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  Have you been wanting to learn how to host an easy Friendship tea? When my girls were growing up we did tea for all kinds of things–birthday party teas, doll party teas, and sometimes we just did it because we wanted to make some scones or cookies and talk. Even as I plan the […]

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  Many years ago when my oldest daughters were about 10 and 15 a friend gave me this book to look through to teach homemaking to my daughters. It was Training Our Daughters to Be Keepers at Home.  I have been asked many times if there was a book or some type of curriculum that […]

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  “But oh, Marilla, will you let me make a cake for the occasion? I’d love to do something for Mrs. Allan, and you know I can make a pretty good cake by this time.” ~ L. M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables     Welcome to the third edition in our Depression-Era inspired crazy cake […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: How to Cut Fabric Without a Rotary Cutter The easiest way to cut fabric in a straight line is with a rotary cutter.  No question!    But, I do not recommend children using a rotary cutter.  Also, if you are new to the sewing scene, […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron:   Learn to Sew Drawstring Pouch is a child tutorial beginner project. This is part of a series in Teaching Children to Sew.  This is a way to teach your child to sew (even if you don’t know how.) There are instructions […]

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We are into the season of Lent and Easter is just a little over three weeks away. The birth of our first grandchild Gavin five weeks ago has resulted in me remember all of the things we used to do as a family when our kids were little. One of my fondest memories is coloring eggs with them […]

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Today we have a post by our sweet contributor, Jenny, from The Sweet Stuff:   Valentine’s Day is over and we sit in the season between holidays, but that does not mean our acts of love or our spirit of celebration must hibernate before the next calendar holiday. One of the blessings of raising children, […]

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  You can get Easy Homemade Soap Recipes: Soap Making for Beginners for FREE for a limited time right now on Amazon! Here is the description: These recipes are easy for a first attempt at making soap or as a launching point to customize your own recipes. They can be used as they are written […]

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