Something was missing.
I’ve made my Turkey Chili & Beans for years. After countless tweaks and adjustments, the recipe has evolved into a family favorite. Always yummy all the time.
But this time it was off. It just didn’t have the flavor it was supposed to have.
That’s what happens when you forget to add the spices.
I had pre-portioned out the blend of cumin, cilantro, chili powder, and turmeric and set them aside, waiting for the right time to add them to the simmering pot. Apparently I forgot to add them in, and the result was rather bland.
The spices made up such a small percentage of all the ingredients, yet their absence made such a huge impact on the entire dish.
Little things certainly do make a big difference.
And in life.
Things like love, compassion, and kindness, three of life’s most important spices. Their absence will also make a huge impact. Yet their presence has the power to change the world.
Your world. My world. The entire world.
When life feels a bit bland, when it feels like something is missing, maybe that’s the time to add a bit of love, kindness, and Continue reading “A Teaspoon Of Love, Compassion, and Kindness?”