I sent out a blog post two days ago including "a few of our favorite things," of our family recipes! You can follow a link to the first half of this post here. I remember trying Sweet Potato Soufflé for the first time in the 1980's. It has always been my favorite way to eat… Continue reading These Are A Few of Our Favorite Things – Con’t
What I Love To Make! Making our favorite dishes, is something I love to do around the holidays. I love cooking, baking and making a few special things that our family loves! Throughout the years, I am always asked to make them or send the recipe, so I will put the items on this post… Continue reading These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Things!
Thy Will by Hillary Scott The Lights One thing I love during the fall and winter is seeing lights. Some are very bright and some are rather dim, low lights and some are candles. Either way, they are beautiful! I've been thinking of this as it pertains to our life, especially during the holidays. Some… Continue reading In Bright or Dim Lights – Let’s See Him!
I miss the days when I Knew that our family would be at home for the holidays. I miss creating, giving and investing in time together! We Created Together Being creative, we decorated gingerbread houses for many years! By the way, here is a neat “how-to” video on gingerbread houses: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=i8nI5m39p50 We baked, shaped and… Continue reading I Miss The Days When: We Created, Gave and Invested
Sometime He Calms The Storm by Scott Krippayne Have you had a difficult time and situation in your life and someone is available to help you at the right time, put the pieces together? We have! A couple of people did many years ago for us, but someone specifically helped around 23 years ago, making… Continue reading On A Faith Journey- Let God Use You to Impact Lives!
You're Gonna Be Ok by Brian and Jenn Johnson November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month! Many of us were surprised this year when we heard of the celebrity Cameron Boyce, Disney Channel star passed away. His cause of death was due to epilepsy, but specifically SUDEP. Hearing that a person can pass away with Epilepsy… Continue reading Remember National Epilepsy Awareness Month!
It is important to understand who we should thank and why we should be thankful. We have a specific day in November each year set aside for Thanksgiving. It is a fun day to get together with family and friends to eat. Sometimes we get ourselves worked up over all the details we put into… Continue reading Who We Should Thank and Why- Understand the Sacrifice!
With Veterans Day approaching, we know that many have experienced loss that is sudden! Their family and close friends have experienced grief! They were known and loved as they made a huge impact, giving their life for the freedom we experience. We can be so thankful that they cared not only for us, but for… Continue reading Our Grief – Let’s Care For Those Who Hurt
When I was a child, I loved watching Mr. Rogers Neighborhood! This show touched my heart very much and Mr Rogers' values taught me some important life lessons that I still value today. Since a movie came out last year called "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" about Mr Rogers and his life and a movie… Continue reading Four Values I Learned from Mr. Rogers
Planning for the Holidays As we are now into November, we have a few major holidays coming soon! It is easy to become very overwhelmed when it comes to planning and preparing. I find it easy to plan and break it down into bite-size pieces. This helps financially too, as our budgets can't always handle… Continue reading Top 10 Ways to Prepare for the Holidays!