Renewing your Mind

Be transformed by the renewing of your mind.

I have struggled with the emotion of fear controlling my mind and my thoughts, driving my behavior, stealing my peace, obstructing my freedom in Christ.  Jesus wants us to live triumphantly, victoriously, successfully as His reputation is at stake.

“For we are a fragrance of Christ […]

Symbols of The True Meaning of Christmas

May the true meaning of Christmas light your holidays with joy!

The Christmasy wreath portrayed on this Leanin Tree Christmas card portrays many symbols of The True Meaning of Christmas.

Mistletoe: Peace

Rose: God’s Divine Love

Evergreen:  Triumph over Adversity

Light: […] is back is back is back! I am very excited about re-connecting with you my faithful friends, readers and customers!  After passing the baton from The Urban Homemaker to the Marsh family in April, my passion for homemaking remains but with a new twist!

My Mission

My mission at will […]

Continuing Ed for Moms Today at Noon – Mountain Time

You are Invited to Join Me for Continuing Ed for Moms  or Urbanhomemaker Live Talk Radio Today and it’s Free

Date: Friday, February 18, 2011 at 12:00 Noon MT

Time:  12:00 Noon MT ( 2:00 ET, 1:00 CT, 11:00 PT)

Dial In: 724-444-7444 CAll ID 83314

Listen In:  Click on this Link to listen […]

Tips for Avoiding and Overcoming the Flu, Naturally!

Mary came down with a sore throat on Sunday, right after I thought we had missed the cold and flu season.  After applying some of the below tips, she said her throat was almost better a day later.

Here are some of my best tips for Avoiding and Overcoming the Flu Naturally that […]

Friday Freebies and Last Day to Save on Mills and Mixers

Read the Class Details and Save $20 with Coupon Code Below

Celebrating 20 Years in Business: With a Friday Freebie, last Day to Save on Real Food & Nutrition Class, and Bosch Universal Plus and Nutrimill:

Sheri Graham,  has offered to share her ebook Bountiful Breakfasts with us for this […]

Living on a Dime – How one family does it.

13 ebooks for $13.00

I hope you all had a wonderful New Year’s celebration and feel ready to face the New Year with optimism and purpose. I , personally, have struggled to face the last few New Years since my husband and father-in-laws deaths.

But, the constant media […]

Savory Treats and Appetizers

Take a class and learn to compliment holiday sweets with savory appetizers and classic winter dishes – spiced nuts, yogurt cheese spread, braised winter herbs and plenty of nourishing dips. Register Here.

VIDEO: How to make radish roses, carrot curls and other vegetable crudites VIDEO: How to make chicken liver pate VIDEO: How to roast […]

Will Wheat Prices Become Volatile?

I just read this article on the New Harvest Homestead Discussion group that suggests that the wheat market may become volatile because Russia, a major wheat exporter, ceased exports this past summer because of  a poor crop harvest.  That means that the countries that depended upon Russia (including Iraq) will now be looking elsewhere for […]

Holiday Sweets and Treats!

Love Christmas cookies and chocolate fudge? Learn the healthy way of making these favorite holiday sweets with whole grains, good-for-you fats like butter and coconut oil and natural sweeteners.  This class will be December 6.  Register Here.

Class Includes:

VIDEO: How to soak flour and make buttermilk gingerbread

VIDEO: How to maple sugar walnuts


Teaching Good Things DVD Coupon Code and Contest Winner

Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with your hands… 1 Thess. 4:11

Thanks for participating in the DVD give away.

Laura Hoy is the winner of her choice of the Patchwork, Crochet, or Cake Decorating DVD.  You can still purchase Kathy’s DVD’s by […]

Kitchen Remodeling – June 7, 2010 Update

I had hoped that my kitchen remodeling project would now be complete.  Like most remodeling projects, the inevitable unexpected turn of events happen.  Nevertheless, I thought I would post pictures taken  Thursday, June 3, 2010 and prior.  I am still waiting for the correct drawer and door fronts to come in, counter top installation, appliances […]

FREE – Bonus Lesson for How to Cook Real Food!

Bonus Lesson: Nuts & Seeds

In this bonus lesson for How to Cook Real Food, the online cooking class hosted at Nourished Kitchen, you’ll receive a quick, sneak-peak into the cooking class through this brief video covering how to properly prepare nuts and seeds including recipes for a basic pesto sauce and a […]

Ultimate Homeschool Expo On Line

The Ultimate Homeschool Expo has been awesome for me today even though I don’t have daily homeschooling responsibilities anymore.   I loved speaker Kimberly Ehlers challenge today:

“I will not compare myself to any other Mom; I will not compare my child to any other child; I will celebrate the God created specialness of my child.” […]

The Ultimate Family Expo

Are you longing for the ultimate help in raising your children whether you home educate or not?  I homeschooled full-time my three children for 19 years.  The two oldest are homeschool graduates and college graduates.  After my husband passed away, I became a part-time homeschool mom.  Now I encourage younger moms to persevere in their […]