HOPE

I think sometimes we use the word hope to replace the word want , like what we want to happen. When this is done, it makes the word hope loose all of its power especially from the Biblical context. This world makes the word hope all about me, me, me. It is all about what […]

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Cookie Day: Cream Cheese Pecan Sandies

While others are out shopping early in the morning on Black Friday, my step dad’s family is having what we like to call Cookie Day! Each person coming to cookie day makes a cookie and they bring enough for each person to have a dozen of the cookie they brought. Then the day of, we […]

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Books I can’t wait to read!

I love to read…my dream vacation would be anything that would just let me sit on a beach all day reading! But, right now I don’t have as much time to read for fun, so I will sit here and put some of the books on my really long reading list on a blog post […]

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LOVE

Our society loves the idea of love. Especially in the Christmas season it seems as though the season is about love. The things that comes to mind most with this idea is Hallmark Movies. I know I really like Hallmark Christmas movies, they are all about love, and make you feel warm and ready for […]

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Welcome to Advent

We are officially on the countdown to Christmas! As we are planning with our family and friends, making lists of what we want, making lists of what we need to buy for others, and so much else…we often forget the real reason for the season…Jesus. This countdown to Christmas is also known as the season […]

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Friday Food Day: Sugar Cookies: Gluten and Dairy Free

  Gluten and Dairy Free Sugar Cookies 2 cups all-purpose gluten free flour (Phillsbury) 1 teaspoon corn starch ¾ teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt ½ cup granulated sugar 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 1 egg 8 tablespoon lactose free butter (Blue Bonnet) 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract   Mix all the dry ingredients together. Then […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas

I always have the hardest time shopping for certain people for Christmas. I also have the hardest time coming up with ideas of the things I can get multiple people. Here are just a few of my ideas of Christmas gifts. A journaling set: Journaling has become very popular lately, and I always find that […]

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