Stocking Up

8 Items to Stock Up {Preparing Your Home for Emergencies} @ AVirtuousWoman.org

Family Preparedness You can find the rest of the series here. I recently read a poll that suggested parents are doing very little to educate and prepare their families in the even of an emergency. And this info graphic shows what parents are or aren't doing to prepare. So, this week I'll be sharing ideas on how you can prepare your family for a crisis, national disaster, weather emergency, or economic collapse. Today, I'm sharing my BasicĀ List of supplies to stock up on - because you just … [Read more...]

Square Foot Garden Planner

This free printable Square Foot Garden Planner will help you organize your garden this year! @ AVirtuousWoman.org

Are you planning your garden? This morning as I was thinking about planning the "grid" for my Square Foot Garden and decided to create some planner pages to help me in my nearly overwhelming task. [Tweet "Download this #FreePrintable Square Foot #Gardening #Planner:"] Printable Square Foot Garden Planner I created two different pages, so whether you have 4 x 4 or 4 x 8 raised beds, you will find a grid to help you plan. Plus, these garden planners co-ordinate perfectly with my "This is My … [Read more...]

ABC’s of Summer Fun {D is for Dirt}

ABC's of Summer Fun {D is for Diggin in the Dirt} | A Virtuous Woman #gardening

You can find all of the posts in this series here. Have you planted a garden this year? Or, if you don't have space for a garden, have you planted at least one tomato plant in a container? I am by no means a "gardener," but I have had a small raised bed garden for the last five years. This year I've planted: {so far} snow peas nearly 30 tomato plants bell peppers eggplant yellow squash zucchini herbs: rosemary, peppermint, mint, … [Read more...]

Ideas for Spring and Easter

Ideas to Celebrate Spring | A Virtuous Woman

I woke up this morning to sunshine... something that's been severely lacking in my neck of the woods... all winter long. And the weather. Oh, it feels like spring! I love spring time. My yard fills with blooms, we like to do school outside on blankets, we can enjoy riding the horses again. As Easter or (as I prefer to call it) Resurrection Day approaches, I thought it would be fun to share some great resources with you that you can use this Spring to celebrate all that He has done for … [Read more...]

What to Do with Summer Squash #3

You can read the rest of the posts in this series here. This is a recipe I have shared before, but since it is one of my favorite recipes ever and since it goes with this week's series on Summer Squash, I thought it was time to revisit it! These patties are easily made gluten free by using your favorite gluten free flour and you can omit the cheese if you prefer them to be vegan. Sometimes I do, sometimes I don't. I grew up eating these and have always loved them! This recipe made … [Read more...]