Category: Chino Valley

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You’re the STAR Blog Hop – March 9, 2020

___________________________________________________________________ Welcome to the second week of the March 2020 blog hop called “You’re the Star“! Before we continue onto the…

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

You’re the STAR Blog Hop – March 2, 2020

WELCOME to the March 2020 “You’re the Star” Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from my…

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

Revisiting from 2019 – 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…

Posted in aquaponics Challenges chicken Chickens Chino Valley Gardening Getting Organized Goats Homestead homesteading landscaping & gardening Life in Farming Organizing Pigs Pigs Quail Quail Rabbits

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…

Posted in 2018 Advent Chino Valley Christmas December Advent Calendar Just Being Family

2018 Advent, Day 22 – Go Caroling

Luke 2:12 – This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying…

Posted in Chino Valley T-Shirts for sale

You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out T-Shirt

Christmas time is FAST APPROACHING!!!  Time to get your favorite Christmas T-shirt.  “You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out.” (We do not create…

Posted in Chino Valley Goats Goats Milk Homestead homesteading oathkeepers

Let’s Talk Goats – Oathkeeper Preparedness Presentation

[sdm_download id=”4570″ fancy=”0″ new_window=”1″] Basic Goat Facts Female goats are Does or Nannies Male goats are Bucks or Billies Young…

Posted in Chino Valley Gardening Homestead homesteading landscaping & gardening

Planting Potatoes

Every year, we plant potatoes in our garden. I hated harvesting and felt like I was digging and digging and…

Posted in Chino Valley Essential Oils Just Being Family

In our continued journey for better health, minus a thyroid, plus essential oils

I get an annual physical as does Larry and although I am a short-round, I am in GREAT health. I…

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A surreal feeling – Yarnell Fire and a last alarm

Last week, I posted how we were under a possible smoke evacuation for the Doce fire in Prescott, Arizona. It…

Posted in Chino Valley Summer-time FUN

MIA this week – Sumertime activities – Leaving the house to the pool

I wanted to post an apology for this week. I don’t know if it has been on your local news,…

Posted in Chino Valley COOKBOOKS In my kitchen Just Being Family Uncategorized

Children’s HOW To Make cookies story and 12 recipe book is now available online!

My new Children’s books is finally out on the market. It is on Amazon.com for both print and Kindle.The book…

Posted in Chino Valley homeschooling Summer-time FUN

Summertime Fun – Find a Local Library Program

Most children’s libraries put on programs during the summertime. Yes… I am telling you, if you have children, CALL YOUR…

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Summertime Fun – A MUST HAVE book

It is not often that I do reviews on books. I actually avoid them because for the most part, I…