The Big Diet Myth

The Big Diet Myth

I was never big on New Year's resolutions until about two years ago. Gross as it may be, I used to only floss my teeth right before going to the dentist for a cleaning.  I would inevitably get the speech of "you should floss regularly for healthy blah blah blah."  But...

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Spiessbraten, Idar-Oberstein Style!

Spiessbraten, Idar-Oberstein Style!

When you are in Manhattan the choices for a 5-star meal exists around nearly every corner.  But when my Chief Travel Mate and I were reminiscing with friends, Catherine and Russ about Russ's awesome 4-ingredient Spiessbraten ... well, it didn't make sense to go...

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Tortellini and Shrimp

Tortellini and Shrimp

As soon as Thanksgiving dinner is in our review mirror and before we start eating leftovers (or turkey noodle soup or turkey and rice casserole) I am ready for pasta, shrimp, beef, anything quick and easy. Enter ... Shrimp Tortellini! This incredible recipe meets my...

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Morning Prayer and Evening Dinner

Morning Prayer and Evening Dinner

Recently I had the privilege of spending time with my friend Sharron and staying overnight in her lovely home on Old Hickory Lake, Tennessee!  After a wonderful night of sleep, I woke to this beautiful sunrise.  My iPhone didn't take as good a picture as my camera...

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Oh My Goodness, Where Do I Start?

Oh My Goodness, Where Do I Start?

Happy September 1, 2017!  It has been 10 months since I stopped blogging and as I sit at my computer my heart is beating extra fast at the excitement of writing again for My Daily Bread Body and Soul. The past 10 months have been filled with many blessings as I...

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Summer’s Bounty Quiche

Summer’s Bounty Quiche

From a recent visit to our friends in Sewanee we came away with armloads of fresh out-of-their-garden produce! We don't have a garden this year and the summer's bounty was such a lovely gift!  I did the usual cucumber and onion salad,  a luscious southern squash...

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Friends Hot Chicken Salad

Friends Hot Chicken Salad

This recipe for hot chicken salad reminds me so much of my new favorite veggie casserole!  Before you think I've mixed up my fowl and my veggies let me explain.  Every once in a while I eat something that I just can't get enough of.  It is usually when lots of people...

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Easy Peasy Cheeseburger Pie

Easy Peasy Cheeseburger Pie

Last week I asked my husband what he wanted for dinner. I was out of ideas and was hoping he had a hankering for something I hadn't fixed in a while.  His answer surprised and dismayed me.  "How about hamburgers on the grill?" he said.  Ugh.  I asked him what he...

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The Gift of Time

The Gift of Time

Today I was given a beautiful gift. The gift of time.  For many of us our daily calendars fill up with running from place to place. From task to task.  UP and out of the house early, in and out of the car, home again and then off to a meeting or the grocery store! So...

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