1. Sweet ‘n Spicy Mustard Sauce 2. Cheese Apples

This week, I’m sharing two recipes.  The mustard sauce is delicious with ham and our family loves the cheese apple dish, which  complements either ham or pork chops.  Enjoy!    Sweet ‘n Spicy Mustard Sauce (makes 1 1/4 cups)        1/2 cup sugar 2 egg yolks 2 tbsp. dry mustard 2 tbsp. all-purpose flour 1 cup evaporated milk, … Continue reading

Crumbs – Positive Faith Pursues Potential

                                                                      “The price of excellence is discipline.  The cost of mediocrity is disappointment.”   William Arthur Ward  “There are countless ways of attaining greatness, but any road to reaching one’s maximum potential must be built on a bedrock of respect for the individual, a commitment to excellence, and a rejection of mediocrity.”  Buck Rogers                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “It … Continue reading

Positive Faith Pursues Potential

      One of my greatest concerns is that I’ll come to the end of my life—look back on it—and say, “Well, that was mediocre.” I want to live a life of excellence, and I’m sure you do, as well. If so, let’s consider together what it will take to pursue our God-given potential in this lifetime. … Continue reading

Skillet Mushroom Medley – Positive Faith is Personal

  This is one of my personal favorites.  Served with a salad and bread, it makes a cozy lunch for four.  And it’s quick and easy! 1/2 lb. fresh mushrooms 1 lb. sweet Italian sausage 1/2 lb. hot dogs 1 lb. can whole white onions, drained 1 green pepper, cut in strips 8 or more … Continue reading

Crumbs – Positive Faith is Personal

” . . . The call of God is not just for a select few but for everyone. Whether I hear God’s call or not depends on the condition of my ears, and exactly what I hear depends upon my spiritual attitude.” Oswald Chambers – My Utmost for His Highest                                                                                                            Concerning our journey to positive … Continue reading

Positive Faith is Personal

    Positive faith has no grandchildren. It can’t be inherited.  Nor is it a commodity that can be borrowed or stolen. The call to board this train to positive faith included us all, but we made the decision individually to take the trip. It’s as if God, the conductor of the faith train stood on … Continue reading

Spinach Salad – Boarding the Train to Positive Faith

  A family favorite and great to take to pot luck dinners. 1 lb. fresh spinach 1/2 head lettuce 1/2 lb. bacon 1 1/2 cups large curd cottage cheese 1/4 cup sugar 1 tblsp. onion juice or 2 tblsp. finely chopped onion or onion flakes 1 cup salad oil 1/3 cup cider vinegar 1 tsp. … Continue reading

Crumbs for Boarding the Train to Positive Faith

“Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental conduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.”  … Continue reading

Boarding the Train to Positive Faith

    Have you ever boarded a train of thought, only to wonder if you’re on the right track?  One afternoon, I tuned into a talk show featuring various experts on getting the most out of life through positive thinking.  One person had written a book on how to heal oneself.  Another author/life coach offered suggestions … Continue reading

Taco Soup for Embracing the New Year

This TacoSoup is delicious and perfect for eating in front of the fire on New Year’s Eve.  It’s easy to make and gets rave reviews!  Enjoy! 1 lb. ground chuck 1 onion chopped 1 package Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing 1 package McCormicks Taco Seasoning Mix 1 can red kidney beans 1 can hominy 1 can Rotel … Continue reading