Encouragement, Recipes, InspirationDo you have your coffee cup?  I do!

Happy Monday, everyone!  The gloomy weather we’ve been having isn’t going to stop up from starting our week off on a positive note  If you haven’t been having gloomy weather, well then, I just might need to come move in with you!  This week, we’re starting off strong.  We’re finishing up our series on callings and purposes and then getting down to the business of Thanksgiving.  It’s only 3 weeks away, and lots of planning has to take place between now and then.  Let’s let the grace of our purpose in life change the way we host this holiday season.  Your friends and family need the love and hospitality you have to offer!



EncouragementHow do you know if your dreams line up with God’s purpose for your life?  To finish up our series on purposes and callings in life, Do You Need A Special Invitation?  A Callings & Purposes Checklist  offers a checklist of 5 questions you should be asking about those dreams you’ve been keeping on the shelf.  


InspirationSetting a Gracious Thanksgiving Table is more than just about the place settings and centerpiece.  It’s a whole lot simpler.  Enjoy inspiration from this Thanksgiving table and some simple reminders about where graciousness really comes from.




Pork Tenderloin stuffed with bacon, cranberries, walnuts and collard greens boasts all of the best of fall and Thanksgiving in one dish.  A perfect main dish for dressing and all your Thanksgiving sides!

That’s it for this week’s Monday Coffee Break. Thanks for stopping by and having a cup with me as we slowed down for just a minute and started our week off right!