Christmas {youth} Banquet

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It was a gorgeous night with gorgeous people. The brilliant idea came from Kelsey to plan a Christmas Banquet for the youth. I think it was a success and hopefully to be repeated in years to come. I only wish we would have had a photo-booth set up with all the props that go with it, because everyone came so handsomely and beautifully dressed. Continue reading “Christmas {youth} Banquet”

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Marinated Grilled Chicken with caramelized Onions

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So I had this chicken at our ladies dinner last night and goodness! It was amazing. I love anything and almost everything smothered in barbecue sauce! And caramelized onions? You just can’t go wrong. A few of our ladies went all out and put on a beautiful dinner for the married women at church and since I’m very happily married, I was there, enjoying every minute and bite. Below are a few pictures from the night and the recipe for this delicious, flavorful chicken.

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White-Chocolate Peppermint Truffles

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“Its the most wonderful time of the year!”

Christmas is just around the corner with all the joy that it brings. We’ll be taking the “sleigh” into my folks this year. It’ll be the first time we’re all together for at least a year and a half or two. So it’ll be a joyous occasion as we celebrate the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Every time I stop and think about what “Christmas” really is, I am in awe of God and how He sent His only Son into this sinful world as a babe. A helpless baby. I can’t quite wrap my mind around that concept, Jesus the Son of God as a baby. When did He realize who He really was? He sacrificed so much for you and I so that we could have a relationship with the Father. Continue reading “White-Chocolate Peppermint Truffles”