Chicken Marsala

Chicken, Dinner, Food, Tasty Tuesday

Juicy, tangy, succulent. Those words are synonymous with Chicken Marsala.  Cooking chicken – in an edible fashion – is by far not my specialty. Not even close. We’re more “beef” eaters than chicken, partly because of how poorly I can cook chicken. But I’m trying and making toddler strides. {P.S. I found the better picture and added it […]

October 15, 2013

Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry {A Book Review}

Book Review

A few friends of mine have mentioned over the years how much they love Wendell Berry books. I’d listen with curious attention but hesitated to try one for myself in case their high praise didn’t pull through for me. This summer I was in the library scanning the shelves, hoping my next read would jump […]

October 14, 2013

I believe in God because I can’t prove He exists

faith, I believe, Random

Picking back up from the reasons why I believe in God with number 4: Mystery. There are things that we can’t explain. There is so much we know about the world and so much we have yet to discover. It’s amazing to think about all the scientific advancements we have made throughout human history and even more […]

October 13, 2013

Is Praying for the Poor “Enough”?

faith, Thoughtful Thursday

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the “poor” and how to serve them – as we are called to do and should do.  It seems the more I pray about it and think about the more I desire to do something tangible to help the “poor” in a more direct way – not just sending money here and […]

October 10, 2013

5 Favorite Pinterest Finds {Fall decorating}

5 Favorites, Around the House

Ok, ok I’ll relent and admit it’s not summer or spring anymore and allow myself to finally start thinking of decorating the house for fall. Before I do it in real life, I’ll snoop around Pinterest for ideas. Here are five of my favorite ideas I’ve found so far that might bee simple enough even […]

October 8, 2013