Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread

Consider our lifestyles today. For those of us that work outside the home, it means waking with the sun, maybe earlier. Get the kids up, give them a bowl of sugared cereal, drop a Lunchables, some chips, and a cookie in a bag for their lunch, swill down a cup of coffee, maybe a pastry, too, and head out the door.

Get to work, have another cup of coffee and maybe a candy bar or donut to hold you until lunchtime. Lunchtime arrives, you hop in the car and head to the nearest fast food place, grab a burger and fries, maybe a diet soda to wash it down, then back to work. Your energy is flagging after lunch, so how about another cup of coffee? Or, maybe another candy bar or some chips to give you a boost.

End of the day, home at last! But, aha! The kids and hubby are hungry and want to know what’s for dinner. Even though you’re exhausted after your day, you get up, look in the freezer, and oh, thank goodness, there is a pizza in there. You pop it in the oven for 1/2 an hour. Maybe you are…

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