Blog – Page 68 – Melissa K. Norris
Jan 11

Simplifying Your Life

By Melissa Norris | Homestead-Life , Lifestyle

  One thing our pioneer forefathers and mothers didn’t have to worry about was downsizing their possessions or finding organizers for all their stuff. This time of year, a lot of focus is on new starts and getting organized, with the thought it will make your life simpler and better. Most pioneer families only had […]

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Dec 28

Turkey and Dumplings Recipe

By Melissa Norris | Main Dish , Recipes

After Christmas dinner, many of us have leftover turkey or chicken. I actually had deboned my turkey after Thanksgiving and froze a bag of cubed meat. While writing a scene in my novel, my heroine made turkey and dumplings and my mouth started watering. So here’s today’s post and recipe. Turkey and Dumplings 1 to […]

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Dec 21

How to Make a Fingerprint Pendant

By Melissa Norris | Crafts , Homestead-Life

After viewing this post on Sarah Ortega’s blog, I had to try this fingerprint pendant for myself. In fact, it inspired this post Seeing God’s Fingerprints In Your Life. Her directions are great, but I wanted to use both my children’s fingerprints for the same necklace. Use oven-bake clay, I bought Sculpey brand at Michaels in […]

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