Spiritually Strong

Spiritually Strong: The Ultimate 6-Week Guide to Building Your Body and SoulSpiritually Strong: The Ultimate 6-Week Guide to Building Your Body and Soul by Kristen Feola

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Spiritually Strong is a six-week program designed to help you get in better shape spiritually and physically. As Timothy says, “For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come” (4:8). This book teaches you how to train yourself in godliness through the implementation of six disciplines—Bible study, prayer, fasting, healthy living, financial stewardship, and serving others.” Continue reading

Low Carb Basics

I was in a used book store the other day and picked up a few cookbooks

I love to cook.  I love cookbooks.  And right now with trying to get my weight under control, I am on the hunt for cookbooks that will offer me suggestions to make my meal less boring.  I realize that this journey is not just about loosing weight, but making a total lifestyle change.  But I digress….

As many of you know, I’ve been told by my doc that my blood work shows that I am in the pre-diabetic category.  I sort of know what that means, but not really.  To me, the word “pre” is just that.  Pre…  meaning, I’m not there yet.  Could get there, or not.

Anyways…  as I sat down with these books to find something new to make, I came across a “jackpot” of information about Carbohydrates, Sugar Levels, Insulin, and Pre-Diabetes.

This is all found starting on Page 4 in the “Better homes and Gardens; Biggest Book of Low-Carb Recipes” copyright 2004; Meredith Publishing Company; ISBN: 0-696-22253-1.

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