Month: January 2020

Posted in Garden 2020 Gardening Just Being Family

Preparing our garden beds

It’s that time of year again here in northern Arizona and we are getting our garden beds ready. It has been cool and somewhat wet for the last few weeks. And we have another storm on its way tomorrow. I have also been crazy busy booked with classes both in the early morning and in the afternoon and evening with…

Posted in Cooking from the 1800s

Throwback Thursday – Cooking from the past – January 30 – Chicken Croquettes

Join us on our journey of creating 1800 and early 1900 recipes in a modern farmhouse kitchen. And learn to cook out of a cookbook from when my Great Great Grandmother was providing for her family. As we create, know that most recipes do not list out all of the ingredients and at the time, there were no temperature gauges…

Posted in Digital Scrapbooking digital scrapbooking freebies Just Being Family ScrapWarrior Commercial Use

Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbook – Love Quick Page

Welcome to our Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbooking! I took several years off of creating! I’m BACK! Enjoy this Quick Page for LOVE! These are 100% free and we will have a new freebie every Wednesday! Make sure that you visit our digital scrapbook store online at https://scraptoday.com Click here for the freebie!

Posted in In my kitchen recipes

Homemade Chai Tea

I love the taste and the smell of Chai Tea… I hate the price tag at coffee shops…. So, Let’s make our own!!   Chai Tea: a beverage that is a blend of black tea, honey, spices, and milk.   I simmer 3 black tea bags in a pot with 4-6 cups of water. I add my spices in a cheesecloth or flour…

Posted in Blog Hop Just Being Family You’re the STAR Blog Hop

“You’re the Star” Blog Hop – January 27, 2020

I am so thrilled to now be one of the hosts on the “You’re the Star” Blog Hop. Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from my blog: This week, I wanted to share with you our post on Cooking from the Past – Walnut Chicken Salad. We have a year-long journey of cooking out of…

Posted in 2020 Bible Study Just Being Family

2020 Bible Study – Week 4

For 2020, our family is following a 5 day a week bible study from 5 Day Bible Reading Program – https://fivedaybiblereading.com/ Read through the Bible in a year with readings five days a week. – Duration: One year | Download: PDF – https://fivedaybiblereading.com/BibleReadingSchedule2020.pdf Week 4  Genesis 41-42; Mark 16  Gen 43-44; Psalm 24; Galatians 1  Gen 45-46; Psalm 108; Gal 2 …

Posted in Crafts and more Crafts Essential Oils

Essential Oil Tuesday – Dryer Sheets

Have you read what is in the dryer sheets that we use on our clothes? I have! And I HATE those chemicals touching my body!!! Dryer sheets are VERY easy to make… and only costs pennies with things that I already have on hand!!! Ingredients:  1 cup white vinegar (if you have a larger jar, you can incread the vinegar…

Posted in Digital Scrapbooking digital scrapbooking freebies Just Being Family ScrapWarrior Commercial Use

Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbook – Love Bug Stamped

Welcome to our Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbooking! I took several years off of creating! I’m BACK! These are 100% free and we will have a new freebie every Wednesday! Make sure that you visit our digital scrapbook store online at https://krisandlarry.com/shop Download here

Posted in 2020 Bible Study Just Being Family

2020 Bible Study – Week 3

For 2020, our family is following a 5 day a week bible study from 5 Day Bible Reading Program – https://fivedaybiblereading.com/ Read through the Bible in a year with readings five days a week. – Duration: One year | Download: PDF – https://fivedaybiblereading.com/BibleReadingSchedule2020.pdf Week 3  Genesis 28-29; Mark 11  Gen 30-31; Psalm 11; Mark 12  Gen 32-34; Psalm 145; Mark 13 …

Posted in Freeze Drying Freeze-Dried In my kitchen Just Being Family recipes

Using Freeze-Dried Foods – Orange Jigglers

I am often asked how I use the freeze-dried foods that we create. So in our freeze-drying journey, I am documenting everything that I create. I love buying in bulk and storing it for later! The best part about freeze-dried foods is that you can create virtually anything that you can create with fresh (Only exception that I have found…

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Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbook – 2020 Month Stickers

Welcome to our Wednesday Freebie – Digital Scrapbooking! I took several years off of creating! I’m BACK! Enjoy these free stickers. They include every month of 2020. You can use them either alone or with a layered bottom which is also included. These are 100% free and we will have a new freebie every Wednesday! Make sure that you visit…

Posted in Freeze Drying Freeze-Dried In my kitchen Just Being Family

Freeze Dried – Citrus

Wait? You can freeze-dry citrus fruits like lemons, limes, and oranges? Yes, you sure can! Now, what would you use them for? You can use them in slices or ground up. You can rehydrate or use the powders. Berlyn and I created a video for you below. Check it out! You can also visit our youtube channel at www.DiscoveringEducation.us I…