Monthly Archives: August 2013

Finally, a Literary Critic Calls It Like it Is for the YA Genre!

Photo Credit: HIllsdale College Have you heard of Meghan Cox Gurdon? I have just recently, and I am happy to say that finally, someone out there had the guts to say what needed to be said about the Young Adult … Continue reading

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Book Club Over the Phone: Pinocchio for September

I heard that Audrey over at the The Ten Boom Institute is hosting a discussion of the book The Adventures of Pinocchio for September. On the way home from our trip to southern Utah this past Sunday I read the … Continue reading

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Real Foods for Healthy Lunch, Part 5: Easy Homemade Bread, and Sandwich Ideas!

Today’s tip/recipe for a healthy homemade lunch is to make wholesome grilled cheese sandwiches! This is my new favorite lunch. I take slices of my homemade sourdough bread. If I am just making the lunch for me, I melt some … Continue reading

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New Support Group Meetings for NFP LDS Parents!

Announcing… Tree of Life Fertility Natural Family Planning Support Meetings! For: Latter-day Saint (LDS) married couples who are interested in Natural Family Planning, based on the teachings of LDS Church leaders. This is a place to get information and support … Continue reading

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Healthy Real Foods for Lunch and After-school Snacks, Part 4: Homemade Creamsicles!

Even though it’s back to school time, it’s still fairly warm where I live (although we did have a hailstorm last Saturday, which is par for the course for crazy Utah weather). Here’s a fun, easy after-school snack to help … Continue reading

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New Baby! New Mission, and News for Pro-Life!

I am so excited for my baby sister! She just gave birth to her baby, a GIRL! I was hoping it was a girl. She knew the gender but is so good at keeping secrets she didn’t tell anyone. This … Continue reading

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Healthy Real Foods for Lunch, Part 3: Homemade Beef Jerky!

Today’s recipe for Healthy Lunches for Kids, part 3 is homemade beef jerky. We took my homemade jerky on our road trip last Sunday to our nephew/cousin’s mission farewell and it was so yummy! This portable snack of protein with … Continue reading

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