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Southwest Chicken Enchilada Pie Recipe {Monday Meals}

Southwest Chicken Enchilada Pie Recipe {Monday Meals}

During the winter months, I crave comfort food. What about you? This recipe is a family favorite . . . everyone (kids included) loves it. Right before I left for El Salvador, I planned to make chicken enchiladas. Only this time, I had a problem. I forgot to buy the tortillas and didn’t want to… Continue Reading

Easter Treats – Birds Nests {Monday Meals}

Easter Treats – Birds Nests {Monday Meals}

I still remember the first time we made Easter bird nests.  Hunter & I were making them.  He loved forming the mixture into nests . . . and eating them afterwards.  Yesterday I told Hunter & Gentry I needed to make bird nests for my blog.  They both grinned at me and reminded me how… 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

Best Cinnamon Roll Recipe From Scratch {Monday Meals}

Best Cinnamon Roll Recipe From Scratch {Monday Meals}

Last week I shared our VBS snack for teaching diligence.  Our Bible story was about Ruth, who diligently gathered wheat sheaves to provide for her & Naomi. So, I decided to make cinnamon rolls to remind the kids of the wheat Naomi diligently gathered. Here’s the yummy recipe – Best Cinnamon Roll Recipe from scratch… Continue Reading

How to Make Angel Biscuits {Monday Meals}

How to Make Angel Biscuits {Monday Meals}

Angel biscuits are one of our family favorites.  In fact, we’ll be making them for my dad & mom’s birthday brunch this Saturday. When Jesse joined our family (as our son-in-law), he told Ashley how much he loved my angel biscuits. When we had friends over to watch the New England Patriots, they asked for… Continue Reading

Breakfast Pie – Breakfast Casserole Recipes {Monday Meals}

Breakfast Pie – Breakfast Casserole Recipes {Monday Meals}

Last week I was in Washington D.C. with our local Chamber of Commerce. It was a wonderful trip & I learned so many lessons from lobbying and listening to outstanding speakers.  My favorites were Congressman Paul Ryan, Senator Ted Cruz, Congressman Kevin McCarthy and (of course) my own Congressman Bill Flores.  Thanks to Congressman Flores‘… Continue Reading

(in)Real Life Conference & Chocolate Fondue Recipe {Monday Meals}

(in)Real Life Conference & Chocolate Fondue Recipe {Monday Meals}

We had an awesome time at (in) Real Life conference this past Saturday. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, read on.  If you do, I hope you’ll be encouraged from the Lord through this post. (in)RL is a conference that comes to you. Women around the globe host a time on Saturday where… Continue Reading

Christmas Around the World – St. Lucia Buns

Christmas Around the World – St. Lucia Buns

Friday is St Lucia’s Day, so why not make Lucia’s Buns.  It’s a tradition in Sweden and another fun Christmas Around the World homeschooling activity.  Our family made these often, especially when our kids were at home. You can get a traditional recipe from One Perfect Bite Or, try our easy, make-ahead version.  We make… Continue Reading

Bleu Cheese Steak for Father’s Day {Monday Meals}

Bleu Cheese Steak for Father’s Day {Monday Meals}

We celebrated Father’s Day early with Ashley, Jesse & Gentry. Since we had all been at my parent’s farm, we stopped at Brenham on the way home Saturday night.  Ashley & Jesse headed to Austin, while Gentry & I followed Steve to Bryan.  Hunter is working at Sky Ranch and joined us by phone. Steve… Continue Reading

inRL Meetup & Stuffed French Toast {Monday Meals}

inRL Meetup & Stuffed French Toast {Monday Meals}

A few weeks ago I wrote about friendship & community. This past Saturday, several women joined Susan Huffman & I for coffee (& stuffed french toast & chocolate dipping station) to talk about this very subject. Susan is one of my dearest friends who has “stayed” with me through thick & thin. We watched a… Continue Reading