Oatmeal Blueberry Scones

I wanted a on-the-go breakfast that was as filling as my regular bowl of oatmeal and didn’t require refrigeration or microwaving.  So I created an Oatmeal Blueberry Scone.  It’s a hearty, fairly dense scone that has approximately the same nutritional value as my morning bowl of oatmeal. It’s also gluten-free, which my stomach appreciates. I… Continue reading Oatmeal Blueberry Scones

Contentment · Friendship · singleness

Supporting Marriage: Singleness Series Addendum 2

A marriage between a man and a woman is a beautiful thing. It is an institution of God from the very beginning: “For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother, and be joined to his wife; and they shall become one flesh” (Genesis 1:24). Marriage is something to be enjoyed and… Continue reading Supporting Marriage: Singleness Series Addendum 2

singleness · trust

Surrender: Singleness Series Addendum 1

“Lord, all my desire is before You; And my sighing is not hidden from You.” (Psalm 38:9) I have often prayed this raw prayer of David’s, especially regarding my desire to be married.  It’s a significant desire of my heart.  And so my soul inwardly sighs as I celebrate a friend’s engagement or even as… Continue reading Surrender: Singleness Series Addendum 1

Friendship · singleness

Seeking Community: Singleness Series Part 3

Last year, I pulled out my grandma’s rosebud china dishes and hosted a formal tea party complete with roses, petit fours, and a silver tea service.  This year, it was more casual.  Homemade pizza, games on the living room coffee table, and conversation that wandered to dreams and ideas.  Two distinct ways to celebrate Valentine’s… Continue reading Seeking Community: Singleness Series Part 3