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Practical Ideas for Time Management

When we feel out of balance, time management may not  be the real problem. The real problem may be that we’re not managing other things well. 1,218 more words

Mothering Trials

EG: "It's Good to Have You Home"

I’ve been away from this blog so long I practically feel like I need to reintroduce myself. I’ll skip that though.

Some of you may or may not know that I did acquire a job around a year and a half ago. 510 more words

Evening Gunfire

family service hour

I’ve got that fall decluttering bug. It seems to hit me in the fall rather than the spring. I think it’s that fall seems like a new beginning to me–in a way that spring just doesn’t. 467 more words



It is impossible to do everything that needs to be done because that is a hole with no bottom. There is always something that needs to be done. 1,730 more words


Canning and Eating Apple Butter

We’re already enjoying the two batches of apple butter we made from the apples we bought at our local farm stand. I use this recipe from Food.com… 44 more words


Prepping apples for apple butter

The last couple of days, I have been prepping apples for apple butter. We made two batches, filling our crock pot both times. All this was made very easy with the handy gadget, the peeler/corer/slicer. 46 more words


Goddess of the Non-Domestic Variety

I admit that when it comes to domesticity I am as far from goddess-like as one can get.  I did skirt through Home Economics class back in junior high school thanks to the skills of the unfortunate souls who were paired with me.   693 more words

Filling The Glass