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Pan-Seared Venison Loin with Sauteed Onions

Pan-Seared Venison Loin with Sauteed Onions

This venison tenderloin or heart with sauteed onions will satisfy the appetites of the most serious hunters or the pickiest of steak connoisseurs. Fall is in full swing and that means one thing at Little House on the Big Pond. Deer Season. Hunting has always been a […]

Finding Christ in Christmas when it feels like it’s all about the Presents

Finding Christ in Christmas when it feels like it’s all about the Presents

  With the Christmas season approaching, there is one thing that is probably on most people’s minds. Presents! Because that is what Christmas is about, right? (please note the sarcasm). No? Drum roll, Sunday school answer… Baby Jesus! Yes, it’s about Jesus; and family, and […]

Great beginner novels to read aloud to your children

Great beginner novels to read aloud to your children

As a homeschool mom, I have been advised time and time again by seasoned homeschool moms that if I do one thing with my young ones today let it be reading aloud to them. And don’t just read anything, let it be good literature.  And […]

30 Family Friendly Activities to Enjoy the Fall Outdoors

30 Family Friendly Activities to Enjoy the Fall Outdoors

While summer might have packed up the sunscreen and hit the road, fall has rolled in with gorgeous weather perfect for getting outside and enjoying those last temperate days and cool evenings. Here are 30 Family-Friendly activities your family will enjoy outdoors this fall. 30 […]

Grilled Pizza

Grilled Pizza

In my last post I mentioned my undying love for Pizza. Yes, I do think it is the ultimate food.  And what could possibly make the ultimate food more perfect? Enter the GRILL. If you have never had grilled pizza this is what you need […]

30 Minute Pizza Dough

30 Minute Pizza Dough

If I had to pick one meal to eat for the rest of my life it would be… Pizza. Well you probably guessed that considering this is a post about pizza dough. And really if you think about it pizza really is the perfect meal […]

Kick’en Chicken Pizza

Kick’en Chicken Pizza

       When I first met my husband it didn’t take me long to figure out that the way to his heart was through his stomach. When we first started dating I wowed him with my chocolate chip cookies. Ironically, I cannot seem to […]

I got the Liebster Award!

I got the Liebster Award!

  Little House on the Big Pond got the Liebster Award for new bloggers. Wow, I didn’t think in my short time on this blogging adventure I would be nominated for a blogging award. Awesome Sauce! Thank you Taylor over at Simple Living Nursing Mama […]

Creamy Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

Creamy Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

    These Creamy Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas will be a hit! One of the best gifts my family received after the birth of each of our children was meals brought to us. Those first few days after each of our children were born were […]

Forget Chick-Fil-A, try these Amazing Chicken Tenders

Forget Chick-Fil-A, try these Amazing Chicken Tenders

  Forget About Chick-Fil-A, You Gotta Try These Amazing Chicken Tenders I’m going to wade into dangerous waters here. What I’m about to say will probably come with some back-lashing, shadowbanning, and maybe even get my house egged. But I’ve got to get this off […]