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Pavalova with Fresh Cream and Raspberries ( and a new direction for our little blog)

Pavalova with Fresh Cream and Raspberries – a recipe and a new direction for our blog!

Hi there everyone, it has been a quiet week on the blog but a very busy one here at Our Little House.  468 more words


Kitchen Remodel Part Two

So obviously, you haven’t seen any posts from me in quite a while.  In fact, you may be wondering, did they ever finish remodeling their kitchen?  768 more words


God is building a foundation (HGTV and the Bible)

For we are co-workers in God’s service; you are God’s field, God’s building. By the grace God has given me, I laid a foundation as a wise builder, and someone else is building on it.

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Budgeting Your Time - Streamlining the Morning Routine (Aka: What Keeps Me Sane and On-time During the School Year)

I have mornings down pat! It wasn’t always that way…in fact, I have a decades-old history of oversleeping, scrambling out the door wearing two different shoes, hitting the snooze alarm 13 times and all those other not-so-fun ways to meet the sunrise! 1,736 more words


What holds your home together? (kitchens, faith, food, community)

Meanwhile the disciples were urging him, “Rabbi, eat something.” But he said to them, “I have food to eat that you do not know about.” So the disciples said to one another, “Surely no one has brought him something to eat?” Jesus said to them, “My food is to do the will of him who sent me and to complete his work.” – …

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Master Project

Originally we were going to just tackle one room at a time and slowly move our way through the entire house until it was finished.  We didn’t quite stick to that plan as our entire upstairs is torn up.   324 more words


Family Room

Working on the house has kept us BUSY! So busy I haven’t had time to write any new posts.  I’ll try to catch up now.  Since my last post we have ripped up all the carpet upstairs, taken out the molding in Henry’s room and our master bedroom, primed and painted the two bedrooms, hung light fixtures in the bedrooms, painted the windows, had wallpaper hung in the master, painted all the new molding going into the rooms, and had our contractor start working on the molding and paneling in Henry’s room.   239 more words