Showing posts tagged as 'dessert'

Quick Rice Pudding

Tags: Dessert, Diabetes, Soups-and-stews, Type-ii-diabetes, Vegan, Vegetarian

October 13, 2012 07:08

While at theKickstart Intensive Conference I attended last weekend, I tried this delicious rice pudding.I'm generally not drawn to desserts, but everyone was raving about it, so I decided to try it. Let me just say there wasn't any left when I was done. The chef who prepared it mentioned that making this dessert is a great way to use up leftover rice. Hope you'll give it a try :)


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New Recipes

Tags: Dessert, Italy, Main-course, Vegetarian

August 10, 2010 06:27

For all those who are looking for something to do with your bumper crop of tomatoes, I've posted some new appetizer and main course recipes. There's also a wonderful new salad from sunny Sicily. I think you'll enjoy them all as much as my friends and I did Saturday night.For dessert, I simply took four ripe peaches, peeled and sliced, and mixed them together with a pint of local blackberries....


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Simple Things

Tags: Dessert

June 23, 2010 07:25

Yesterday, I had some visitors from Italy. My friend Diego brought his grandparents over for a quick visit, and although they don't speak any English, and I don't really speak any Italian, we got by great.Diego's maternal grandparents were at my house once before. I had just purchased the place, and it was a wreck. It had some pretty big structural problems, and ultimately the entire first...


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Simple Dessert

Tags: Dessert, Travel

June 05, 2010 14:25

blog. She's the author of a bunch of books on Tuscany and Italian life, and when I check our her site, I get a taste of la dolce vita. When I checked today, I saw that she was cruising around the Mediterranean, giving onboard talks on Italian life to about 100 people. What a life! Not only does she spend half her year in a villa in Tuscany, she gets hired to give a few talks on a cruise,...


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Upcoming Retreats


Upcoming Events at Bon Secours Retreat and Conference Center, Marriottsville, Maryland.

Jan. 19-21: Making All Things New
This Retreat will focus on providing you with tools to improve your health, deepen your faith, and enjoy life to the fullest

March 17, 9am-1pm: Prayer Walking
This morning will introduce participants to Prayer Walking, which aims to strengthen our bodies and our relationship with God. Please where comfortable shoes and clothing.

May 11-13: Ignatian Spirituality
This Retreat will focus on key practices of Ignatian Spirituality, including St. Ignatius' deep devotion to Mary, the Mother of Jesus.

Sept. 22, 9am-1pm: Ignatian Rules for Eating
Long before our present crisis of diabetes, heart disease, and obesity, St. Ignatius included some Rules for Eating in his Spiritual Exercises. Join us to learn what they are and how they might benefit you or someone you love.

Nov. 16-18: Making All Things New
This Retreat will focus on providing you with tools to improve your health, deepen your faith, and enjoy life to the fullest.

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