To The Real Pioneer Women

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Back when I was in college I had a few friends who would kid me about being a “pioneer woman,” and while I secretly wished it were true at the time, I have come to learn I don’t hold a candle to a REAL pioneer woman. I’ll start proving my point by admitting the candle I would hold would be store bought, not hand dipped in rendered pig fat I harvested off the pig in the backyard-like a REAL pioneer woman would do. Continue reading


In My Opinion: Keeping Christ in Christmas

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

This time of year brings so much joy to our lives as we gear up to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior. After all, it is a birthday celebration! Continue reading

2×4 Snowmen

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Bear with me. I experienced some technical difficulties prior to publishing this article. So this is round two…

As I started to say before, a few Julys ago I had my own little “Christmas in July” crafting days. During that time I made these adorable Continue reading

Entry Bench

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Weeks ago my handy husband put together an awesome entry bench for me. It only took months of begging for him to finally get tired of the nagging and do it. Hehe. I feel bad for nagging him, I hate to be THAT wife, but sometimes it’s necessary. Husbands don’t always take your requests seriously, and that’s why we women turn to nagging. Continue reading