Dutch heritage and apple pie

Dutch heritage and apple pie

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Amish live in the United States and Canada. Some Beachy Amish Mennonite churches (a more liberal sect of the Amish) can be fo...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Gloria whips up BBQ pizza

Gloria whips up BBQ pizza

Who doesn’t like pizza? Not everyone cares for the same kind, but most of us enjoy a good slice of some sort of pizza every now and then. My hus...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Easter most special day of year

Easter most special day of year

Easter Sunday is one of the most special days of the year to me. It is a special day to celebrate our Lord and Savior.Early on Easter Sunday morning I...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Gloria’s wild about mushrooms!

Gloria’s wild about mushrooms!

EDITOR’S NOTE: This column is about wild mushrooms. Wild mushrooms can be very dangerous or fatal to ingest if you don’t know how to ident...

April 18th, 2017 |  


A wedding not to trifle with

A wedding not to trifle with

You may remember last week’s letter where I told of our plans to travel to Pennsylvania to attend a wedding where two of my cousins would be mar...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Yoders hit the road

Yoders hit the road

Would you like to take a peek into our world today?It’s the day before a three-day trip to Pennsylvania where we plan, Lord willing, to attend a...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Going buggy with the Yoders

Going buggy with the Yoders

Last week I wrote about my cousin and close friend’s house burning down in a fire. After the fire destroyed their house and most of their belong...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


Fiery dawn and quick-fix dinner

Fiery dawn and quick-fix dinner

Yesterday was one of those days that leave a person absolutely weary and exhausted.It all began a little after 5 a.m. I was sound asleep when I receiv...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Going buggy with the Yoders

Going buggy with the Yoders

Sunshine, clear blue skies, daffodils, and even dandelions, they’re all a part of my favorite season! Spring peepers are calling out their welco...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Three of readers’ favorite recipes

Three of readers’ favorite recipes

EDITOR’S NOTE: Gloria and Daniel are doing something that probably sounds amazing to any new parents: leaving their young children with trusted ...

March 7th, 2017 |