Our Favorite Comfort Foods

Did you know that December 5 is National Comfort Food day? It’s also International Ninja Day and National Blue Jeans day, but feel free to overlook those crazy little celebrations for a much bigger one that involves food! Should you feel led to wear blue jeans or...

Quick and Easy Risotto

This time of year equals all things warm, cozy, and hearty to keep us sane during winter in Minnesota. Although the weather has been mild so far, I am looking for healthy, easy meals that last more than one dinner because–let’s get real–momma wants to get...

5 Tips for Meal Planning (and Saving)!

I’ve always been a planner, and although there are many times this has worked to my detriment, one area it has helped me considerably is in planning our family’s weekly meals. After years of providing foster care and having as many as six kids in our home, I’ve...

Eating Out – Missionary Style

Over the years I’ve been on several mission trips. The standard on a mission trip in regards to food is that if someone you are staying with, or the group you are ministering to, serves it, you eat it. If it appears that it might make you puke, you politely say,...