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come and cool my tongue

Have you ever been really thirsty? I’m talking like really thirsty. There’s an old Bible song that says: “Stick your finger in the water, come and cool my tongue.” Have you ever been so...

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the edge of tomorrow

We’ve all pondered the thought before… “If only I could know what was going to happen, if only I could know how it will all turn out, if only I could just see the...

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apricots with coconut butter and cinnamon

So, it’s Monday. I don’t know about you, but on a Monday – and a Monday after a holiday weekend no less – sometimes I need a little something sweet to brighten my day…...

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for freedom

When I think about the 4th of July, I think about freedom. And when I think about freedom, I am reminded of a sweet story about Abraham Lincoln I once heard. The story goes...

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decent man. unique chance.

This excerpt in my Bible in 1 Kings jumped out to me. It reads: “Politicians who run on a platform of reform often, when they attain power, act depressingly like the corrupt leaders they...

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jersey boys

I saw a screening of Jersey Boys last night. It was amazing. I have a special place in my heart for all of those songs as I grew up listening to my dad sing...

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roasted kabocha squash

I don’t know how I lived my life thus far without knowing what a Kabocha squash was. But on a recent search for acorn squash at Whole Foods, I stumbled upon this little gem...

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from the inside out

I took zyrtec every day for fifteen years. Pretty certain that can’t be healthy. Quite certain it wasn’t cheap. I tried to ween myself off for years, but each time my throat would itch like...

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does your “clean” diet cause cancer?

This is a question everyone should ask… I didn’t know I even needed to ask it until my sister sent me this article entitled: “Watch out for this carcinogen in your organic food.” For me, particularly,...