Author Archives: Just Jackie

About Just Jackie

I'm a wife and mommy with varied interests. I am self-employed as a Handcrafted Soap Artisan. I home school my two youngest children, who help me save big with coupons! I enjoy crocheting, sewing, woodworking and many other crafts.

They call me… MRS. CLEAN!

I have been quite busy as of late. I’ve been teaching Eco-Friendly classes at our local library for the past few months, and, at the last class, a photographer from the local paper showed up and snapped photos. A few … Continue reading

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Where have we been??

If you were a regular reader, you’ll notice that it’s been over 4 months since my last post. Well, there’s a reason – actually, quite a few reasons! We had our C.O. visit back in March, and that was also … Continue reading

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Looking to rearrange the schedule… again!

Well, we’ve slowly gotten back into the swing of things, but 4 dental appointments in one week does not hold out much success for school! Yesterday, Face asked a question that I couldn’t answer right away… “Why don’t we do … Continue reading

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Is it really art?

For the month of December, I decided to allow the kids to do ‘Paint by Numbers’. They each chose their own picture to do, and were really excited to start. My son ended up painting TWO because he enjoyed it … Continue reading

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Quick Dinner Recipe

I just wanted to share this recipe with all my busy mom friends here! World’s Easiest Taco Soup Recipe It took less than 20 minutes! If you are pressed for time to cook dinner (or just don’t have that “oh, … Continue reading

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We're back, and raring to go!

Well, we sort’ve fell off the face of the earth for a while, but we’re back now! We took a trip to Lake Chicot State Park in Lake Village, AR. It was a nice trip! We had car trouble while … Continue reading

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