Large families ‘protect’ mother’s health

| November 28, 2011

This interesting study helps fight the myth that having babies is bad for women: Research involving 1300 women in California suggested those who had four or more children were one third less likely to due from cardiovascular disease. The majority of the effect seemed to result from the prevention of stroke, as mothers of large […]

Easy Old-Fashioned: Homemade Egg Nog

| November 21, 2011

From Tammy’s Recipes: I’ve made this homemade egg nog several times over the past month, and everyone who has tried it is amazed by the creaminess and delicious flavor! This recipe should earn me a few points with “real foodies”, too. 😉 The ingredients are all natural, “real” foods. Of course, this egg nog is […]

Homemade Pie Tutorial

| November 21, 2011

From The Pioneer Woman: The following tutorial is from the wonderful Pam Regentin who graced the Lodge with her presence a couple of weekends ago for a pie workshop. Pam inspired everyone in attendance with her pie talents and has now compiled her best instruction and tips for the perfect pie crust. Follow her directions […]

The “Kingdom Choice” of Raising Children

| November 14, 2011

Words of wisdom from Kelly Crawford over at Generation Cedar: When Christians stop being “Kingdom-minded”, they stop making Kingdom choices. Choices like devoting a life to raising the next generation to love God, to honor authority and to live wisely. The very church of Christ has so degraded the blessing of children (and thus minimized a […]

Feedback on “Queen of the Home”

| November 3, 2011

Here are two recent reviews of  Queen of the Home!: I literally am blessed to tears of joy by the book  Queen of the Home. I have read many books and enjoyed them, but never have I read a book that comes so close to my heart speaking itself. If my heart could speak it would say […]