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Francesca Erazo has a passion to women to embrace their homes by sharing ideas and information that would help homemakers make healthy changes for a vibrant family life. carefully steward all that they've been given. She is the writer and editor of Blessed Homestead.

The Erazo’s Doings and Happenings of 2016

This year started out with a great desire to grow in prayer.  I designated our pantry closet as my prayer room.  I spent precious intimate hours with the Lord there.  I learned to trust and wait in the Lord once … Continue reading

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2015, Growing in the Homestead

Our family’s 2015 was a year of growing on our little homestead one piece at a time.  We are very grateful for the abundance the Lord brought from all sides.  Jose’s work was steady, our new baby Nathaniel grew into … Continue reading

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2014 Snapshot of the Erazo Household

A few weeks ago I was telling my daughter we were in 2014 because of an announcement in the library.  She assured me we are in 2015.  I said, “No, the library says here that they are going to start … Continue reading

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Profiles in Education Part 6

Meet Leah, another homeschool gradate, a very educated young lady who is making a difference in many children around the world through her minstry.   Be inspired as you learn about Leah’s compassionate heart.   Her cause should really be … Continue reading

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Nurturing Children Through A Read-Aloud Story Hour

One of the most beautiful scenes is a mother sitting with a book and her children snuggled around her.  My children absolutely love this time.  It is a time of closeness and discipleship. There are truly many benefits of reading … Continue reading

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How to Make Organic Non-GMO Masa from Scratch for Pupusas, Tamales, Tortillas and sopes

I have longed wanted to find non-GMO Masa.  Corn Tortilas are a staple in our family.  I find organic corn tortillas at Whole Foods, but I could never find out ingredients on how to make masa for all those other … Continue reading

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Home Education Out Of The Box Part 5

Here we have a young family who vertured to tour the world in one year.  This homeschool family were worldschooling like real troopers.  We might never have this superb oppotunity, maybe not even to tour the US, nonetheless, the lessons … Continue reading

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Profiles in Home Education – Part 4

Here are two inspiring stories of two young men who see the world out of the box.    Be challenged by this amazing story of Kelvin Doe.  But, beware!  He is portrayed as a prodigy, which separates him from the … Continue reading

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Profiles of Home Education Part 2

Today we will look at two homeschooled students who are leading in two different arenas.  Photography as a field of artistic study and in the Pro-life movement as a warrior of righteousness. My goal is to encourage families and show … Continue reading

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Home Education Takes the Lead

It is encouraging to see homeschooled students continue to break ground in different arenas and in different ways.   When America was founded, the founding fathers were home schooled and finishing College at a very early age. Public school just … Continue reading

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