Month: January 2019

Valentines
Posted in Bedrooms Crafts Crafts and more Crafts Family holidays Just Being Family

Love notes to your kids

Every day is a blessing and our family knows that all too much after the sudden loss of one of…

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Learning to homestead with a small property

20 years of researching has led me to the conclusion that you can homestead on truly any size property. You…

Posted in Chino Valley Discovering Education discovering education. Gardening Homestead homesteading Just Being Family landscaping & gardening prepping

Seed storage and other tips to start your garden

Download the 2019 Yavapai County Planting Schedule Over the last 20 years, I have been able to streamline how we…

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An Outdoor Kitchen Full of Sunshine – by Kris Mazy

Summer will be here before you know it. Several years ago, my family put together a cookbook on recipes that…

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Discovering Education – Fort Whipple Museum

We visiting a little known museum in Prescott, AZ the other day. The Fort Whipple Museum is on the VA…

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Local Area Activities Rock Wall Gym

Searching out and finding activities in our area can sometimes be daunting. I have such a diverse set of ages…

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blast from the past – homeschooling from 9 years ago.

This is what homeschooling my children is all about. Elwyn has come a long way in 9 years, now in…

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Setting Personal & Business Goals

I am not talking New Year’s Resolutions. I am talking about starting this any time of the year. I have…

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Take time for yourself

We celebrate every day as a new day at our home. Once every other week, we (someone with mom) in…

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New Year, New Opportunities

NOt only am I offering classes for kids through Outschool, but, I have also opened up an Etsy shop for…