Our Sweet Gunther

October is Adopt-A-Dog Month! In November 2014 we adopted a 4 month old puppy from a rescue shelter. We weren’t planning on getting a pet but one day I was shopping online at Overstock.com and noticed a tab at the top labeled “Pet Adoptions”. One thing led to another and after submitting an application and … More Our Sweet Gunther

Trust and Mercy

Trust is a belief in someone’s ability, effectiveness, goodness, honesty, strength, dependability or reliability. Mercy is to show forbearance or have a disposition of compassion toward someone, especially when one is in a position to exact justice or bring a negative consequence upon someone. Both of these terms are central to the Divine Mercy message … More Trust and Mercy

Pulled Pork with a Portuguese Twist

When the weather begins to turn brisk and the days get shorter, cooking at our house changes from outdoor grilling and quick stovetop meals to soups, roasts and the slow cooker. My recipe for slow cooker Pulled Pork with a Portuguese Twist is the perfect transition from summer flavors into fall cooking! The “twist” is that I use a paste made of red … More Pulled Pork with a Portuguese Twist