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“The Jesus Storybook Bible” by Sally Lloyd-Jones

Originally posted on Escape to Reality:
A question I am often asked is, “What grace resources are available for children?” It seems there are hardly any. In Sunday School children are much more likely to learn about Christian values or…

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Once Bitten Twice Shy: Taking the Sting Out of Yellow Jackets

Originally posted on Survival Sherpa:
by Todd Walker I’m typing this post with a very swollen left hand. I’ve always reacted badly to insect bites. While putting up a wooden fence for a friend yesterday, I disturbed a yellow jacket…

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Quote from Radical Homemakers by Shannon Hayes

I am reading devouring the book Radical Homemakers: Reclaiming Domesticity from a Consumer Culture by Shannon Hayes. So I’ll be posting quotes from the book; things that really resonated with me. Hopefully, it will whet your appetite to read the … Continue reading

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The Parenting Magic Word (10 Ways to Use It) I have done this many times in many situations. 

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Need Your Child Cooperation? Try this. Great blog post!  My third child is my most challenging and this blog is helping me to change my perspective and actions as I interact with him.

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Succulent, Delicious Garden Weed: Purslane

Originally posted on Crunchy Mama's Urban Homestead:
Welcome to another installment of Crunchy Mama’s Wild Food Adventures!  I am pleased to present one of my favorite summer wild edibles: purslane (Portulaca oleracea)!  I noticed purslane last year in my…

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My wild [food] adventures — ostrich fern shoots

Originally posted on Crunchy Mama's Urban Homestead:
My journey with wild foods began when I first became aware of the problems that plague our food supply including depleted soils on farmland, the crazy dependence on fossil-fuel-based fertilizers, Monsanto’s diabolical…

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