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I’m rethinking an upcoming holiday in a delicious, healthy and budget-friendly way…
IN THE NEWS:
* 1/2 Of people killed in Texas shooting belong to just two families
* President delivers stern warning to North Korea
* 3 UCLA basketball players arrested for shoplifting in China
* Twitter is expanding to 280 characters
* Senator Rand Paul attacked in his Kentucky home
* Democrats win important election races
IN THE WORD:
The way to make room for him is to expect Him to come, but not in a certain way ~ Oswald Chambers
IN MY LIFE
My house has been smelling amazing for the past few days because I’ve been trying out recipes for a twist on Thanksgiving: Friendsgiving. Inspired by ALDI, not only did I try out some of their amazingly delicious recipes (like baked apples wrapped in bacon & drunken prunes), but I also came up with my own recipe for sweet & savory sweet potato bites.
You can find all the details for my recipe here, along with step by step pictures: http://bit.ly/SPbites
Not only can you find a great deal at ALDI, they’ve also partnered with Venmo to donate meals to Feeding America every time someone uses their unique “Thanksgiving Turkey Hand” emoji to pay a friend on their platform. (More details about that on my blog as well).
Turns out I’ll be speaking to the youth group parents at church tonight to help out the speaker who got sick, so pray I still have enough left in me to last through the night!
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Hope you make it a great day!