Face Time with God – Pt. 6 Finding Peace in an Uncertain World

We live in uncertain times. It seems as if the world is spinning out of control. Natural, as well as man-made disasters are on the rise around the globe. America is no longer the safe haven it once was. The threat of terrorism casts a dark shadow over our land and in our hearts. If … Continue reading

Cheese/Bacon Appetizer

Springtime. Special friends. Eating. Laughing. Sharing stories. Friday night on the back porch. Savoring life. Yummy appetizer, grilled hotdogs and apple pie. Does it get any better than this? Here’s my friend Jackie’s recipe. So good it was gone in a flash! Cheese/Bacon Appetizer  1 – 8 oz. pkg cream cheese softened 1/2 cup mayonnaise … Continue reading

Crumbs – Stepping into the Ring Face Time with God, Pt. 5

“The least productive people are usually the ones who are most in favor of holding meetings.” Thomas Sowell                                                           “You are a product of what you do daily. Having daily quiet times with God is the best investment into your all round success in life. Quiet time is the time you spend in God’s presence, … Continue reading

Face Time with God – Pt. 5, Stepping into the Ring

On any given day, what does it take for you to be productive? Physically and mentally? Are you always ready to step into the ring of life, ready for battle? No? Me either. I need lots of determination, energy and focus.  And that’s just to get up in the morning. I’ll be honest with you. … Continue reading

Zesty Quinoa Salad

  You must try this recipe! One day, I needed to use the cilantro I had in the fridge. I found this recipe on the internet, and I’ve made it twice in the last couple of weeks.  It’s really tasty as a side dish warmed or chilled as a salad.  By the way, my husband likes it and that’s … Continue reading

Crumbs – From Introduction to Intimacy – Face Time with God, Pt 4

“There are defining moments in your life where the road ahead of you takes questionable turns but if God is your GPS you will never  be lost.” Unknown                   “If I had not lived until I was 90, I would not have been able to write this book, God knows what other potentials lurk … Continue reading

Face Time with God – Pt. 4, From Introduction to Intimacy

Remember Moses? He’s the guy who met God in what turned out to be the defining moment of his life. As for God, His eye had been on Moses long before the burning bush incident. From the birth canal to the bulrushes to the back side of the desert, God protected and prepared Moses to … Continue reading

Crumbs for Face Time with God – Pt. 3, Expectations

   “Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore. . . .” Dorothy in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz   “If I ever go looking for my heart’s desire again, I won’t look any further than my own back yard. Because if it isn’t there, I never really lost it to begin with. There’s … Continue reading

Face Time with God – Pt. 3, Expectations

What do we expect as we approach our face times with God? Are we like Dorothy, who bumps her head and ends up in the strange Land of Oz? With great anticipation, she begins her search for the Wizard. Perhaps he can show her the way back to Kansas.  Three unlikely friends join her on the yellow brick … Continue reading

Salmon and Strawberry Salsa

In the past, I’ve cooked fish because it’s good for us. But since I discovered this recipe, I now love it and serve it at least once a week, sometimes twice. When strawberries are available, I keep the salsa on hand. When I don’t have fresh chives and cilantro, I use the dried kind. And if … Continue reading