Bugged by God

When is the last time God bugged you about something? It happens to me a lot. He really can be like a worrisome parent. Perhaps that’s because sometimes I act like a lazy or disobedient child. He has a way of reminding us of that one thing that just isn’t right in our lives, doesn’t … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Pudding Cake

What could be better than a warm chocolate cake to celebrate Valentine’s Day or just to celebrate chocolate? I made it the other day and we love it. In fact, I will not be responsible if you eat too much. LOVE TO ALL! Valentine’s Day Chocolate Pudding Cake 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup cocoa ¾ tsp. … Continue reading

The Sad Side of Happiness – Crumbs

(Note: If you missed the post that preceded this one, check out The Sad Side of Happiness on Devosanddumplings.wordpress.com)   “The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions, and not on our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we … Continue reading

The Sad Side of Happiness

  “I just want my children to be happy.” How many times have you heard someone say that? Or perhaps, you’ve said it yourself. Of course, happiness is not a bad thing; who wouldn’t want to be happy? But, it’s just not enough. Depending on the source, happiness can be elusive, conditional and possibly short-lived. … Continue reading

Raisin Oat Muffins

Try this recipe for yummy muffins. I made a batch and froze what was left individually. So now we can pull a couple from the freezer, thaw in the microwave  and enjoy them on the spot! I cut the recipe from the American Profile section of our paper. Kudos to Hazel Nute, Tacoma, Washington Raisin Oat Muffins  … Continue reading

On Our Way to Glory – People to See

In last week’s post, we talked about God’s plan to take us to glory. (On Our Way to Glory – Things to Do) The truth of the plan is simple enough for a child to understand. But it’s also profound enough to capture the minds of the wisest of men. According to Unger’s Bible Dictionary, … Continue reading

7-layer Potato Skins

Here’s a delicious recipe I saw in The Journal (a Seneca, SC paper). It’s a great one to serve during the Super Bowl. The recipe is long, but easy to make. It’s sure to bring rave reviews, regardless of who wins the game. 7-Layer Potato Skins          8 medium potatoes 2 tblsp. vegetable oil, divided 2 … Continue reading