Easy weeknight stirfry

Easy meal I prepared while I was on the Daniel Fast. Ingredients 1 cup cooked rice 1/2 red onion, sliced 1 can organic kidney beans 1 bag organic mixed vegetables Directions Heat large pan over medium heat.  Add EVOO and coat pan.  Combine all ingredients and stir frequently.  Cook for about 5 minutes.  Remove and […]

Corn and Black Bean Salad

This recipe was super flavorful and even easier to assemble.   Thank you Susan Gregory!  Our whole family enjoyed this salad.  I will definitely be making this again, even when I’m not fasting. Corn and Black Bean Salad Ingredients 1/3 cup sliced almonds 1 bag (1 lb) of frozen corn 1 lime 2 T EVOO 1 […]

Asian Stir Fry with Quinoa

This meal was inspired by Susan Gregory.  Our little girl surprised us again and ate this really well.  We had to pick out the onions and some other ingredients, but overall it was a home run.  I love how easy it was to make! Asian Stir Fry with Quinoa Ingredients 2 T sesame oil 2 […]

Lentil Soup

This recipe was adapted from the Daniel Fast website.  At first, my husband and I were concerned that our daughter wouldn’t eat it, but we were gratefully surprised that this meal is toddler-approved!  She even let me feed it to her.  It feels like God is supporting my fast. Lentil Soup Ingredients 2 T EVOO […]

Day 1 of the Daniel Fast

My morning coffee ritual was replaced by hot water with lemon and basil. Then we went out for a morning family walk around our neighborhood, where it is sunny and warm most days of the year.  I learned in The Belly Fat Cure by Jorge Cruise that a 20 minute walk first thing in the […]

21 Day Daniel Fast Menu

I had to do some careful menu planning in preparation for the fast.  My husband and daughter are not participating, but agreed to eat the vegan dinners I will make so I wouldn’t have to make two dinners each night.  I’m planning to fast in the morning and have light lunches with mainly leftover dinners, […]

New Year’s Daniel Fast

I started a 21 day scripture-based partial fast today, the first Sunday of the new year.  The purpose is to deepen my relationship with God, to cultivate my intuition, renew my mind and body, and fill up with the Holy Spirit. Susan Gregory describes fasting as “a highly focused period of time when we examine […]