Month: February 2014


Wednesday Inspiration 2/26/14

Psalm 19 A psalm of David. 1 The heavens declare the glory of God;     the skies proclaim the work of his hands. 2 Day after day they pour forth speech;     night after night they reveal knowledge. 3 They have no speech, they use no words;     no sound is heard from them. 4 […]

Copycat Recipes, Pantry Staples

Baking Mix- Bisquick Copycat

I’m big on making everything from scratch but Bisquick is so convenient. This is a recipe for shelf stable Bisquick replacement without any preservatives or additives.  You can use it in the same proportions as Bisquick. Hope you enjoy! For Biscuits Mix together ⅓ cup of milk for every 1 cup of mix. Drop onto […]

The Garden

Grow Something

This blog started as an idea my husband and I had about making our home into a sanctuary, our own urban Eden. I already am very big on cooking from scratch and feeding our family quality food with ingredients we can actually name and spell. It is important to me.  Last year I started a […]


Wednesday Inspiration- 2/19/14

  Hebrews 13 Common English Bible (CEB) Our acts of service and sacrifice 13 Keep loving each other like family. 2 Don’t neglect to open up your homes to guests, because by doing this some have been hosts to angels without knowing it. 3 Remember prisoners as if you were in prison with them, and […]


Wednesday Inspiration- 2/12/14

  The moment you feel the lowest, God is there holding you up and guiding you along the path you need to go. Psalm 42 1 As the deer pants for streams of water,     so my soul pants for you, my God. 2 My soul thirsts for God, for the living God.     When can I […]

Simple Living

Living Simply

Our idea of living simply is going back to the basics, living life in a more meaningful way, like our grandparents used to.  Paying attention to the little things. Cooking from scratch. Growing our own food. Looking forward to enjoying the time we spend with our family. Life is really simple, but we insist on […]