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COOKING CLASS: How to make meatless sloppy joes

RECIPE #2: Vegetarian Sloppy Joes What You Need 1 yellow onion 1 green onion or celery stalk (optional, but not essential) 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 15-ounce can kidney beans 1 15-ounce can pinto beans 1 15-ounce can tomato sauce 1/3 to 1/2 cup ketchup 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar 2 teaspoons chili powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon oregano 1/2 teaspoon salt Fresh ground pepper Dash hot sauce What To Do 1 Finely chop the onion (and celery, if using). 55 more words

Raising Sons

Luscious Legs

Sometimes it’s more fun to leave the misunderstanding in place, rather than try to fix it. This was one of those times. Well, once I got over the embarrassment. 285 more words

Kinda' Funny

"Does Antonio Have A Dad?"

“Does Antonio have a dad?” the five-year old boy holding Antonio’s hand asked me. I glanced down at him, and then looked at my son. He eyed me as if he was waiting for an answer, too. 649 more words

Elizabeth Di Grazia

Teaching Our Sons to Respect Women

This is a topic I feel very strongly about especially now having my very own son. I want to raise him up to really understand how to treat women. 599 more words


Did You Miss Me? Where I'm Going, Where I've Been

The posts haven’t come as regularly recently. Did you notice? But they aren’t done and the inspiration hasn’t stopped. 

The whirlwind of life has kept going, providing me with more life-lessons than I’d sanely choose, if given the chance. 376 more words


My Kids' Dad...God's Choice

Proverbs 1:8-9 Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s teaching, for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck. 662 more words

Life Stories

Our little miracle baby boy Cooper recently turned six!  (I am a tad bit behind in my blogging).  I can’t believe how fast these years have gone and yet how slow many of them have seemed. 751 more words

Daily Life