Alert or Astray ?

The question posed is simple. Am I Alert or Astray? It is vitally important as all of us face eternity. With a check of from the neck up, we can examine what our minds are debating or believing. Question self? Am I living up to my God given potential? Am I using the gift He…

Tex-Mex Chili

DAY ONE: Soak pinto beans overnight. DAY TWO: Drain beans, place in crock pot. Pour in Chili Starter, Pace Picante, diced onions, then fill crock pot with water to cover beans. Add Pepperoncini + Chili Powder. Cook bacon till crispy. Pour bacon grease into hamburger browning pan. Brown the burger meat and add to crock…

Who is that?

Who never departs from us? Who never ceases to surprise us? Who is everywhere we are? Who gives us courage? Who is always available 24/7 and Who is always for us never against us? Who consistently issues us mercy and grace? Who is extravagantly patient with us? Who intercedes in prayer for us? Who squeezes…

KETO SPICY CHILI

Sometimes are taste buds need to be tickled with spice and this dish does the trick!  We just celebrated our 40th annual Chili Cook Off in Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico and the entries were magnificent.  This event is held every February with a parade, great music, and a variety of expats visiting from across the globe.…

The History of Tea

“May I have a word?” Is a question the English asked whenever a response was needed; when an enlightenment was forthcoming; when a warning was necessary;  when one’s idea was politely given.  Indeed this attention arresting question was rather a civilized way to invoke a time to meet, a time for tea.  In Mexico today…

Grace is a Gift

Once upon a time, in my youth, I was wretched and heart broken seeking truth. The cruel envy of happy people caused me to attend a non-denominational church service. My exasperated spirit questioned the words of ‘Amazing Grace’. A funny thought popped into my mind and I pondered…’Who is Grace?’ Whoever she was, I wanted…

JOY INCREASING ?

“What are you thinking?” Are you considered one of the Frozen Chosen? Many books direct our thinking, so what are you reading? Whatever is lovely, true, noble and decent?  Apply Truth to your Thought Diet. Listen to your thoughts, catch the complaint, notice any thought habits of self ridicule? Be aware of how your thoughts…

KETO in Mexico

Yes you can rock KETO in Mexico! We have a few local nutrition outlets at Lake Chapala, Jalisco. You can purchase almond flour and coconut flour at two different outlets. Next to Gossips at the Granery, and next to Telmex at Laguna Plaza. You can also enjoy Chicken Kabobs at Panino’s and now on the…