Monthly Archives: August 2012

Spaghetti Sauce

Yesterday I made some delicious spaghetti sauce from my garden tomatoes, and I thought I’d share the recipe.  This batch I made specifically to freeze, which I did in quart-size zipper seal bags, 3 cups of sauce per bag. To … Continue reading

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Door Repair

After 2 years living here in our little fixer-upper house, Tim and I decided to replace the door between the house and the garage.  Saturday morning we did some serious assessment of the doorway, pulled off the exterior trim, went … Continue reading

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Biscuits are easy to make, and relatively inexpensive too.  When making them, keep in mind that overworking the dough will result in hard pucks instead of the flaky softness you’re going for.  It’s better to handle it less than you … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm vs. Wisdom

Humanity is set up for failure in so many ways.  A recent “discussion” (a.k.a. argument) in my living room reminded me of my fallibility and tendency to sin without even knowing it. As you may or may not know, I … Continue reading

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I don’t consider myself the blogging type.  Honestly, I just really like to write, and due to having pretty mindless jobs over the years, I’ve had a lot of time to think about stuff.  I’ve kept a journal since I … Continue reading

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