Archive for the 'Wednesday’s Wonders' Category

Another Way Home

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Another Way Home By Deborah Raney Sometimes God’s ways are not at all what we expect . . . and exactly what we need. Grant and Audrey are adding grandchildren to their family left and right, but middle daughter, Danae, and her husband, Dallas Brooks, have been trying for years with no baby in sight. […]

The Splendor of Ordinary Days

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

The Splendor of Ordinary Days By Jeff High The pastoral charm of small-town Watervalley, Tennessee, can be deceptive, as young Dr. Luke Bradford discovers when he’s caught in the fallout of a decades-old conflict. After a rocky start as Watervalley’s only doctor, Luke Bradford has decided to stay in town, honoring the three-year commitment he […]

More Wartime Breakfast Ideas

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Fried Sandwiches Dip leftover sandwiches in 1 egg slightly beaten with 2 tbsp water or milk and 1/2 tsp salt. Fry in drippings until browned on both sides. Baked Egg Hash Grease a deep pie dish and arrange a thick layer of grated or chopped leftover potatoes; sprinkle with salt and pepper, dot with butter […]

Even More Wartime Cooking

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

The next section is Breakfast Ideas. Leftover cooked cereals can be turned into greased molds; heated in the oven; turned out in dishes and served with hot maple syrup or honey. Add raisins, dates, or nuts for a change. Add to meat chopped fine to mush before putting in pan. Basic Recipe for Buttermilk or […]

More Wartime Cooking

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

This was an interesting section in Thrifty Cooking for Wartime. Fat. No, not the kind of fat you’re thinking of. We’re talking about leftover fat during cooking. Of course, it could have led to body fat if food wasn’t rationed and the cooks had modern day appliances. Leftover fat or drippings Keep it in three […]

Wartime Cooking

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

  While cleaning out a drawer a couple days ago I found some notes that I as a new bride had copied from a library book. The book was Thrifty Cooking for Wartime by Alice B. Winn-Smith. I thought I would share them with you. Today I’ll share what I wrote down about almond flavoring […]

Last Chance Hero

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Last Chance Hero By Cathleen Armstrong What happens when your heart is intercepted before you even know it’s in play? The folks in Last Chance, New Mexico, could not be more pleased. Dr. Jessica MacLeod has opened an office right on Main Street and Andy Ryan, the best athlete the little town ever produced, has […]

Irish Meadows

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Irish Meadows By Susan Anne Mason Faced with an uncertain future, sometimes all you have left is the courage to dream. Brianna and Colleen O’Leary know their Irish immigrant father expects them to marry well. Recently he’s put even more pressure on them, insinuating that the very future of their Long Island horse farm, Irish […]

To Capture Her Heart

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

To Capture Her Heart By Rebecca DeMarino In an uncertain time, she faces a choice that will change her life forever. It is 1653 and Heather Flower, a princess of the Montaukett tribe, is celebrating her wedding feast when a rival tribe attacks, killing the groom and kidnapping her. Though her ransom is paid by […]

A Flying Affair

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

A Flying Affair By Carla Stewart Ever since Mittie Humphreys agreed to join dashing barnstorming pilot Ames for a joyride in his airplane, her lifelong love of horses has been surpassed by one thing–a longing for the skies. It seems she’s not the only one–with Charles Lindbergh making his victory tour in the Spirit of […]