Reusable Snack Bags

Some nasty virus has attacked our home, which (believe it or not) has left with me some extra time on my hands. Logan has spent hours parked on the couch in front of the television. He has had hours of necessary nap time and has even gone to bed early. This meant I finally had … [Read more…]

Soup’s On: Curried Split Pea Soup

We aren’t hosting Soup Sunday this week, but I do have a soup recipe to share with you. I’ll soon be hosting a Soup Swap, where a handful of my ladies will make their favorite soup to share. This has become a yearly fall tradition for me. Depending on the size of the group, we’ll … [Read more…]

Soup’s On – no knead bread

Last week I told you that I would be hosting Soup Sundays a few times a month. I thought it might be a fun idea to share my recipes with you.  I will include soup recipes, but also recipes for breads, salads and maybe even desserts. I know I’m always looking for some tasty new … [Read more…]

The three letter word that changed my life

We were once members of a great local church. It was a church we were deeply devoted to. A place where theology was not so black and white. A place where people could truly “come as they are.” It was growing, God was moving and we were serving the local community and the world. We … [Read more…]

Homemade Laundry Detergent

Lately, I have been making my own laundry detergent. I’ve been doing it for the following reasons: The store bought stuff is pretty expensive & the brands I was using didn’t do a great job getting my clothes clean. I would like to know what’s in it. Scented laundry detergent can be toxic. When I … [Read more…]

Homemade Fruit & Nut Crisps

Okay. What I really need to do is stop blogging and just send you all to simplebites.net.  Many of my food posts begin there and this one is no exception. I’m not even a food blogger, per se. I just like real food that tastes good and that is presented beautifully. I don’t write recipes, … [Read more…]