Podcasts & Show Notes

#10 A Closer Look at Boundaries

These pictures show favorite Christmas memories Jolene and Anne shared at the beginning of this podcast. L: Jolene (in fur stole) playing wedding dress up with cousins. R: Anne and her cousins searching for the American Girl dolls hidden by Uncle John....

#9 Christmas Shopping Without Going Overboard

Anne and Jolene mentioned Grandma Dorothy's Chex Mix early in the podcast. It is also known as That Fabulous Franklin Chex Mix in honor of the school where  Grandma Dorothy taught for decades and where she first sampled the recipe in the teacher's lounge....

#8 Troubleshooting Pie for Thanksgiving

As promised, Jolene and Anne are sharing their favorite essential and ancient pie-making tools. First up, the drip pan that catches boil overs and allows air to circulate so the bottom crust gets done. Next up, Anne's favorite rolling pin followed by...

#7 Home Again Epic Successes

We're proud of our epic successes and want to share them with you. So here are pictures of photographable successes in the order they were mentioned during the podcast. Living Room Remodel: Note Jolene's technique while sweeping the floor in a wheelchair....

#6 Freezer Burn

Goodies from the Something Old, New, Borrowed, Blue Feature Right: Old spatula inherited from Jolene's mom that we love. Left: Anne's Singer Featherweight sewing machine. Recipe for Thai Coconut Shrimp Soup Iowa's electronic library, Bridges/Overdrive...

#5 When It Rains, It Pours

Jolene and Anne are mighty impressed with the 6 raised garden beds (each one is 4 x 24 feet) constructed by Hiram with assistance from Kailen and Tad. The lumber was salvaged from fence that's slowly being dismantled. Of special note is Tad's pet...

#4 Whiteboard Central

Even though it says August, this was our whiteboard schedule for September. Links to materials used to make the whiteboard scheduler: Smooth white hardboard wall panel at Lowe's. Unfinished wood moulding for frame at Lowe's. This isn't exactly what we...

#3 Early Conflicts

Check out the map that explains the comings and goings of the Home Again family. Below you'll find a list of shows, stores, and services mentioned in the Early Conflicts podcast. Anne's been watching Strong Women on Korean Drama Jolene's been watching...

#2 Establishing Boundaries

To the right is a first look at the white board calendar mentioned during this podcast. We use it to keep schedules straight, which is a big part of establishing healthy boundaries. Check back next week, when an entire podcast is devoted to explaining how...

#1 Welcome to Home Again

To kick off the first Home Again podcast, Jolene and Anne pulled out a few pictures to give you an idea what we and the places we're talking about look like. We hope you enjoy the photo album we put together below. Top Row: L: The old farmhouse (some...