Best Corn Dip and Football Recap!

Are you looking for a hit to take to your next get together??? I have the recipe for you. And... it is so easy! Ingredients: 2 Cans Shoepeg Corn, drained 1 block cream cheese, softened 1 can Rotel, drained 1 tsp. cumin 1 tsp. chili powder 1 tsp. garlic salt or powder Mix together and bake at 350 for 15 minutes or heated through. Top with sharp cheddar cheese and dust with additional chili powder. Great served with pita chips! We've been playing lots of football! Andrew plays on Thursday nights and Jake plays on Friday nights. We love this season of life! Our house is full of boys and the excitement for each game is so fun. Here are a few pics! These kids are so dear to us. I am learning the

A Place to Belong

Ruth was gleaning in the field when a man walked up to her and began a conversation. “Boaz said to Ruth, ‘My daughter, listen to me. Don’t go and glean in another field and don’t go away from here. Stay here with the women who work for me. Watch the field where the men are harvesting, and follow along after the women. I have told the men not to lay a hand on you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled.’” (Ruth 2:8-9, New International Version) It makes me smile to think of what a “pinch me, I’m dreaming!” moment this could have been for Ruth. She set out that morning not knowing where to go or what kind of response she would receive. Would sh

Football and a fun recipe for a holiday cookout

I love a three-day weekend! Ours started with an exciting win for the Conway Wampus Cats. Jake is a senior and plays football for the Cats. Our season is off to an exciting start with a double overtime win last Friday and a come from behind win this Friday. Both games were intense and fun! What is it about football that thrills my heart? I just love the game! Of course, my love for this season has a lot to do with the people who are playing. I have watched these boys grow up together for several years. I know they are creating lifelong memories and it thrills my heart! Holiday weekends are great for grilling out with friends. Last night we spent the evening with friends from church. We have