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Recipes of Karrie Ross

Recipes from Karrie Ross

I’ve posted this page for my son, Jasen, he kept asking me for my recipes for his friends and co-workers. This way they get them all at one time.

b’FUN Warning!! Most of the recipes are from a time when sugar and butter were NOT considered a problem in ones life. They are great tasting! I love to make things from scratch… its fun and I get to lick the beaters and bowl when applicable.

I hope they bring warmth to your tummy and a smile to your face and pass them along to your friends etc. to enjoy them too. CLICK through to the recipes….

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How to make a Stencil for Cards etc.

How to make a stencil of a graphic to maintain a consistent size over many items like if you are making cards that you want to all look the same. This video uses recycled items you throw away and other items you might have in the house. This is a fun activity art project for children. A how to pdf is available for download at http://www.thelifedialogue.com/downloads

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How to make a Jacobs Ladder (string activity game for children)

How to make a Jacobs Ladder string activity game for children. This is a fun activity that once learned keep a person occupied for a long period of time. Be careful not to knot the string but know it’s a learning process. More how to videos and pdf downloads at http://www.thelifedialogue.com/downloads

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How to make a Paper folding Game (I don’t know the name!)

Karrie Ross shares a how to make the twisting paper folding game… don’t know what it’s called… it’s a fun way to play a guessing game, a fortune telling trick or just a fun toy. A how to pdf can be downloaded at http://www.thelifedialogue.com/downloads

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How to make a Greeting Card

I show you how to make a greeting card and envelope using two sheets of 8.5 x 11 paper. This is a simple and basic instruction. The decoration is the part you can use your creative abilities to make this shine. FUN way to teach your children how to make something they can share and give without spending too much money… mostly using the items you already have at home.

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My Breasts Talking in Topanga Canyon

Book signing:  “My Breasts Talking” Sunday, Sept. 11th from 2-5p at the Topanga Canyon Gallery.

“If your body could speak, what would it say?” is what author/fine artist Karrie Ross answered when asked “Why she wrote the book?” then she went on to say, “This all started when I was considering what to paint next and I decided to apply my Spiral Series look to a plastic bra form. As I began painting and drawing on the form, the front, of course, was where I put all my attention and creativity. I was happily on my way to finishing Continue reading

Jeremy Rifkin and The Empathic Civilation makes some points on Parenting with in the new view…

I found this talk very interesting from several points. Generally the overall ability for this man to have this concept in the first place. The intense overview of the world and history he has accumulated and then applied to future thinking.

Around 16:30 mins in he begins discussing the situation of parenting with in this new concept he has. I hope this gives you something to think about.

Remember, parenting begins from the inside out…how are you changing your day?

Karrie Ross

Parenting: Honorable Mention in DIY Book Awards

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Coaching Parent Coaching Child book used to be called…. Engaging The Textured Parent! Within, Karrie Ross, is an Award-Winning Finalist in the Non-Fiction category of the DIY Book Festival 2008 Awards”

LOS ANGELES (December 26, 2008) _ The 2008 DIY Book Festival has chosen the winners.

NON-FICTION:

WINNER: Maggots In My Sweet Potatoes: Women Doing Time – Susan Madden Lankford

RUNNERS-UP:

World Slavery: The Bigger Picture – Robert Soper
DIY: The Rise of Lo-Fi Culture – Amy Spencer

HONORABLE MENTION:

  • How To Have Fun and Not Die – Eddie Einbinder
  • Unlocking The Mystery of Skin Color – Thienna Ho, Ph.D
  • Secrets From The Sofa – Dr. Kenneth Herman
  • Sleep, Interrupted – Steven Park
  • Doggy on Deck: Life at Sea With a Salty Dog – Jessica H. Stone
  • World Voyagers – Shelton & Wood
  • Los Angeles Attractions – Borislav Stanic
  • Adventure in Boreno – Jolan Durrah
  • Searching For A Clean Bill of Health – Susan L. Jamieson
  • Make A Joyful Noise – Chariss K. Walker
  • Stop The Stress Habit – Dr. Leslie Torburn
  • Pressure Cooker Confidence – Lt. Colonel Kevin J. Sweeney, USAF (ret)
  • Engaging The Textured Parent –  Karrie Ross HONORABLE MENTION:
  • Feather River Country Adventure Trails – Tom DeMund
  • A Peace of My Mind – Diane M. Berry/Terry J. Berry
  • White Lies Dark Truth – Mony Singh