August 27, 2014

Gratitude Rolls: Special Food Tradition

gratitude rolls

Grateful Rolls – This simple tradition is a fun way for your family to express what they are grateful for during your Thanksgiving dinner. As guests arrive have each person write a few things that they are grateful for on small sheets of paper. We always make our special “butter horn” rolls each Thanksgiving,

A Sunday Moment


Few receive the calling to adopt, but what can you share in the mandate to look after orphans and widows?James 1:27
Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress…

Free Martha Stewart and Paula Deen Holiday Cookbooks


Free Martha Steward Thanksgiving cookbook, Free Paula Deen holiday planner

A peek at my week


There are no words to describe this amazing experience; the dichotomies are too numerous to journal. I am in a race against the clock since the electricity is going down again in ten minutes, and we just walked in the […]

Fun surprise


I had a fun surprise this morning when I received an email that I am a finalist for the Home school blog awards. Even though I don’t often post about my home school adventure, homeschooling has been our educational path […]

This picture says it all


Update live from Ecuador (Nov. 10, 2009) Informed that my sister-in-love and I would not get to see my nephew until Wednesday when the official paperwork was completed, we were blown away when our host asked us first thing this […]

Tasty Tuesday – South American Style


It’s been a long time since I’ve traveled internationally, but one of the thing that never ceases to amaze me, especially in the Central/South American countries, is the variety of foods offered on every single corner, and window front. There […]



Sitting in the terminal, I love to people watch, don’t you? Watching so many different people, personalities, colors, life choices, attitudes, and reactions, makes me wonder where their peace is found. Delays happen. Often, delays are neutral, but sometimes, they […]

I’m leavin’ on a jet plane…


don’t know when I’ll be back again. Right now, I’m in an airplane heading for Ecuador with my precious sister in love. What a privilege to witness first hand a miracle in the making. I can’t wait to introduce you […]

Grocery Guru saves a bundle at Harris Teeter


Savings during triple coupons at Harris Teeter