Month: December 2019

Posted in Just Being Family Year in Review

Our Homestead year in review, 2019

Every year, I sit down and write a review. Some years are difficult and others are not. This year we have had some amazing blessings. February brought a crazy winter snowfall of over 35 inches at our house. We know that is normal for many parts of the country, but for our area, this was completely out of the norm!…

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Zuppa Toscana Soup – Keto, Low Carb Version

Soup is a winter staple in our house. We love using our ninja cooker for this recipe because we can cook the meat on a stovetop setting. And then change it to a low cook. I have no trouble getting my crew to eat their spinach either. This tastes GREAT with a fresh piece of beer bread. (I love the…

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Age Appropriate Chore Chart – FREE PDF Download

Living with a larger family full of kids and critters and homeschooling the whole crew, a house can get in disarray and fast. Here is an age-appropriate chore chart to help get you back on task. We recently re-implemented this with even our older kids as a reminder of what we can all work on together. (We did not add any pet…

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December 24th, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 24

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 23rd, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 23

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 22nd, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 22

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 21st, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 21

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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Hot Glue Snowflakes

I love finding crafts that the kids and I can do together. This one can be difficult for littles to make since it uses a hot glue gun. However, my kids like peeling them after they are cooled and putting them on the tree for decorations. Check out the youtube video below and download the snowflake patterns that we have…

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December 20th, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 20

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 19th, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 19

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 18th, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 18

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…

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December 17th, 2019 Advent – Learning about Jesus – Luke Chapter 17

Every year we follow bible readings for advent. This year is no different however, this year we are reading the Book of Luke as a family so that we can learn just who we are celebrating on Christmas morning. We have decided to post each chapter of the NIV version of LUKE every day of December for anyone who wants…