The Hidden Art of Homemaking – Chapters 13 & 14

Integration and Environment We are reaching the end of our wonderful study through The Hidden Art of Homemaking by Edith Schaeffer. Those of you who've been following along each week may have noticed I did not get last week's post up and so this week I'll share thoughts on both chapters 13 and … [Read more...]

Hidden Art of Homemaking – Chapter 12

CLOTHING Reminder: my Lilla Rose Giveaway is going on through Sunday night. A Flexi Clip is the perfect thing today, as we discuss clothing. Lilla Rose has beautiful accessories for any outfit! ~Giveaway has ended~ And now, we continue our discussion of The Hidden Art of Homemaking by Edith … [Read more...]

The Hidden Art of Homemaking – Chapter 11

Creative Recreation (Continuing my series through The Hidden Art of Homemaking by Edith Schaeffer. You will find the full list of previous chapters HERE.) Webster's 1828 Dictionary defines 'recreation' as: "(1)Refreshment of the strength and spirits after toil; amusement; diversion.  … [Read more...]

The Hidden Art of Homemaking – Chapter 10

   Drama {A list of all posts in this Hidden Art of Homemaking Series is found HERE.} From the title of this chapter, you would think we'd be discussing phrases like 'try-outs' 'memorize your lines' and 'lights, camera, action!'. But no. Instead the key phrase would be 'read, read, … [Read more...]

The Hidden Art of Homemaking – Chapter 9

Writing -- Prose and Poetry In our chapter this week, I once again saw a recurring theme. Communication. "Writing is certainly a medium for communication, as all art forms are. It gives the opportunity for direct communication, for verbalizing thoughts and attitudes, for speaking truth and … [Read more...]