Let me set the stage here: I had a pumpkin patiently sitting on my counter for about a month and an array of spices to choose from in my cabinet. I was tempted to remake my cheesy butternut squash soup using pumpkin, but I decided to branch out. I followed the cooking outline from my… Continue reading Curried Pumpkin Soup
Whether you think Genesis 1 is a literal narrative story or a symbolic depiction of the Earth’s beginnings, you cannot deny that Genesis 1 beautifully illustrates the incredible nature of the Creator and his desire for his creation to thrive. “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless… Continue reading Human Flourishing
I have come to a halt in my walk with the church, and I cannot go any further without revealing myself completely. I have prayed and meditated about this for a long while, and I cannot bear the silence any longer. I would rather be known and rejected than accepted for my façade. I see… Continue reading Broken Silence
I don’t have a lot of recipes on breakfast because I’m usually pretty simple: smoothie or oatmeal in the morning. That’s what I like best. Recently, though, I had company over for breakfast, so I cooked up a feast! It went so well, y’all. I made pancakes, chickpea loaf, baked potato pieces, and fresh-pressed orange… Continue reading Breakfast of Champions!
Happy holidays, y’all! Since it just got real with the cold weather where I live in Texas, I thought this would be a good time to post a warm, hearty, spicy stew big enough for the whole family to enjoy (I now have chili for days). It’s a really versatile recipe, so if you want… Continue reading 3-Bean Chili