Feel Like Giving Thanks for Some Great Recipes?

Well, read on, Pilgrim! I’ve been married for 23 years, and I have cooked 22 Thanksgiving meals pretty much all by myself during that time. My mom was a FABULOUS cook. People at our church vied to get a dinner invitation to our house. But, sadly, my mom passed away 5 months after the Big […]


Caramelized Upside-Down Pear Tart

  I made this recipe, Caramelized Upside-Down Pear Tart, about three years ago for Thanksgiving. Then, I forgot about it. Then, I saw pears on sale last week at Publix grocery store. The recipe is even yummier than I remembered. There are a couple of  things that make it unique. Caramelized Pear Tart Made in […]


Blueberry Cheesecake

The last fruit of the Spirit is self-control. And why do I bring that up now? Well, if you’ve been reading my blog lately, you know that I have been doing a series of posts that involve some thoughts on the fruit of the Spirit. And self-control, the last quality listed in Galatians 5:23, might […]