Quote of the Week

 

It is God’s nature to give.  He can no more ‘help’ giving than He can ‘help’ loving.  He will give us everything in the world that is good for us.

Elisabeth Elliot

 

 

Videos of the Week  

Read about this water clock [here]

[youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gusJeslMbLc’]

Lucky Mouse…he may be lucky, but that doesn’t keep you from sitting on the edge of your seat, just hoping it won’t snap!

[youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRdVHDeTy5E’]

Edward Yudenich, a 7-year-old conductor.  It is SO much fun watching him!  If you don’t have time for the whole 9 minute movie, at least watch to the 2:30 minute mark to see him conduct with his arms folded 😀

[youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNNFtlF9CDE’]

Parrot Singing ‘A Pirate’s Life for Me’

[youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GSQDh6e3axc’]

 

The Recipe Box  

Pumpkin Cappuccino Pancakes

4 c. milk or buttermilk

2  1/4 t. baking soda

*   *    *

4 c. flour

1/2 c. sugar

1 t. pumpkin spice

3/4 t. salt

4 t. baking powder

5 T. cappuccino powder

3 beaten eggs

1/2 c. oil, or melted butter

6 T. lemon juice

2 c. pumpkin

 

Combine soda and buttermilk.   Mix together the flour, sugar, spice, salt, baking powder and cappuccino powder.  Add the eggs, oil and pumpkin to the buttermilk mixture.   Pour the buttermilk-pumpkin mixture into the flour ingredients and combine.  Bake the pancakes on a hot griddle and serve with maple syrup.

Option:  leave out cappuccino if you don’t like the coffee flavor.  Also, you can just add the pumpkin, pumpkin spice and cappuccino to your favorite pancake recipe.

 

 

 

Farmgirl Favorites

   Mennonitemom sells headcovering, girls dresses, blouses, ladies clothes and more!  Click on tone of the pictures to visit her shop!

 

12 Proposed U.S. States that Didn’t Make the Cut

click [here] to see what they were

 

Creating Art Out of Audio Waveforms

click :here: to see more of them

The sounds of New York City

 

The sound of a cappuccino being made, from grinding the beans to pouring it

 

Scripture Designs Notecards

Click on the picture below to view more lovely designs!

 

 

Repurposed Entertainment Center

 

Because we know how you all love heights…

Photo by RoofTopper

 

Cute Quotes

 

Noah and Isaiah got to take a bath in the jacuzzi (something they rarely get to do!) and Isaiah told Anna, “Me and Noah got in the zucchini!”

Anna: “The zucchini?”

Isaiah: “Yes!  It felt like someone was tickling us!”

 

 

Noah came smiling out of the laundry room and told Leah,  “There’s a spider in there and it has eight legs!”

A little while later he said, “It’s legs were all bended up, so I blew on it and they spread out and I counted them.”

 

 

Noah: “Sometimes Isaiah pretends he is dead, so then I tickle him to see if he’s really dead or not.”

 

Charissa:  “If you have no flabby skin then it slows down your immune system, you don’t have good bacteria and you will get cancer.”

*giggles*

“What is your immune system?”

The Seven Sisters Treasures is an {almost} weekly post where we share some of our favorite things. Hope you enjoy! ~the Farmgirls

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8 thoughts on “Seven Sisters Treasures #91

  • October 26, 2012 at 2:43 pm
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    Thanks so much Seven Sisters, you all are an awesome bunch!

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    • October 26, 2012 at 3:24 pm
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      You’re welcome, and thank YOU 😉

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  • October 26, 2012 at 2:55 pm
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    EEEEeekkkk, the height! {clings to chair}

    the parrot is adorable–I’ll watch the little conductor later (though from what I saw, he’s amazing), and the entertainment center is brilliant! 😀 You’ve got some really cute things this Treasure!

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    • October 26, 2012 at 3:24 pm
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      Hehe! Thanks Madison 😀 I was just wishing for another good ‘heights’ picture, but resigned myself to not having one this time, and lo and behold, one popped up in front of me on fb 😀 It was meant to be, I’m sure 😉
      -Jessica

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  • November 2, 2012 at 9:43 pm
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    great Seven Sisters!!!!!!!!!Heights are my thing!

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    • November 2, 2012 at 11:44 pm
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      Yay! Good for you Abigail 😀

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