Seven Sisters Treasures

Quote of the Week

“Be diligent in doing what God has called you to do.”

“Prayer isn’t preparation for the battle, it IS the battle.”

~Sarah Mally from Bright Lights Leaders Training CD

The Bookshelf

The Purple Pig is a fascinating book written by Dick Eastman about miracles and answers prayers.

Videos of the Week

The Seeing Eye


Hotel Construction in China in 2 days


The Recipe Box

Wendy’s Chili

recipe found at Top Secret Recipes

2 lbs ground beef

29 oz. tomato sauce

29 oz. kidney beans (with liquid)

29 oz. pinto beans (with liquid)

1 C. diced onion

1/2 C. diced green chilies

1/4 C. diced celery

3 medium tomatoes, diced

2 t. cumin powder

3 T. chili powder

1 t. black pepper

2 t. salt

2 C. water

Brown beef in medium skillet and drain off fat. Using a fork, crumble the beef into pea-sized pieces.

In a large pot, combine beef plus all remaining ingredients, and bring to a simmer over low heat. Cook,  stirring every 15 minutes, for 2 to 3 hours.

Makes about 12 servings.

Farmgirl Favorites

Warning Labels that make me question today’s society.

Don’t know what to Eat?

100 Things To Do With a Banana

100 Ways to Crack an Egg

100 Ways to Use a Strip of Bacon

Blog of the Week

Cute Quotes

Isaiah asked where the “plugger thing” was to turn on the Christmas lights.

Charissa asked if Mocha (a friend’s dog) was a boy or girl, and Noah said, “probably either one.”

Isaiah was very happy to “sharp” his colored pencils, and offered Charissa to “sharp” her’s too. 🙂

Note: The Seven Sisters Treasures is a weekly post where we share some of our favorite things.  Hope you enjoy!  ~the Farmgirls

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5 thoughts on “Seven Sisters Treasures #62

  • January 14, 2011 at 6:47 pm

    That is amazing about the seeing eye dogs! 🙂 and the cute thing Noah said about Mocha 🙂

  • January 15, 2011 at 12:22 am

    I like the snow picture, very pretty. How much snow have you all gotten? I also like the quotes by Sarah Mally, I really like her CDs, and mp3s (: I’ll have to see if our library has that book, looks *very* interesting! (:
    see you Sunday, Lord willing.

  • January 16, 2011 at 9:24 pm

    we are having lots of fun with jessica already……i don’t think we are gonna send her back 🙂 sorry!! i’m sure you will miss her :P!

    mary ?


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