Angel Hair Shrimp Bake

This recipe came from my neighbor Cathy. She says it’s delicious. I’m looking forward to trying it. Perhaps you’ll want to make it for your family. Angel Hair Shrimp Bake                    1 package (9 ounces) refrigerated angel hair pasta 1 ½ pounds uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined ¾ cup crumbled feta cheese ½ cup shredded Swiss … Continue reading

Help, I’ve Fallen and Can’t Get Up!

We’ve all seen the commercial ad infinitum. A lady falls down the steps, can’t get up and has no way to call for help. If only she’d had the little gizmo around her neck to buzz for help. When told about a suggested service, she protests with “But that’s for old people.” Meanwhile, her loving daughter … Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Here’s another recipe from Taste of Home’s Everyday Light Meals. Only 86 calories a cookie and delicious. Rave reveiws from all who ate them, including my husband.                         Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies Prep/Total Time: 25 min. 1 cup chunky peanut butter 1/4 cup canola oil 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 … Continue reading

Crumbs – The Age of Narcissism – Putting Self in its Proper Place

      “The word narcissism comes from the Greek myth of Narcissus. Narcissus was a handsome Greek youth who rejected the desperate advances of the nymph Echo. As punishment, he was doomed to fall in love with his own reflection in a pool of water. Unable to consummate his love, Narcissus ‘lay gazing enraptured into the pool, … Continue reading

The Age of Narcissism: Putting Self in its Proper Place

Keith Campbell, Head of the Department of Psychology at the University of Georgia, has come to a conclusion. After 15 years of research, the professor says narcissism is on the rise. “A lot of the cultural changes have to do with self-esteem and putting the self at the center of things.” (Quote from The University … Continue reading

Easy Sauerbraten-Style Meat Loaf

My friend Kathy in Delaware shared this recipe with me. It’s a delicious, easy to assemble alternative to the German specialty. There’s nothing like a good meat loaf. Comfort food, don’t you think?      Easy Sauerbraten-Style Meat Loaf  2 beaten eggs 1 cup gingersnap crumbs 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/2 cup shredded carrot 3 Tbsp. dried … Continue reading

Crumbs – Why Do We Need the Holy Spirit?

  “Through the centuries, men have displayed many different symbols to show that they are Christians. They have worn marks in the lapels of their coats, hung chains about their necks, even had special haircuts. . .There is a much better sign. . . a universal mark that is to last through all the ages … Continue reading

Why Do We Need the Holy Spirit?

Years ago, I heard a speaker pose a sobering question. “If you were on trial for being a Christian, would there be enough evidence to convict you?” I wonder how the trial would go. Would I be quick to defend myself? I belong to a church. I own a Bible. I’ve been baptized. I pray. I give. Would the prosecutor cross-examine me? What … Continue reading

Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

You’ll love this cake! Our niece, Norma Jean in Wilmington, Delaware served this last week. It was delicious. Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake                    (Makes: 12 servings Hands-On Time: 40 minutes Total Time: 4 hr. 10 min. Garnish the frosting with extra toasted pecans.) Cream Cheese Filling: 1 (8oz.) package cream cheese, softened ¼ cup butter, softened … Continue reading