Winter Whitewashing

A friend gave us apples from their apple trees, and I think I can safely say that I am done with apples for 2015.  I've made 22 pints of applesauce, 6 pints of apple pie filling, 9 pints of apple butter, 10 pints of apples in cinnamon syrup,  and at least 2 apple crisps.  I … Continue reading Winter Whitewashing

Faith. How hard could it be?

Between all of the recent gobbly-goop media coverage of presidential candidates, a county clerk who refused to do her civic job, and the heated debate over which lives matters,  I've come to the conclusion that as a Christian, I'm not ashamed of Jesus.  I'm ashamed of other Christians - they, not the religious leader I … Continue reading Faith. How hard could it be?