On Raising Leaders

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As mothers, we enjoy to nurture our children.  It’s innate.  Part of who we are. If a child falls, we quickly come to their needs and cradle them in our arms.  If someone hurts their feelings, we hug them and let them know that they are loved. As mothers, we also shelter our children to […]

Simple Lives Thursday, #116

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We have noticed that quite a few blogs are not linking back to one of the Simple Lives Thursday host blogs (see guideline #2, below). If this is you, please realize that this prevents us from choosing you as a featured blog. Thank you for linking back to us! It’s Simple Lives Thursday! My favorite […]

Eggplant Bechamel Topped with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Fresh Herbs

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As the weather cools and the nights shorten, I enjoy warming my home with foods cooked in a creamy bechamel. A bechamel is a white sauce made with milk or stock, seasoned with onions, and thickened with flour.  It’s a common sauce in French cooking but often used in Spanish as well. Creamy and silky, […]