Write for Life–A Book Review

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  I love it when my friends write books that I can promote. Karen Lange, the gal that writes the homeschool writing posts for us each month, teaches the Homeschool Online Creative Writing Co-op Classes that one of my sons took, and wrote the book Homeschool Co-ops 101, has a new release. Write for Life: Volume One: Writing the Research … Continue reading

Soup Toppings and Additives

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  Last week on Kettle Klatches: Homestead Conversations on the Art of Soup Making, Jenny and I discussed harvesting and preserving our soup gardens. Today, we invite you to listen in as we chat about different soup toppings and things to add to make your soup not just soup, but a meal. After you listen in on the conversation, scroll … Continue reading

Writing with the Five W’s–Homeschool Writing Lessons

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  The Five W’s approach often lowers the intimidation factor for students who struggle with writing. If you’ve never heard of the Five W’s, they are a list of questions that provide a framework on which to build stories, articles, essays, and reports. Commonly associated with journalism, these helpful guidelines can generate ideas for students of all ages and abilities … Continue reading

Harvesting and Preserving our Soup Gardens

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Harvesting and Preserving Our Soup Gardens This spring, my friend Jenny Cazzola of Black Fox Homestead and I introduced you to Kettle Klatches: An Audio Series on the Art of Soup Making. After two sessions, we took a break to grow our gardens and now we are back. This time we bring you Session Three of the series, “Harvesting and … Continue reading

Healthy Soup Recipes

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  I am so excited about what I am about to share, I’m about to bust at the seams. Remember Jenny from Black Fox Homestead? Well, we’re back at it again with recording our Kettle Klatches: Homestead Conversations on the Art of Soup Making. We will be airing the third in that series, “Harvesting and Preserving Our Soup Gardens,” on … Continue reading

Heirloom Seeds Giveaway

  Welcome to my friend Mary’s (from Mary’s Heirloom Seeds) Birthday Celebration Giveaway!   I’m participating in a HUGE bash to celebrate and YOU  get a chance to win one of 3 prizes from Mary’s Heirloom Seeds.   That’s “Auntie Mary” on the right!   Two winners will receive an assortment of Heirloom, Non-GMO seeds as well as organic gardening supplies … Continue reading