Category Archives: There’s More

Spice it Up

When one starts to cook with spices one clearly knows what one is doing. I, on the other hand, am not sure I fully know what to do with these spices.  In a “Master Chef” kind of way.  Buuut I know …

Great and Unique

He made each of us unique – there’s something different, peculiar- if you will; something special about how God made each of us.  A specific set of talents-imprinted on our hearts, felt in our spirits- that must be realized and …

Persimmons in the city

Persimmons could be considered my favorite fruit.  On a scale of 1 to 10 they’re a strong 9.  Okay… let’s say 8 and a half, right alongside watermelons and just below that one point for fruit I’ve yet to discover! …

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The 411 on Coffee

This should be interesting.  In full disclosure I must let you know that– I’m a tea kind of gal.  I’ll open with that, and aim to be as unbiased as possible.  My first contact with coffee was, of course, as …


It was Julia.  Julia Child, who introduced me to butter.  Well maybe not, it was my mom who first asked me to whip butter into some cake mix or somethin’.  See?…I can’t even remember.  But it was Julia who first painted …

Dreams and Purpose

Monday is not an easy one for a lot of people. But let’s smile, in thanks, for the blessing that is our life.  This week let’s go after the dreams God’s placed in our hearts!  Any step, toward our purpose, is …

All the berries

Strawberries!  Raspberries!! Blueberries!!! Blackberries!!!! These are the usual suspects on my plate- the bad boys of the berry club.  I was zooming through Downtown LA when I saw these beauties just hanging out at Mando’s vendor stand at a Farmer’s market, off …

Still beautiful

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Beauty Truth Heart

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