Peter & Shannyn – November 18, 2013
A new report in the journal Pediatrics suggests PG-13 movies today contain more violence than the R-rated films of the 1980s, and in particular gun gun violence in PG-13 films has tripled since 1985, the year the PG-13 rating was first introduced. This morning Bob Waliszewski from Plugged In.com joined us to talk about how to navigate those ratings in your family.
Peter & Shannyn – November 19, 2013
Word of the Year
Oxford Dictionary has named “selfie” it’s Word of the Year (Telling of our culture, right?) If YOU were to sum up YOUR year in one word, what word would you choose? Tell us in the comments section!
Beat the Cold
This morning we talked about how you can heat your home using flower pots & tea lights. See how it’s done here.
Peter & Shannyn – November 20, 2013
Health for the Holidays
Former Mr. Universe Peter Nielsen dropped by this morning to tell us how to win the battle of the bulge this holiday season.
Uncle Si – Christmas Memory
Peter & Shannyn – November 21, 2013
Author Deb DeArmond joined us this morning to talk about navigating that difficult relationship between mother-in-law and daughter-in-law, especially at the holidays. DeArmond and her 3 daughters conducted their own exhaustive research into women-in-laws and found that 1 in 3 women reported that relationship was “bad.” That was true in Christian homes just as much as outside the faith.
First Annual Morning Show Chili Cook-Off Winner – Dennis’ Recipe
- 1-1.5 pounds of ground beef
- 2 red/yellow bell peppers
- 1 onion
- 1 tomato
- 1 packet chili seasoning
- 1 can of tomato soup
- 1 can of chili beans
- 1 can of whole kernel corn
- 1 jar spaghetti sauce
- Pinch of cayenne pepper
- Chili powder to taste (optional)
- Brown ground beef & drain fat.
- Stir in chili seasoning, peppers, onion, tomato (all chopped).
- In crock pot, pour in tomato soup, chili beans, corn, & spaghetti sauce.
- Stir in beef and add pinch of cayenne pepper and chili powder.
- Heat & serve.
- 10-12 servings.
Peter & Shannyn – November 22, 2013
CS Lewis Anniversary
Besides being the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy, today is also the 50th anniversary of the death of CS Lewis. Today on the show we got the privilege of sitting down & talking with CS Lewis’ stepson, Douglas Gresham.
Intentional Acts of Kindness
Print out the image below when you do an Intentional Act of Kindness to let someone know God loves them!