My favorite holiday for many reasons. no gift expectations breaking bread giving thanks counting blessings family together the smells 4-day weekend God’s grace abundance and stuffing May your Thanksgiving celebration be filled with gratitude and joy. Rejoicing in Hope!
Eight years ago this morning, as I stood at our bathroom mirror applying makeup and preparing to go to work – I received a phone call from a nurse in an ER in Wheeling WV. She told me that she was standing there with my husband who had a broken neck. How is that for… [Read More]
The following was an email I received from my dear friend, Kitty, in reply to a message I sent stating, “I was in a funk”! There is a standing joke in our circle of friends, that Kitty always has OMT (one more thing) to say, in other words, she always has a “last word.” Her… [Read More]
Veggie Cleaner Spray is available at the store but it is PRICEY! So, here is a tried and true recipe a friend gave me and I wanted to pass it on to you! Be sure to store it in a BPA-free spray bottle. This will wash off the pesticides on store-purchased produce. 1 cup… [Read More]
We love noodles! And, have never met a noodle we didn’t like! So, this soup was created anew this morning in our kitchen from a very old recipe I had in the recipe file. It is a chilly, blustery fall day with snow in the forecast for the “higher elevations on the western slopes” –… [Read More]
I’m not sure who the experts are in the autumn ranking field but “they” have given Fall 2011 a ranking of nine in a range of one to ten. I won’t argue. The colors began peaking the weekend of the 8th and this past weekend wasn’t too shabby either. Another rainfall with wind will most… [Read More]
Some resist it. Some love it. Some fight it. Some welcome it. Personally, I love change – it means God is up to something and since all good things come from Him – let it roll! Of course there are difficult changes; the death of a loved one, a bad report from your doctor, and… [Read More]
How cool is it to have a Pastor who loves to cook healthy, good-for-you food? He not only feeds his flock with the Living Bread but he enjoys sharing healthy recipes with us, as well! Raw Kale Salad – Pastor Ron Drake Bowl full of rough-chop Kale (masticate with your hands)* Extra Virgin Olive Oil… [Read More]