Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Dinorita's Birthday Tea Party!

A few days ago our good friend, Dinorita Ruiz, had her 15th birthday! To celebrate it she had a tea party and after that a BBQ! While we were having tea and cookies, her mom spoke to her about becoming a good godly woman, many of their friends showed up to help them celebrate!!

Mrs. Rivera and Mrs. Peterson

Ladies talking and eating.

The little girls table

Little Mia pouring tea

Two of my cousins, Lena and Virgie.

Jenny Medlen and Juliana.

Juliana with her sister the very excited birthday girl!!

Little girl side: Virgie, Joy and Lena
Big girl side: Me (Naomi), Sara (our cousin), and Janai


Wednesday, June 2, 2010


Raising homemakers is having another giveaway! This time it is the Homestead Blessings 10 DVD set! Everyone who hops on over to the Franklin Springs website and then leaves a comment on their post is entered to win…

Everyone who tweets, facebooks, or posts this giveaway will receive extra entries (just make sure you leave a separate comment for each thing you do).

Giveaway will end Friday, June 4th at 8pm EST.

The set includes:

  • The Art of Quilting
  • The Art of Sewing
  • The Art of Dairy Delights
  • The Art of Canning
  • The Art of Gardening
  • The Art of Herbs
  • The Art of Cooking
  • The Art of Soap Making
  • The Art of Candle Making
  • The Art of Bread Making

Here is a little preview of what Homestead Blessings has to offer:

So go ahead and enter (even if you have this prize already, you can give it as a gifts to relatives and/or friends or keep them for your home and children!) and see if you'll be one of the winners!


The winner of the Homestead Blessings 10 DVD set is MaryFran from Abundantly Blessed Momma!

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Raising Homemakers!

My mom is a contributor for a website called Raising Homemakers which just launched today, and they are having some giveaways. The first thing they are going to give away is a bundle containing a copy of Polished Cornerstones and the Beautiful Girlhood Collection which includes... the book Beautiful Girlhood, The Companion Guide to Beautiful Girlhood and Beyond Beautiful Girlhood plus Companion Guide(a “glorified home economics course”)

To enter the giveaway (do one or all, just make sure you leave separate comments for each thing you do!)…

  • Tweet or Facebook this: has launched! Be taught, blessed, & inspired in the homemaking arts for the glory of God!
  • Write a post about the launch of
  • Put their button on your blog (no code yet, so just ’save image as’ and link to the RH homepage)
  • Subscribe to (When you subscribe via RSS or email, you will never miss an article!)
  • “Like” on Facebook
This giveaway will end on Friday, June 4th at 8pm EST.

This site is for young and stay at home daughters. Two daughters named Breezy and Emily Brookshire write for this website.


The winner of Polished Cornerstones and the Beautiful Girlhood collection is Jami, from Good and Perfect Gifts!