Monthly Archives: November 2010

For this I am thankful, Day 12

Today I am thankful for a home to live in, a heater to keep us warm at night during the cold months (and an a/c to keep us cool during the hot months), and shelter from the elements. I’m thankful … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful, Day 11

Today I am thankful for the whispermill grain mill and Bosch Universal mixer that I was blessed with 10 years ago. And the ability to make wonderful homemade, whole grain nourishing baked goods for my family.

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Menu Plan Week of 11/14/2010

If you would like to see other blogger’s menu plans for this week please visit Laura’s blog at Organizing Junkies . Breakfasts: Oatmeal Granola with milk or yogurt Toast Fruit English muffins Eggs Waffles (choice of pumpkin or belgian) Muffins … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful, Day 10

Today I am thankful for the freedom’s that we still have in this country. The freedom to worship the One and True God in a church building that isn’t under scrutiny of government and military and doesn’t have to be … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful, Day 9

Today I am thankful for the friends that the Lord has put into our lives. God has blessed our family with awesome friends that love us unconditionally! For the past 21 years we have had some amazing friends and most … Continue reading

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My Grandma’s Persimmon Cookies

Yesterday I made some persimmon cookies, my Grandma’s persimmon cookies.  I revamped her original recipe about 10 years ago to include whole grain flour and natural sweeteners.  Here is what I wrote/revamped 10 years ago, and made yesterday for the … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful, Day 8

Today I am thankful for the baby of our family. r has always made us laugh, she’s silly, goofy, and loves her family so very much. She’s a sensitive little girl and desires nothing more than to please her God … Continue reading

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My favorite Marine…THANK YOU and Happy Veteran’s Day

This is a picture of the man of my dreams, my favorite Marine (circa 1985ish) and my hero! Thank you to all who serve, have served, and have sacrificed so much including your lives so that our family has the … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful, Day 7

Today I am thankful for my middle daughter. H is so very precious! She is fun, funny, full of life, spunky, and loves the Lord with all of her heart. Thank you Lord, for giving us our H, and H … Continue reading

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Pork Carnitas

A few years ago we went to dinner at one of the mexican restaurants in our downtown.  I ordered the pork carnitas and it was DELICIOUS!  It had a citrus-y flavor to it, and I have never forgotten about it.  … Continue reading

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