A Fall Favorite – Chicken Barley Chili

Chicken Barley Chili

Simple ingredients, healthy, easy  and perfect for your family  -  for a cool fall evening. Try our family favorite Chicken Barley Chili: … [Continue reading]

Comfort Food At Its Finest ( Baked Oatmeal For Any Time of the Day)


It is so yummy,,,, and it was so much fun sharing with you. I just popped some on the oven! … [Continue reading]

Tell Them What He Has Done For You (the mountains AND the valleys)


In 100 years, no one will remember my story.  My life lessons. The only story I would ever want to be re-told is the biggest event in history to change the world. my world.  and my children and prayerfully ...their children. this gospel … [Continue reading]

31 Days Of Fall Fun

Fall Fun

Fall is my favorite time of the year, and I purpose to enjoy every opportunity that I can.  Here are some ideas that you can try in 31 days, to make every day full of fall fun! 1. Create a thankful tree for your home.  Your family will love … [Continue reading]

How To Stay Forever Young (when another year means another celebration)

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I remember when I was a young girl, I would lay in bed at night thinking about my future.  I was such a serious kind of girl. I had it all planned out.  College and career until 25.  Marriage and maybe children after that. City life, corporate … [Continue reading]

Falling In Love With Your Spouse (all over again)


The silence was so thick, it pressed on my heart like a vice.  I would sit at the dinner table and inwardly fume at all of the imperfections I felt were looming in the man at the head of our table.  Hearing him rise and leave in the morning turned to … [Continue reading]

A Meeting At The Well (the faces of motherhood)


The back of my throat was scratchy and calling the cool water I held in my hands. I had forgotten it was there, it had been in my grip for so long, waiting for a break in the gathering of these precious women. This was the third time I had delivered … [Continue reading]

The Best Quiche Ever (a warm slice of fall for your family)


Our kitchen is full of life as soon as the tide of the seasons moves in and we are serving up our favorite fall foods.  Today, we share one of our favorite recipe's for gatherings and for our family meals.  There are many variations per taste to this … [Continue reading]

Please Talk To Your Daughter About Her Body


I recently read an article in The Huffington Post regarding how to talk to your daughter about her body, and it said not to. It said, Don't talk to your daughter about her body, except to teach her how it works. Don't say anything if she's … [Continue reading]

The Makings Of A Beautiful Monday (Will This Plan Come Together In The End?)


My favorite places to be on this earth are with my family and in the sun. The miracles I witnessed this weekend were exactly what I needed to remind me that all of our mess, our work and our efforts come together to make something … [Continue reading]