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A Birthday Prayer for the USA

  Our Heavenly Father, We thank you today for our nation and the freedoms we enjoy here — especially the freedom to worship you without fear. We thank you for the vision you gave and the success you granted to our forefathers who desired “one nation under God.” We thank you for all who have […]

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Moist and Delicious Grilled Pork Chops

Are you are planning a cook-out for summer celebrations, including Fourth of July? Why not try something other than hamburgers and hotdogs? Paige Redwine shared this recipe for moist and delicious grilled pork chops–she says it’s a “keeper”.  Sounds good to us! We tried this recipe about 10 years ago and it’s been a keeper ever […]

Categories : Cooking, Entrees, News, Recipes
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Quick Tip: Grilled Meats

Remove grilled meats to a plate or platter and let them rest, tented with aluminum foil, for about 10 minutes before cutting. This allows the natural juices to redistribute.    

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Meals Made Easier With Freezer Cooking!

As a new wife, working two jobs while helping put my husband through graduate school, I learned a brilliant method for making sure we still had a home-cooked meal most nights: Freezer Cooking. Now back in that day, when I had no children and my dearest friend had only one little daughter, we were adventurous […]

Categories : Cooking, Home, News
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The Car Jar

START YOUR ENGINES! Its summer and that means driving for vacations, “day-cations,”  “stay-cations” and summer activities of all kinds. Although this post was written for everyday driving, Steph’s idea of a car jar would also work well for vacations that involve time in the car. The consequences (you’ll find these in Steph’s post) would have to be […]

Categories : Family, News, Parenting
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Honor the Father in Your Home

“Dad, what are you getting mom for Mother’s Day?” “Oh, nothing. She’s not my mother.” This was an exchange between my dad and me when I was a child.   I remember not liking my dad’s reason behind his neglect of a gift for my mom.   I sensed then as a child, and I know now as a wife […]

Categories : Father's Day, Marriage, News
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