Author Archives: Wardee

Christmas Planner Giveaway!

We are giving away one complimentary copy of our Christmas Planner! This post contains all the details of how you can win… This giveaway is now CLOSED. Continue reading

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Why Soak or Sprout Grains, Seeds, and Nuts?

It may seem, at first, like a chore, but I am here to tell you that soaking or sprouting your grains, seeds, and nuts is not as hard as you think. And the nutritional benefits speak for themselves. Continue reading

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Reusable Fabric Shopping Bag Patterns

Thinking of making your own reusable fabric shopping bags? Here’s our comparison of three different patterns to help you learn from our experience. Continue reading

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Making Informed Purchase Decisions

You have a need in your household, perhaps for a freezer, or a new computer, or a microscope. How do you choose which one to buy? That depends on what you turn up when you do your research. Here are just some of the questions you can try to answer while researching a purchase. Continue reading

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Bread Making Tutorial

Anyone can make bread. After all, people have been making bread for thousands of years. You can make bread, too! This is a very simple recipe for making a white bread. It is an Amish recipe that can be used for loaf bread or rolls. Continue reading

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Two Summer Poems

We know you’ve got your hands full tending your flourishing summer garden — or full of the bountiful, fresh produce from the Farmer’s Market — but take a moment to enjoy these two poems about gardens.
My Garden by Emily Dickinson
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Baby Doll Quilt Kit Instructions

Baby Doll Quilt Kit Instructions
by Wardee Harmon

My B. and her doll quilt that inspired this kit you can make and give as a gift!
This is a quilt kit meant for young ladies who are still young enough for enjoying dolls, … Continue reading

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Baby Doll Quilt

My daughter B. (8) came up with this quilt idea herself. She wanted to make a quilt for her baby doll. I thought that was great. A baby doll quilt’s smaller size makes a quilt project very doable for an … Continue reading

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