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Coconut Pecan Raisin Breakfast Muffins

Its that time of year when it is lovely outside, cool, crisp, enjoyable to spend time puttering around the house. It is also the time that I love to take the chill off the house in the morning by baking something nutritious and filling for my family. Everyone loves a simple, solid, and delicious muffiin [...]

By | October 5th, 2015|Breakfast, Cook, Fast and Easy, Kid Friendly, Uncatergorized|1 Comment

Its Labor Day…and “Support a Small Business” in September Day!

You know me..........not only do I have a rabid tenacity about supporting small businesses, as a small business owner I really love telling others about businesses I have found that make a quality product, and support a family while they do it. Today, in honor of Labor Day, when most of us are out celebrating [...]

By | September 1st, 2014|Craft, Guest Bloggers, Kid Friendly, Kid Fun, To Wear|3 Comments

Because Sour Cream Sugar Cookies= Happiness!

Good morning, my friends! I hope that you are gearing up for Valentine's Day and all the fun, wonderful things about that holiday! I could not let the first Tuesday of the month go by without sharing a recipe for ONE of my most favorite things: Sour Cream Sugar Cookies Hope you have an absolutely [...]

By | February 4th, 2014|Cook, Kid Friendly, Snacks or Sweets|1 Comment

9 Fabulous Family-Tested Ways to Keep the Winter Blues Away

Good morning to  you! Today is going to be a post full of fun and simple time-tested ideas for chasing the winter blues far far away. January is just one of those months, isn't it? The coldness of the weather that often keeps us inside here on the Prairie can lead to shorter tempers, weather [...]

By | January 15th, 2014|Cook, Craft, DIY, Encourage Me, Faith, Kid Friendly, Kid Fun|Comments Off on 9 Fabulous Family-Tested Ways to Keep the Winter Blues Away

Ten Healthy Snack Ideas for the New Year!

I have to be honest with ya, it was a toss up on this first Tasty Tuesday Post of the year. I really, REALLY wanted to post on the absolutely amazing donuts we made the other day. But, I know many of you are choosing to be a little healthier to be a little happier [...]

By | January 7th, 2014|Cook, Fast and Easy, Kid Friendly|19 Comments

Its a HomeSpun Christmas’ Great Cookie Collection!—with 200+ Christmas Cookie Recipes!

Personally, I think the cookies are one of the very best parts of Christmas. If you are lucky, you get a couple different chances to sample everyone else's family favorites, and the entire month of December there is the smell of cookies baking in the oven. (which might be why so many people gain weight [...]

Candy Cane Meringue Cookies—a recipe and fun guest post by Jenn Hoover!

I bet some of you were starting to wonder when the Christmas recipes were going to start rolling out, right? I mean, we have covered an Advent wreath, a Minions Hat giveaway, a wonderful Advent book for free, and yesterday were blessed to walk down memory lane with a super sweet lady named Diana! Well, [...]

By | December 4th, 2013|Cook, Fast and Easy, Guest Bloggers, Kid Friendly|5 Comments

Because Dessert is the Best Thing Food Storage Ever Created!

I promised. I know I did. I promised that I would finish out our amazing Food Storage 101 series with some seriously amazing recipes for using that food storage for dessert, didn't I?   So here it is.   Do you love chocolate? (I have you covered)   Do you love fruit based desserts? Yep, [...]

By | November 2nd, 2013|Breakfast, Cook, Fast and Easy, Kid Friendly, Lunch|Comments Off on Because Dessert is the Best Thing Food Storage Ever Created!

30 MORE AMAZING RECIPES FROM FOOD STORAGE, plus contributions from other Welcoming House Readers!

Good Morning! Quickly, before we get started, I simply wanted to remind you that the Fall Bonanza sale for all the Ebooks has only TWO days left. You can get any of the Ebooks for right around $5 by using the code FallBonanza when checking out!  The Links for each book are right here: Growing [...]

By | October 29th, 2013|Breakfast, Cook, Dinner, Fast and Easy, Guest Bloggers, Kid Friendly, Lunch, Meal Plans, Snacks or Sweets|Comments Off on 30 MORE AMAZING RECIPES FROM FOOD STORAGE, plus contributions from other Welcoming House Readers!

26 SIMPLE AND AMAZING recipes that use Food Storage…..Food Storage 101 series

Good morning everyone!    Are you excited for the next step forward  in your food storage ideas for meals? I am thrilled to share with you so many of these ideas simply because here I am laying out for you the base that I had to scratch around to find before I could get started [...]

By | October 29th, 2013|Breakfast, Cook, Dinner, Fast and Easy, Kid Friendly, Lunch, Meal Plans, Snacks or Sweets|Comments Off on 26 SIMPLE AND AMAZING recipes that use Food Storage…..Food Storage 101 series