Healthy Almond Ricotta Bread Pudding (Dessert for Two)

People, people – I think this could be the BEST thing I have EVER made.  Let me set the scene.  I have been feeling crummy the last few days.  I came home after picking the girls up from school and laid them down for naps.  I was needing something comforting and yummy.  Solution #1 –… 

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Simple Homemade Candied Pecans (using maple syrup)

Last night, we had a group of students over who are going with Jonathan on a spring break missions trip to Jamaica. Jamaica has approximately 2,500 deaf children. Mission To the World in partnership with CCCD (Caribbean Christian Center for the Deaf) hosts teams at four different project sites. Three of these are CCCD school… 

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Chicken Florentine Casserole

This past weekend the pastor’s wives of our church gathered to glean wisdom from a woman who is so very dear to me and 30 years our senior (she would kill me if she saw that!).  She sat and talked to us about raising children, serving husbands in ministry and the ups and downs of… 

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Whole Wheat Apple Oat Mini Muffins

Once a month I help coordinate a Mug N’ Muffin get together for the women of our church.  It’s such a good time.  Everyone brings their favorite mug and we provide the coffee and muffins.  This month I experimented over and over and over again with muffin recipes but hadn’t found one that I was… 

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