Just a tree?

What’s so special about this tree? Well, really nothing it’s just a tree.  It just happens to be the largest tree in the park.  There’s another tree that comes close to it in size, but I think this is the biggest one of them all.  It’s an oak tree, pin oak tree.  Now, as trees go.  There are probably other trees …

Haiti: Coffee Harvest

The newsletter that follows comes from Tom Durant. Tom heads up the organization from which I purchase Crownlinks Haitian Coffee.  I hope you will take the time to read this newsletter and when you do, ask yourself this question, are there lessons we can learn regarding how we give and invest our lives both at home and abroad. Comments are …

What does your heart hold?

Crownlinks Coffee is about coffee. However, it’s real concern is about the condition of the heart of man as humanity relates to God. As I watched this video my thoughts went to one of the last statements in the video regarding the soul. Ultimately the answer rests in ones relationship with Jesus Christ. Any questions or comments send them along …

Fruit and Nut Biscotti

Fruit and Nut Biscotti Ingredients 1/2    cup sugar   1/4    cup margarine or butter, softened   1    teaspoon grated lemon peel   2    tablespoons lemon juice   1/2    teaspoon vanilla   2    eggs   1 3/4    cups All Purpose Flour   1    teaspoon baking powder   1/2    teaspoon baking soda   1/2    teaspoon cinnamon   1/2    cup finely chopped pecans   1/2    cup chopped assorted dried fruit Step 1 Heat oven …

Cowboy Coffee Cake

COWBOY COFFEE CAKE  A favorite of the generations 375 degrees 25-30 minutes   Mix until crumbly:  reserve ½ cup for crumbs 21/2 cups flour 2 cups brown sugar 2/3 cup shortening ½ tsp. salt   Add: 2 eggs 1 cup sour milk 2 tsp baking powder ½ tsp. soda ½ tsp. cinnamon ½ tsp. nutmeg   Put into 2 round …