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Love doesn’t bend...a poem.


Love doesn’t bend
She is stiff as a rail
Her posture never falters
Her grip never fails

Not light yet not heavy
She holds the truth
The promise of joy
In death as in youth

She gives what is asked of her
Asks nothing in trade
Holds honor and wisdom
Keeps vows prior made

She is righteous
Spreads her wings
Drops the anchor
Cries and sings

She hears you whisper
She welcomes you home
She holds your hand
She changes your tone

Remember to listen
Her call is not loud
Her voice soft and tender
Her temperature proud

Believe in her
Refresh your peace
Her stature is brave
She offers release



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Crustless Pumpkin Pie

This sophisticated version of pumpkin pie is amazingly smooth & rich. It is also Gluten-Free & free of Refined Sugar. 


Ingredients:

29oz pumpkin puree - 1 lg. can
1 stick unsalted butter - softened
8oz cream cheese - softened
5 eggs
1 tbsp. vanilla extract
1 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
1/2 c. honey
1 c. GF flour 






Whipped cream:

1 c. heavy cream
1 tsp. vanilla extract




Honey to drizzle on top.





Making it Happen:

Combine all of the ingredients for the pie in a mixing bowl and mix on medium speed until well combined. When the batter is smooth, pour it into a greased 9x13 baking pan and bake in an oven pre-heated to 350 degrees for one hour.





Allow the pie to cool for 30 minutes before slicing.




To make the whipped cream, blend the chilled heavy cream in a chilled bowl on high speed until it begins to thicken, add the vanilla and continue blending until the cream is thick. 





Plate pie with whipped cream & drizzle with honey. Enjoy!