Powerful Words

Well, I’m back from a short blogging break. I have been playing catch-up with some cleaning and sorting computer files when I grab some desktop time 🙂 So, blogging dropped off the top of my to-do list for a bit. Sorry! But…I’m BACK! And today’s blog is going to be just a bit different than…

Rising Dough

Yeast. What a phenomenal creation. It is alive. Under the right conditions, it feeds on sugar and multiplies. For bread baking, yeast helps the dough grow, stretch, expand. Here’s a few facts about yeast: It has the ability converts starch in the flour to sugar for food. Without this capability, yeast would not thrive in sugar-free breads.…

Temporary Bliss

Went to my favorite camp this weekend!. I remember many campers would come to have fun and receive a “good” feeling all week. They could “get away” from all that’s going on around them at home. (we were even guilty of thinking: this is their getaway…lets make it as exciting as possible, forgetting that really…

Different Trees, Different Leaves

No two things God creates are the same. I’ve been part of many different ministries, friend groups, school and academic groups, sports teams, agricultural groups, leadership camps/conferences and other people groups. I’ve also lived in several different places at different times throughout my “young adult” life. I am always amazed at the different types of people…

View from the Cab

Over the weekend, my husband and I headed to his home farm to join in on soybean harvest. While we were combining a field on Saturday, I started to think about how the view from the combine cab is different from that of the truck cab or other areas of the farm. The driver has…