Fried Brussels Sprouts

Number of Servings: 4 Ingredients        ●      6 slices bacon, cut into bite-size pieces        ●      1/2 onion, diced        ●      1 (12 ounce) package fresh brussels sprouts, trimmed and sliced        ●      2 tablespoons white sugar,…

Five prayers for the United States

Take a few minutes on Independence Day or any day of the year to pray for the United States. 1. Prayer for our Nation God our Father, giver of life, we entrust the United States of America to your loving care. You are the rock on which…

‘God Had a Plan For Her’

Raymond Arroyo sits in a crowded theater watching a scene in the popular musical Hamilton where George Washington asks Alexander Hamilton to write his farewell address for him. The lyrics of the song reveal the closeness of the two American…

Grilled Fruit with Strawberry Dip

Try something new on the grill this summer! FOR THE DIP:     8 oz. part-skim ricotta cheese     8 strawberries, stems removed and halved     2 tablespoons plain, fat-free yogurt     1/4 teaspoon dried, ground ginger FOR GRILLING:     4…

Making the Most out of Summer

What is your first thought about summertime? “Yay, no more schedules! Time to have fun!” or “Uh-oh, what do I do without the school-year routine? The kids will be bored.” Whether you are looking forward to the unstructured freedom of summer…