EP 03: Loving a Husband Through Crisis with Leslie Gabbert

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 [ PHOTO ] Leslie and Mark's wedding (May 24, 1986)

[PHOTO] Leslie and Mark's wedding (May 24, 1986)

SUMMARY

Leslie Gabbert (nurse, mom of six and wife to Mark for 31 years) talks about walking with her husband through a difficult season of depression. She shares about her family's experience in foster care and adopting their two youngest daughters.


PHOTOS FROM LESLIE'S STORY


LESLIE'S AWARD-WINNING CHOCOLATE PIE RECIPE

  • 1 9-inch baked pastry shell or crumb crust, cooled
  • 1/3 c. cocoa
  • 1-1/4 c. sugar
  • 1/3 c. cornstarch
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 3 c. milk
  • 3 TBS butter
  • 1-1/2 tsp. vanilla
  • Garnish: homemade whipped cream and chocolate curls

DIRECTIONS: Combine cocoa, sugar, cornstarch and salt in a medium saucepan. Blend in milk until smooth. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil. Boil and stir for 3 minutes. Remove from heat. Blend in butter and vanilla. Pour into pie shell. Carefully press plastic wrap directly onto pie filling. Chill 3-4 hours. Garnish with freshly whipped cream and chocolate curls.


LESLIE'S EXTRAS

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