Could this be our last…

Could this be our last...

This Sunday, one of our pastors was teaching on 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 and he began with this quote from their previous pastor:   “Could this be our last Christmas before we are caught up together with the Lord?”   That was very thought-provoking for me.  I think about that concept in regard to my joys […]

Doubled Eggs – A family favorite!

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Doubled Eggs are a favorite in our family…both in our home and with my brothers and sister and parents. They are welcomed and quickly gobbled up at any gathering and so, so easy to make.   I just made them for a Thanksgiving appetizer and this time it was even easier…I used my KitchenAid Mixer […]

Loaded Baked Potato Nachos

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Loaded Baked Potato Nachos…doesn’t that sound good? I dreamed this “assembled” recipe up when we were eating Lays Wavy Potato Chips the other day. They are so nice and thick and crispy that I began thinking that they would make delicious nachos. And, once that thought came, I went even further and thought…how about using […]

Old Home, New Family

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Our old home has a new family. We have moved. We are SO excited to have begun our new adventure…especially because it has been so evident that God has moved us here. The sale of our home is almost finalized and I am feeling a little nostalgic so I wanted to share a few photos […]

Studying Your Spouse – 10 Things I Have Learned About my Husband

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How are you at studying your spouse? I am thankful for growth in this area. One thing I have learned in my short 5 years of marriage is that each new phase in your lives together gives you a new glimpse into the heart of your spouse. When you first meet, you are learning at […]

Butterscotch Toffee Oatmeal Cookies and #OXOGoodCookies


This past week I was inspired to make a cookie to kick off the fall season and these Butterscotch Toffee Oatmeal Cookies fit the bill! Butterscotch, toffee, pecans and oatmeal…score! Today I am partnering with OXOGoodCookies in their Cookies for Kids Cancer Program. It is an honor to work with this great company! They even […]

50+ Family-Favorite Thanksgiving Sides

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I am preparing for my favorite holiday with 50+ Family-Favorite Thanksgiving Sides. Nothing like planning ahead! Are you ready? School has started and the air is turning crisp…that means that one of my favorite holidays is fast approaching!!! I can’t wait to gather with family and remember God’s faithfulness throughout the year! And, of course, […]