Monthly Archives: July, 2016

Tea Biscuits

From Grandmelina’s Kitchen These always get a lot of compliments when I bring them to potlucks and the kids love them.  I loved eating them warm with butter (before my paleo days).  Make sure your baking powder is fresh.  Enjoy! TEA BISCUITS (Makes 12-18 biscuits) 2 cups white flour 4 heaping teaspoons baking powder 1 …

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Morning Prayer

  Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11 and Grandmelina to 2! I wake up in the mornings and I immediately start thinking of all the things that need to get completed that day.  I’m making lists in my head, then transferring them onto paper…first, so that I can prioritize and second, so I don’t …

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Empty Rooms but a Full Heart

Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11, and Grandmelina to 2! Yesterday I got a call from a 2 1/2 year old.  After a little coaxing, I had a conversation about jumping on the bed.  It lasted approximately 2 minutes before my granddaughter hung up the phone.  And her mom had no idea the rascal …

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Cookie Mania – the Ultimate Oatmeal Cookie

Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11 and Grandmelina to 2! This has been a favourite in our house for years.  Some like it with raisins, some without, some like it with spices, some without…  We usually make half with raisins, half without, and no spices.  Always at least a double recipe.  Enjoy! The Ultimate …

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