Archive | November, 2014

Counting Down to Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! To be honest, I almost love all the days leading up to Christmas more than Christmas Day. The anticipation through the whole month of December can be loads of fun. One fun tradition for many is to have a Christmas Countdown hanging somewhere in the home. Today […]

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She’s a Well Armed Woman

Beverly Powell went shooting for her first time six years ago on Mother’s Day. “My husband said, ‘Let’s go shooting.’ All the kids were visiting home and they said, ‘Sure, that sounds like fun.’ So we went, and I kind of rolled my eyes because I’d never been shooting before,” Beverly admitted. “I took my […]

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Video: She’s a Well Armed Woman

Beverly Powell first aimed a gun six years ago and quickly realized she loved the sport of shooting. She’s now a firearms educator and instructor. She’s also The Well Armed Woman Chapter Leader for the Cache Valley area. Her goal is to teach other women and get them involved in the shooting industry. This is […]

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Not “Just” a Mom

In the past year or so, I’ve realized that we as women overuse a certain word. That word we say all too often is “just”. Just is one of those strange words in the English language that can have various meanings depending on how we use it in a sentence. However, when we as women […]

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Setting Your Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving Day is exactly a week from today! Are you ready? Well….if you are blessed enough to be hosting the big meal in your home and you’re still looking for some creative ideas to welcome loved ones who will be guests at your table, we have a few of our favorite finds and ideas to share with you! PLACE […]

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The Story Behind Storybook Hedgehogs

Alison Weller has a big heart, especially when it comes to animals. As a little girl, she begged her parents countless times for new pets. When the time came that she asked for a hedgehog, her parents put their foot down. “My parents were very, very kind and they let me get almost every pet. […]

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Video: The Story Behind Storybook Hedgehogs

Alison Weller has a big heart for animals. When she discovered how much she loved hedgehogs, she also discovered just how many irresponsible breeders there were in the world. That’s why she decided to breed them herself. Alison is in the Share Chair this week telling us about her business called Storybook Hedgehogs and educating […]

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Famous White Chili

This is Patrice Longmire’s recipe. For more posts that will warm your soul, visit Patrice’s blog, Tending Happiness.  A perfect day to make our famous white chili. Takes only a few minutes to make… I love crock pot chili. INGREDIENTS: 4 cans of great northern white beans 1 can Rotelle Tomatoes 4 cups of Monterey […]

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Keeping Thanks in Thanksgiving

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could celebrate Thanksgiving every single week? Of course, we look forward to filling up on turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie, but more importantly…..this time of the year gives us a chance to reflect on all that is good in our lives and to count our blessings. Along with your […]

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The Price of Freedom

Kathryn is a mother of two and wife to a soldier. Her husband, Tim, has served in the Utah Army National Guard for the past 13 years. He currently works in an artillery unit, but at the time when he was deployed to Afghanistan for a year, he worked as a medic. Tim and Kathryn’s […]

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