Quote for the week:

 “With Thee, O my God, is no disappointment.

I shall never have to regret that I have loved Thee too well.”

     ~Henry Martyn~

Book of the Week:

This book is a very fun, very interesting read!  It is doubly neat because the Gosselins are Christians : ) 

Favorite Websites

    “Inspirations of the Past” has a page of free old fashioned clip art.  Click here to see it.

 This has been the best face care system I have ever tried, and I have tried a bunch of them!  While my skin is not absolutely perfect like the face care systems like to advertise , this one has cleared it up the best of anything I have tried.  And when my face breaks out, if I use the whole system that night, in the morning any new pimples are gone, or very much reduced.  It used to be days before they would go away.  It does cost a lot in the beginning, but it lasts a very long time.  We have three girls using it, and one set has lasted us about 3 months.  Click here to see the system we use.

   I know this is a funny thing to blog about, but since I have had so much trouble in this area, and this has helped so much, I thought maybe there would be other girls who would benefit : )  Mommy also likes to use their soaps and perfumes.  They smell soooo good!  Which of course means that Mommy smells very good, to : D



 Favorite Recipes

Cheese Enchiladas

-2 cans (15 oz. each) tomato sauce                     –2-1/2 C.  shredded cheddar cheese, divided

1-1/3 C. water                                                   -2 medium onions, finely chopped

-2 T. chili powder                                                –1 cup sourcream

-2 garlic cloves (or 1/4 t. minced garlic)                 –1/4 C.  minced fresh parsley

-1 t. dried oregano                                              –1/2 t. salt

-1/2 t. ground cumin 16 flour tortillas (8 inches)      –1/2 t. pepper

-4 C. shredded Monterey Jack cheese                 

 -(for serving) shredded lettuce, sliced olives and additional sourcream 

In a large saucepan, combine the first six ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 4-5 minutes or until thickened, stirring occasionally. Spoon 2 T. sauce over each tortilla. In a large bowl, combine the Monterey Jack cheese, 2 cups cheddar cheese, onions, sourcream, parsley, salt and pepper. Place about 1/3 cup down the center of each tortilla. Roll up and place seam down in two greased 9″ X 13″ baking dishes. Pour remaining sauce over top. Bake at 350° for 20 minutes. Sprinkle with remaining cheese. Bake 4-5 minutes longer or until cheese is melted. Garnish with lettuce, olives and sourcream. Yield: 16 enchiladas.  You can use any two type of cheeses.


Aspiring Homemaker

We love going to this blog!  She has such lovely pictures and posts, and the music is so pretty!  For a while we would go to her blog, and just leave it up to hear the music as we did things in the room : )


Something Strange

but very true about the Farmgirls 

Grilled Cheese and Marshmallow Sandwiches

~make just like a regular grilled cheese, only top the cheese with mini marshmallows before grilling .

I know it sounds very strange, but our babysitter introduced this to us, partly because that’s what she grew up with.  Her parents had a lot of grilled cheese sandwiches when they first got married, and Mr. L.  got very tired of them, so Mrs. L. added the marshmallows for a change : D  It is one of those things that I have grown up eating, so there is nothing strange about it, but when I tell other people about it, they think it sounds disgusting!  So I guess it is one of those things you have to try to believe that it really does taste good .


Cute Quotes:


Noah had two sticks and arranged them like this:


 He said, “There! It a God.”  He meant a cross .

Video of the Week:

Another of our favorite websites to go to for fun is “Will it Blend?” It is a blender that blends everything–it this one, it blends glow sticks .  Click here to see another funny one on the stimulus package : )


The Seven Sisters Treasures is the beginning of a weekly post where we share some of our favorite things.  As of now, future ones will always be posted on Fridays : )  Hope you enjoy!  ~The Farmgirls

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5 thoughts on “The Seven Sister’s Treasures

  • April 18, 2009 at 12:54 pm

    Wow! Thank you for all of the great links and things. This is great idea.

    Have a very bright, very cheerful day!

    Miss Eyebright

  • April 18, 2009 at 4:51 pm

    We tried the Grilled Cheese Marshmallow sandwiches today for lunch, and 4 out of 6 liked it! My parents weren't crazy about it, and I can't see myself craving it, but it was rather good. Thank you for sharing it! It also happens to be a good way to use stale marshmallows. 🙂

    Have a very bright, very cheerful day!

    Miss Eyebright

  • April 20, 2009 at 12:57 pm

    I love the new "look" to your blog! How pretty! Leah's picture of the flowers is gorgeous too!

    I really enjoyed your Easter entry with all the pictures! You seemed to be having a lot of fun!

    God bless!

  • April 21, 2009 at 9:27 am

    I liked that post! Sorry for not stopping by your blog lately. =( I love the picture y'all have at the top, the one with all y'all in a line in those pretty dresses. That is funny what your little brother said!



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