Feed Your Soul

How to make air-popped popcorn on LouiseMellor.com

Funny thing about life, it just goes on whether you are ready for it or not ... Ready or not , the trick-o-treaters are going to ring the doorbell and before you know it,  that once happy  Jack-O-Lantern is now frowning, growing mold,  and rotting on your porch.   After just a few shorts weeks of  "normal life", I came to the conclusion;  I'm just not […] Read More

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"Cease striving and know that I am God"... Psalm 46:10 What I know for sure ... Ever since my breast cancer diagnosis 9 months ago, I have been grappling with the answer to that question, "What do I "really" know for sure? "I have searched my heart for answers, I have battled with my mind to focus on the truth of what is known rather […] Read More

Parmesan Black Pepper and Rosemary Biscuits on Louise Mellor.com

Biscuits are feed my soul kind of food. It doesn't matter if  I am over-the-moon- happy or down-in-the-dumps-sad, fresh baked, fluffy biscuits, still  warm from the oven feed my soul and seem to make eveything better.  To me they are like a warm hug or a kiss on the cheek after a long day. I have that same lovey dovey  relationship with extra toasted, grilled […] Read More

Baked Egg & Spaghetti Nests on LouiseMellor.com

  Here I am, sitting at Starbucks's, halfway through my Grande Skinny Vanilla Latte, with writer's block.  I have Vivaldi playing in my ears to help open the right parts of my brain to be creative - but it's not working.  I have nowhere to be, no projects to rush me out the door, nothing at all to keep me from being able to write. […] Read More

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Sometimes life doesn't go  the way I expect it to.    I expected to send my kids off to college, my son to 4th grade and to have the whole house to myself and work ... quietly... ALONE.  I guess that wasn't in the cards because my husband was thrown from his bike during a triathlon and is now home in bed with a broken […] Read More