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Sweet and Spicy Shrimp Recipe {Monday Meals}

Sweet and Spicy Shrimp Recipe {Monday Meals}

Last weekend I spoke at Teach Them Diligently in Atlanta. On the first evening, I met my brother-in-law & sister-in-law for dinner at PF Changs.  By the time I arrived, they already had lettuce wraps.  Oh, so yummy! When I got home, I was working on a menu for this week & saw a recipe… Continue Reading

Easter Snacks & Lessons for Kids

Easter Snacks & Lessons for Kids

On our last day of Bible School in El Salvador, we are telling the story of Easter, by using colors. I found this from a variety of Easter lessons for kids on Danielle’s Place of Crafts. The kids are coloring a stained glass sheet, one color at a time. Robyn used each color to tell… Continue Reading

Easy Soft Pretzel Recipe {Monday Meals}

Easy Soft Pretzel Recipe {Monday Meals}

In our SHIP El Salvador Bible school last week, I discovered that the pretzel is the symbol of prayer. So, we used pretzels as a snack in our Palm Sunday lesson with the kids.  In our Palm Sunday lesson, we talked about ways to worship God, which includes prayer. These pretzels are super-easy to make…. Continue Reading

Low Fat Chicken Recipes – Pecan Chicken Salad {Monday Meals}

Low Fat Chicken Recipes – Pecan Chicken Salad {Monday Meals}

I’ve been inspired to try some new recipes, recently.  I found a chicken taco recipe in Southern Living and decided to adapt it to Pecan Chicken Salad. I’m excited to add it to my low fat chicken recipes, as I’ve been trying to watch my weight. Steve & I enjoyed this so much. It was… Continue Reading

Irish Stew Recipe {Monday Meals}

Irish Stew Recipe {Monday Meals}

I cooked this Irish Stew recipe for St Patrick’s Day last year. It was a cold day & perfect comfort food.  If there’s still a chill in the air where you live, try this Irish Stew recipe – your family will love it. Simmer 1 hour Simmer another hour When I serve the Irish stew… Continue Reading

Celebrate Dr Seuss Birthday with Dr Seuss Party Food {Weekend Links}

Celebrate Dr Seuss Birthday with Dr Seuss Party Food {Weekend Links}

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve wanted to create this blog post with lots of fun food ideas to celebrate Dr Seuss birthday on March 2nd. Well, life got in the way and his birthday is tomorrow. So, I’m going to share some of the party food ideas from other bloggers. If you aren’t… Continue Reading

Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe {Monday Meals}

Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe {Monday Meals}

This is a family favorite.  Everyone loves chicken enchilada casserole & it was one of the first meals my daughters learned to cook. Only 6 ingredients…It’s so easy! We had it yesterday for Sunday lunch.  Gentry was in town, so Hunter, Ashley & Jesse joined us.  All I had to do was add rice, can… Continue Reading

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake – Valentines Day Desserts {Monday Meals}

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake – Valentines Day Desserts {Monday Meals}

Steve sang at a Benjamin Knox Wine Depot on Valentine’s night, so we didn’t have a regular Valentines.  When we got home on Saturday night, we had Hot Fudge Pudding Cake waiting for us as our Valentines Day Dessert. We took a few bites and saved the rest for our Sunday lunch dessert. It was… Continue Reading

Valentines Day Desserts Recipes {Monday Meals}

Valentines Day Desserts Recipes {Monday Meals}

In January, I made a yummy snack for our Bible study.  All the young moms were asking me for the recipe, so I thought I’d mention it here.  It could be one of your perfect Valentines Day desserts this year. If you want the recipe for our Valentines Day Treats – Puppy Chow, click here…. Continue Reading

Oreo Turkey Cookies & Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Oreo Turkey Cookies & Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Gratitude Card 18: Send a card to another mom For years we have made these turkey cookies with our family. I found another FUN cookie to make at Thanksgiving…Pilgrim hats with Reese’s. Of course, my daughter loves tradition and told me she would be making turkey cookies. So, I guess I’ll be taking ingredients for… Continue Reading