Monthly Archives: June 2013

Garden Goodies!

I have good news and bad news from the garden: There has been a death!This little Roma just laid down and died!  These plants have been in the garden for 3 months and 8 of the 12 have only grown … Continue reading

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Nonie’s Butter Rolls (This is a dessert!)

My grandmother used to make the most wonderful dessert.  She called them “butter rolls” and I called them her “milk rolls.” She once told me that her mother made them for her and the siblings.  My great-grandmother gave birth to … Continue reading

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What In The World?!?! Part 2

Romans 12:2 says we are not to conform to this world: And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and … Continue reading

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What In the World?!?! Part 1

How many times have you heard, “We are IN the world, not OF the world,” from Christians?  Think about the times you have heard this.  Usually, when I hear this phrase, there are two different circumstances. One will be when … Continue reading

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Peek-A-Boo In The Garden!

I went out, armed with the camera, and noticed something peeking through the dirt on one of my straw bales! Yes, that is a little red potato. Even with all of the trials in the garden this year, I am … Continue reading

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Yummy Easy Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls!!

Our Sunday breakfast has taken on a new tradition, cinnamon rolls.   I make homemade bread quite often, but I don’t always want to make yeast dough to have cinnamon rolls every Sunday morning.  I cheated one payday and bought “canned … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Garden

I took some pictures in the garden today.  I planted the watermelons and cucumbers almost two weeks ago.       Watermelons       Strawberries!       Pinto Beans. I started these from a bag of dry pintos. … Continue reading

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