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Monday Morning Motivation

"Sometimes when things are falling apart, they may actually be falling into place" Donna Chnupa

"Yes be bold and strong. Banish fear and doubt. For remember the  Lord your God is with you wherever you go" Joshua 1:9 TLB Happy Monday! Remember no matter the situation you find yourself in that God is by your side. Enjoy Your World.

Recipe Review One Pot Shrimp and Grits(Orzo:-) from Southern Living Magazine Dec 2013

Around Christmas time I decided to be adventurous and try a new recipe.  I selected One Pot Shrimp and Grits from Southern Living Magazine.  It would be a learning experience because I had never cooked shrimp or andouille sausage or grits for that matter…Here goes

I stopped off at a local market in hopes of finding the deveined shrimp and the sausage.  Good found the sausage.  Found the shrimp but not deveined.  Oh no! Time for a google search on how to devein shrimp….
I did it……It really was not hard just a bit messy...  Andouille Sausage, spicy but good….
 I paired the meal with a German wine. Schmitt Sohne Riesling.  I like the little man holding the sign
"Pick Me, Pick Me"
 Here is the recipe.  You will see my changes in red….
8 ounces andouille sausage, diced3 tablespoons olive oil1 1/4 pounds peeled, large raw shrimp, deveined (I don't think I used as much as they called for but next time I will add more shrimp)1 medium-size sweet onion, chopped2 celery ribs, chopped…