Archive for June, 2014

Natural Allergy Treatment~Update

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Earlier this spring, I posted my plan for relieving my nasty Spring allergy symptoms naturally. I’m happy to report that I made it through allergy season without popping any over the counter allergy tablets. While I know there are some considered safe for nursing, I wanted to see if I could survive without them. Typically, […]

10 Things On My Mind

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

1. I’m borrowing my friend’s children to go strawberry picking tomorrow. I’m not picking–they are! I’m going to watch the baby and supervise. HA! I LOVE having farm fresh strawberries in the freezer to use all year long. The baby just tried strawberries the other day. He already loves blueberries and added strawberries to his […]

11 Months

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

11 months already! He’s such a sweet little funny guy. He’s starting to say James’ name. He mimics us…..copying words we say (the sounds at least) and coughing. He seems to be having a little break from teething finally. He’s pulling up to things. He’s started yelling at mom when he’s impatient….working on that one! […]

Summer Stickiness….

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

I greatly dislike humidity……I am not complaining about summer trust me! We just survived a really looooong winter. I just don’t like feeling sticky. I feel like I’m melting! It’s not even that hot but it’s sure humid. We don’t have central air and that’s ok… of these days we may save up for it […]

Father’s Day

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

Father’s day used to be a very difficult day around here. He would go to church and hear the Sunday School teacher talk all about Dad’s and do a project for their dads and James would come home and cry for days. We began to stay home on Father’s day. We would just hang out […]

This and That

Friday, June 13th, 2014

I think I’m being a bad blogger lately! I’m sorry. The days just seem so full and by the time I think about the blog I’m too tired to think about writing a post! We are busy in the garden. I noticed some bunnies or something is eating my beans but nothing else (yet….). I […]

All My Belongings Cynthia Ruchti~Book Review

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

  This is the first book I’ve read by this author. I have to admit, I decided I liked it based on the cover! I want to sit in that room and relax! About the book: Even as a little girl, Jayne Dennagee felt disconnected from her parents. When her mother was diagnosed with ALS, […]

From Outside The Frame

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

    Just in time for summer–25 frozen treats 50 delicious strawberry recipes Thought provoking article–lobster used to be poor man’s food. 10 reasons to preserve food Did you know you’ve been separating eggs wrong all these years? I haven’t tried this yet but I must. This wedding story is just too precious. Check it […]

Suffering Trials

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

In our Women’s Bible Study at church this past spring, one of the lessons was on Revelation  2:8-11. This church in Smyrna was facing poverty, slander, tribulation, death, and suffering yet Jesus commends them for it’s faithfulness and tells them not to fear the future. This passage reveals about Jesus: *He is sovereign and eternal […]