Breakfast casserole recipe

Despite the intermittent fasting trend, our busy lives, keto, carnivore, vegan, etc. I still believe in the importance of breakfast. Not smoothies. Smoothies are not real food. No one ever needs to eat a vegetable and smoothies are just the worst. The only thing worse than vegetable sis liquified vegetables. I’m not an invalid… yet,…

What are you promoting?

There is no doubt about it, C.S. Lewis can be tough to understand. He was a scholar and had a large vocabulary. He speaks in a certain formality not common in our modern society. Plus we all have considerably shortened attention spans these days which can make following how he speaks challenging at best. At…

A bit of everyday glamour

I am sure you have seen those ladies who always look put together. They are ready for anything at anytime. I see them when I am out running errands. Older women in particular who never leave the house without a face full of make up or at least their, ‘lips on’, meaning they are wearing…

Ramen in an Instant Pot

I have two appliances in my kitchen that have changed my life. One is my air-fryer, the other is my Instant Pot. I watched a video a few weeks ago of a woman cooking ramen in a tiny Instant Pot. She was advertising a mini Instant Pot designed for use at your desk or when…

Rabbi Daniel Lapin

I am currently listening to, Rabbi Lapin talk about lower class people vs. upper class people. If you think that title is racist, think again. LC & UC have nothing to do with the color of your skin and everything to do with your mindset, how you were raised; what values were emphasized, etc.

It’s almost lilac season!

It is almost lilac season in my city. I might be the only one who call sit that but I don’t care. I love lilacs and they bloom almost every spring in our city. I don’t know why there are so many lilac bushes in our city but there are and when they all bloom…

Preparing for the Deep Dive into Lent

Yesterday I posted a photo of a book, and icon I had purchased at church. I started reading it to see what I needed to do to prepare to read this book for 40 days. The author mentioned that the study in this book could be used as a spiritual retreat. After having only been…

Real-time confession

I attended Divine liturgy for the first time in months and did real-time confession for the first time in a year. As I was driving to church I decided to stay for the whole thing as in; don’t-leave-after-taking-the-Eucharist as I normally would have done in the past. The Bishop sent out an email lifting certain…