All’s Fair in Love and Shopping

I must confess, when I started writing this blog I never would have believed that my love letter to Aldi post would have been the most popular one so far.  I guess people take their grocery shopping seriously.  In all fairness, I am also a huge fan of Wegmans, a local grocery store chain in …

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Cook Like a Rockstar!

I must confess, certain dishes bring to mind wonderful memories.  Doesn't that happen to you, too, especially when smelling the aroma of sauce cooking, cookies baking, or grilling in the 'hood (I'm always hoping that amazing smell is coming from my home).  Aren't you instantly transported back to a time or place when you smelled …

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The Never Ending Battle

I must confess, my love of food has caused me weight issues over the years.  I seem to lose and regain the same fifteen pounds over and over again.  Most everything I like to eat isn't really good for me and I blame my mother for my insatiable sweet tooth and affinity for baked goods. …

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Dear Aldi, I Love You

I must confess, I'm a huge fan of Aldi.  I've always been a fan, but lately my crush has turned into an all out love affair.  While Wegman's will always be my first true love, Aldi is quickly stealing all the feelings  Why?  Aldi has been seriously improving the quality, selection, and ease of shopping …

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Consistent Inconsistency

I must confess, I struggle to pray consistently.  I can relate to Mike Yaconelli when he writes in his book, Messy Spirituality, that the only constant in his spiritual life is his inconsistency.  What's so important in my life that I can't get a regular prayer routine going?  When things are going rough I seem to ALWAYS …

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Food is My Love Language…

I must confess, I love food.  All of it.  Cooking it.  Serving it.  Eating it.  Eating it again the next day.  I think the only thing I don't like about food is gaining weight from it.  I often find myself looking for recipes like most people binge watch TV shows.  I'm usually on the hunt …

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