MaryJanesFarm Farmgirl Connection
Join in ... sign up
 
Home | Profile | Register | Active Topics | Members | Search | FAQ
Username:
Password:
Save Password        REGISTER
Forgot your Password?

 All Forums
 Farmgirl Sisterhood
 Merit Badge Chit Chat
 Just a bit of merit badge chit chat
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
 Printer Friendly
Previous Page | Next Page
Author Merit Badge Chit Chat: Previous Topic Just a bit of merit badge chit chat Next Topic
Page: of 43

ceejay48
Farmgirl Legend/Schoolmarm/Sharpshooter

13422 Posts

CeeJay (CJ)
Dolores Colorado
USA
13422 Posts

Posted - Jan 17 2016 :  12:12:00 PM  Show Profile  Send ceejay48 a Yahoo! Message
Sabrina,
I'm with Shannon on making your breads gluten free. Sounds reasonable to me.

I'd suggest you send an email to Brian at the farm with any questions you have about the badges. He's the "badge guy" there and can help you out. His email is: brianogle@maryjanesfarm.org

He's also really busy, wearing lots of hats at the farm, so it might take a couple days or so for him to get back to you.
Hope that helps!
CJ

..from the barefoot farmgirl in SW Colorado...sister chick #665.
2010 Farmgirl Sister of the Year
Mother Hen: FARMGIRLS SOUTHWEST HENHOUSE

my aprons - http://www.facebook.com/FarmFreshAprons

living life - www.snippetscja.blogspot.com

from my heart - www.fromacelticheart.blogspot.com

from my hubby - www.aspenforge.blogspot.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJane
Queen Bee

15936 Posts

MaryJane
Moscow Idaho
USA
15936 Posts

Posted - Jan 17 2016 :  1:07:43 PM  Show Profile
I'm lovin' this thread. Bring on the badges!!!! Yes, of course gluten-free is fine. Good luck. We're working on our 2016 badge updates as well as crafting a few new badges. Thank you for your suggestions. There are some new fun badges we'll be highlighting in our Feb. MJF Sister Issue. Stay tuned.

MaryJane, Farmgirl #1 Plowin' Thru ~ giving aprons a good wrap for 45 years and counting ~
Go to Top of Page

Sobyn
True Blue Farmgirl

752 Posts

Sabrina
Kansas
USA
752 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  12:26:15 AM  Show Profile
Shannon-I guess when I read it I just thought I would need to ask about it being GF...but you are right the requirements can be met without gluten. Yes we are sensitive NOT celiac and no we are not corn free although I do avoid non-organic corn due to GMOs. No idea where I would find Eikorn (sp?) flour here.....might have to look into that when we get back stateside unless I can order it. I do have some white wheat berries I need to do something with maybe I'll just treat D.....he loves my sourdough.

Thank you MaryJane for confirming GF bread is OK!

After I posted yesterday I submitted a whole bunch of badges for Sydney! I lost count! I also realized Sofia is now old enough to do Young Cultivator so I need to make her a book.

I still need to figure out how I'm going to display all our badges!!!

Sabrina

Farmgirl Sister #3275
http://kidscrunchandchrist.com

Norwex www.sabrinascheerer.norwex.biz
Usborne Books and More! https://j4070.myubam.com


Go to Top of Page

hudsonsinaf
True Blue Farmgirl

3162 Posts

Shannon
Rozet Wyoming
USA
3162 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  04:31:02 AM  Show Profile
Katie is really getting on me about putting in for badges for her. I need to look at the age requirements and see if Sammi is old enough... I was thinking she and Sofia are about the same age.

~ Shannon

http://hudson-everydayblessings.blogspot.com/
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  3:48:34 PM  Show Profile
Welcome to the group Sabrina. Congratulations on completing some badges! That is a great list on the merit badges you want to do! I hope you can get many of them done within the year. Keep us updated on what you are working on!

Great Shannon! There isnít a separate post. Not that I am aware of anyway. I would assume we could just create a new one here under merit badges.

Looking forward to seeing the new merit badges coming out!

Krista
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  6:00:11 PM  Show Profile
I applied for 3 badges so far. Will work on some others that I have finished and need to apply for the badges
Going to get myself a bit more organized to get some more of them done. Organization is one of my goals this year!


~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com

Edited by - levisgrammy on Jan 18 2016 6:00:47 PM
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  6:45:39 PM  Show Profile
If there is something you have created and it is not on the list requirements for a badge, how can you find out if it can be used to apply for one of the levels?

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

ceejay48
Farmgirl Legend/Schoolmarm/Sharpshooter

13422 Posts

CeeJay (CJ)
Dolores Colorado
USA
13422 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  7:42:03 PM  Show Profile  Send ceejay48 a Yahoo! Message
Denise,
Contact Brian at the farm and describe to him what you have . . he'll be able to help you out.
His email is: brianogle@maryjanesfarm.org
CJ

..from the barefoot farmgirl in SW Colorado...sister chick #665.
2010 Farmgirl Sister of the Year
Mother Hen: FARMGIRLS SOUTHWEST HENHOUSE

my aprons - http://www.facebook.com/FarmFreshAprons

living life - www.snippetscja.blogspot.com

from my heart - www.fromacelticheart.blogspot.com

from my hubby - www.aspenforge.blogspot.com
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 18 2016 :  9:11:27 PM  Show Profile
Thanks Ceejay.

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 19 2016 :  5:16:14 PM  Show Profile
Good luck Denise. I hope you can make a badge out of you creation. What did you make?

Krista
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 19 2016 :  5:24:54 PM  Show Profile
Guess what!? I received MaryJaneís Stitching Room book in the mail today! I am super excited to get started on my crocheting. Beginner level badge here I come!

Krista

Edited by - MaryJanesNiece on Jan 19 2016 5:47:14 PM
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 19 2016 :  6:02:18 PM  Show Profile
Krista~ a wedding dress.

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 19 2016 :  6:11:45 PM  Show Profile
Denise- Oh really?!! I want to see! Do you have pictures?

Krista
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 20 2016 :  3:58:10 PM  Show Profile
Yes, I do. They are on my computer but not this one. I need to find them and the one for the flower girls dress as I will be using that one for my beginner level.

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 20 2016 :  4:42:28 PM  Show Profile
Awesome I canít wait to see!

Krista
Go to Top of Page

JThomp
True Blue Farmgirl

135 Posts

Justine
Raymore Missouri
USA
135 Posts

Posted - Jan 20 2016 :  8:42:50 PM  Show Profile
I received my beginner Herbs badge this week. I was working on my seed order for my garden and figured it was a good time to work on a couple badges.

Krista - I love MaryJane's Stitching Room, it is one of my favorite books! Good luck on the crochet badge. I'm hoping to start mine soon.

Sabrina - your badge list looks like mine. Good luck on the badges.


Justine

FarmGirl Sister#2904

Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 21 2016 :  08:16:00 AM  Show Profile
Congratulations Justine!

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 21 2016 :  09:45:57 AM  Show Profile
On the requirements for the merit badges, is each bullet required or do you pick one for each level?

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 21 2016 :  3:30:55 PM  Show Profile
Thank you Justine and congratulations on your beginner herbs badge.

Denise, each of those bullets are required for the level.

Krista
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 21 2016 :  3:48:00 PM  Show Profile
Thanks Krista!

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

5961 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
5961 Posts

Posted - Jan 21 2016 :  3:55:19 PM  Show Profile

Last night I started on my crochet badge. I attempted to teach myself how. I must admit that it was a little frustrating. I was able to get the first row down but struggled with connecting the next row. So I decided to ask a friend to help me. She is coming over tonight. Hopefully I have more success with her help. Anyways, here is a picture of what I accomplished last night. Not so bad for teaching myself.

Krista
Go to Top of Page

levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8883 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8883 Posts

Posted - Jan 22 2016 :  09:28:30 AM  Show Profile
Once you get the hank of it you will love it Krista. My mom taught my brother and I how to crochet when we were quite young. I doubt he does it anymore but I still do. I am learning to knit now. Want to work on my badges for that.

~Denise~
Farmgirl Sister #43

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
http://www.torisgram.etsy.com
Go to Top of Page

KristiW
Moderator/Farmgirl True

639 Posts

Kristine
MaryJanesFarm
USA
639 Posts

Posted - Jan 22 2016 :  09:33:29 AM  Show Profile
You can do it Krista, you're a Farmgirl!

Kristi
Farmgirl Sister #6

Go to Top of Page

forgetmenot
True Blue Farmgirl

3602 Posts

Judith
Nora Springs IA
USA
3602 Posts

Posted - Jan 22 2016 :  09:47:21 AM  Show Profile
Looks perfect so far, Krista!

Farmgirl sister #3926

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but the belief that something is more important than fear." Ambrose Red Moon
Go to Top of Page

JThomp
True Blue Farmgirl

135 Posts

Justine
Raymore Missouri
USA
135 Posts

Posted - Jan 22 2016 :  09:50:33 AM  Show Profile
Thank you Denise and Krista.

Denise - I love to knit. Good luck with yours.

Krista - you are doing great, you'll get it!

Justine


FarmGirl Sister#2904

Go to Top of Page
Page: of 43 Merit Badge Chit Chat: Previous Topic Just a bit of merit badge chit chat Next Topic  
Previous Page | Next Page
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
 Printer Friendly
Jump To:
Snitz Forums 2000 Go To Top Of Page