blueberry zucchini

Blueberry Zucchini Bread

By Holly Giles | Recipes

Blueberry Zucchini Bread Blueberry zucchini bread is perfect for the hot summers here in Florida. Loads of zucchini and other vegetables and fruits are in season and abundant for feeding hungry boys. The farmers’ Market is a great place to start. Picking blueberries in Florida Let’s face it ya’ll, it is hot here in Florida and even […]

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Mount Dora Spring Craft Show

By Holly Giles | Family , Florida

 Mount Dora is a quaint historic town surrounding Lake Dora in Lake County, Florida.  They have wonderful festivals of art and patrons come from all over the country to attend.  I applied for the Mount Dora spring show in hopes of our family experiencing a large show and to sell enough feed sack totes to keep […]

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Momma, Your Hair is Red!

By Holly Giles | homeschooling

Grayson was preparing to make his debut as a homeschool conference speaker last weekend. He and I were presenting a workshop together.  The week leading up to the event was chaotic for many reasons and my hair ended up being a casualty! Navigating opportunities and deadlines seemed to be consuming my family the last few weeks. […]

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Cowboy Cookies in a Jar

By Holly Giles | seasonal

 Cowboy cookies are a favorite around the Frontier. Every few years we put them on our gift giving list. They are always a hit and I want to share them with you! First, you need a couple of eager kitchen helpers.   Lining up jars, measuring, pouring and covering the floor with flour is their specialty.  Children love to participate in […]

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