Monthly Archives: May 2013

A Different Way To Homeschool: A LifeStyle Of Learning

I have a daughter who loves to learn just about anything.  Here she is flying an airplane in this plane simulator.  Life is so interesting to her except when she is sitting down on a desk and asked to do … Continue reading

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Why Have Babies?

“Four is a good number, you’re done, right?” This is a typical comment I get coupled with “What beautiful children you have!”  Well, these two comments don’t really go together.  If my children are beautiful, why should I not want … Continue reading

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34 Ways to Use Lemon Essential Oil: A Favorite In Our Home

I have been on the theme of “Lemon” here and we praise God for giving us this amazing fruit. This oil is one of my favorite because it is so versatile.  There are so many uses for it. Here are just … Continue reading

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A Woman Is: Gentle

“They call woman sometimes, in thoughtless flattery, an angel, but here an angel in sober truth she is, a messenger sent by God to assuage the sorrows of humanity. The worn traveler who has come through the desert with his … Continue reading

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10 Health Benefits of Drinking Lemon Water

First thing we do every morning, well not every morning, but we try, is to drink a full glass of lemon water.  It is found to balance PH, keep skin clear and glowing, kick start the digestive system, help with … Continue reading

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25 Uses For Lemon Peels And Homemade Lemon Vinegar

We made this fabulous orange vinegar for cleaning, disinfectant and spray.  We never have chemical loaded cleaners because they make  you sick.  We liked it a lot so we made lemon too.  This is a great way to clean our … Continue reading

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Homemade Stain Remover and Laundry Detergent and Save Money

I have been using this detergent soap for more than five years now and really like it.  Now I am using my own homemade Oxiclean, clothes stain remover. The recipe for the Oxi Clean Stain Remover is: 1 cup hot … Continue reading

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Using Plants To Detoxify The Air In Your Home

With all the allergens and pollutants bombarding our respiratory systems continuously,  I thought of investing on and clean air filter.  But, since I like to think of ways to do with best without the price tag, I am now having … Continue reading

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Homemade Mouthwash & DIY Natural Teeth Whitening

The whole oral wellness has been an important focus for us lately.  Since my daughter’s cavities, we have learned a wealth of information and made some routine and dietary changes.  My husband got scared for me when he saw my … Continue reading

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Learning Aviation History the Fun Way

This weekend was a tremendous learning experience for the whole family at our local area Air Exposition.  We had previously learned of the remarkably story of the Wright Brothers.  In an age where computers didn’t exist, nor public libraries, no … Continue reading

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