When my daughter, Hannah, was younger, before we discovered she was allergic to dairy and before I discovered the benefits of healthy eating, we used to have doughnut mornings. You guys know what I'm talking about. It can go one of two ways: either the whole family can cram in the car in their pajamas … Continue reading Vanilla Spice Doughnuts with Strawberry Glaze
Have any of you ever read a story in the Old Testament, finished, and asked yourself, "What, exactly, was I supposed to learn from that?" Sometimes I kind of just laugh to myself after finishing a story. I know that God's word has truth for me, and relevance to my life today. But sometimes I … Continue reading Causing Fear to Fall in Line
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I love talking about healing the body because it can be so straightforward. Eating a healthy diet, experimenting with how certain foods affect your body, exercising and getting a good night's sleep are all things that can help pretty much anybody in their journey toward better health. I love encouraging others to try healthy recipes … Continue reading Healing the Body, Healing the Heart
So, this week I am housesitting. I told the kids it is our vacation and they love it. We have been having lots of fun here and I made sure to bring over a week's worth of groceries. Before we came here I ran into a problem. I had been indulging in the occasional sweet, … Continue reading When You Fall Into Old Habits
Sometimes a gal needs a snack. Okay, let me rephrase that. Sometimes, a girl needs a snack but wants a cookie. You may or may not be speaking to a recovering cookieholic here. I actually got warned about my cookie consumption while I was pregnant with my daughter. Cashier to the woman over 40 weeks pregnant: "You're not … Continue reading Coconut Almond No-Bake Balls
Are you living in bondage? Sometimes bondage is that which we willingly invite into our lives - dirty little secrets we hope nobody will ever find out about. The horrible words we scream at our children when we are alone with them in an empty house, that we would never use out in public or … Continue reading Freedom from Bondage