Broccoli & Apple Salad

This salad is versatile, filling and tasty! Ingredients Salad 4 cups small diced broccoli florets 2 small gala apples , cored and diced 1 cup walnuts 1 cup matchstick carrots , roughly chopped 1/2 cup golden raisins or dried cranberries 1/4 cup chopped red onion Dressing 3/4 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/3 cup Mayonnaise (full fat) 1 1/2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar 3 Tbsp honey Salt Instructions For the dressing: In a medium mixing bowl whisk together … More Broccoli & Apple Salad

Contentment

Twenty-seven October 8th. It’s my birthday. I woke up to the sight of the bright sun beaming into my bedroom. I turned over and saw my son and my husband beside me still fast asleep… I smiled. I said my prayers and lingered in bed for a while. I’m a thinker. My birthday has always … More Contentment

You Are Enough

On Sunday, May 12th I will be celebrating my very first mother’s day. Becoming a mother has been a life changing experience. After having my son in February I’ve had my share of experiences. From moments of pure joy to the moments of sheer frustration. I will be honest and say that I’ve experienced a … More You Are Enough

Closet Purging

It’s Spring cleaning time! This means decluttering, rearranging and getting rid of any unused and unwanted items. I recently had my first child and during pregnancy I’m thankful that I didn’t have to purchase much maternity clothes. However the challenge I faced was post child birth. After delivering my son via C-section I discovered that … More Closet Purging

One Pot Homemade Hamburger Helper

Who knew making comfort food could be this easy? No need for multiple pots for this dish. Ingredients 1 Pound Ground Beef 1 Tablespoon Ketchup 1 Teaspoon Dijon Mustard 1 Teaspoon Hot Sauce (Optional) 1 Teaspoon Garlic Powder 1 Teaspoon Onion Powder 1/2 Teaspoon Seasoned Salt 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 1/2 Teaspoon Pepper 1 1/2 Cups Macaroni 3 1/2 Cups Broth or Water 1/2 Cup Sour Cream 2 Cups Shredded Cheddar Cheese Instructions Cook the ground beef in a large … More One Pot Homemade Hamburger Helper

Stewardship

Understanding stewardship and it’s importance from a biblical perspective What is stewardship? The Miriam-Webster dictionary defines stewardship as the “the conducting, supervising, or managing of something especially : the careful and responsible management of something entrusted to one’s care” What I would like to focus on is the latter portion of that definition. It’s one thing to … More Stewardship

Birth Story

On February 3rd 2019 at 6:23 pm our son Matthias was born. We are grateful to the Lord to allow us to have this sweet baby boy apart of our lives. During pregnancy many women are curious, fearful and perhaps worried about how labor and delivery will be. Despite all the stories we have heard, … More Birth Story