you remember spending countless of hours watching Little House on the Prairie when you were little? I do, and what fun it would be to rehash some of those old memories with our daughters. One of the ways you can bring back the memories of the Pioneers days would be to cook some food […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: This Easy DIY Fabric Pumpkin is very simple to make. You can make it in a variety of different fabrics and sizes to enhance your fall decor.  You may use a  cotton (batik Houndstooth  shown) or try using heavier fabrics like a twill or […]

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When my kids were little I taught them at a young age to learn to sew. They all started out simple learning how to darn a sock. As they improved they moved onto bigger things and it was so exciting to teach them about the world of sewing. I had much more time to do […]

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  If you and your daughters are fans of Jane Austen, you might not have know that they had a magazine out called Jane Austen Knits. It includes: Projects and Patterns for Country, Town, Garden, and Manor styles of clothing The Landscape of Jane’s World by Bonnie-Lynn Nadzeika Romance for the Romantics by Brenna A. […]

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 Today we have a contributor post by Ana from The Lost Apron: This DIY Jewelry Book is the perfect way to take your jewelry to college.  It is also useful for any travel.  The Jewelry Book is easy to access in small spaces. You will need: Photo album Stiffened Felt Sheets Exacto knife Hole punch set […]

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Today our sweet contributor, Ana, of The Lost Apron is sharing: These burp cloths are quick and easy to make.  They are great for your baby, to give to a new mom, or as a simple baby shower gift.  They are made with a cloth diaper on one side and fun fabrics on the other […]

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When my older daughters were younger I had a book called Keepers of the Faith.   It is a handy book that I used to teach my daughters life and homemaking skills and conveniently all in a little pink book for inspiration. I wanted to share about it today because some of you, if you […]

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