Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Last week, I wrote on the topic, “Change is inevitable, growth is optional.” The longer we live, the more we realize that is true. Very tr...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Where have all the fathers gone?

Where have all the fathers gone?

Around this time of the year, my thoughts wander back to my father. He’s been gone quite a spell but his memory lingers. I often wonder what he ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


The Yoder’s old digs are new again

The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it.I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 15th, 2018 |  



Don’t drink the pool water

Don’t drink the pool water

I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make him sick?Yes...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

It seemed to me like we went straight from winter to summer this year. I was on the east coast in North and South Carolina at the end of April. Many y...

June 15th, 2018 |  


There is no ‘Get out of Jail Free’ card for the president

There is no ‘Get out of Jail Free’ card for the president

Someone needs to alert Donald Trump: there is no “Get Out of Jail Free” card just for being president.According to Trump’s Twitter f...

June 9th, 2018 |  


50 years ago: An assassination that shook America

50 years ago: An assassination that shook America

It was 50 years ago that a shocking moment of violence rocked America: the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.The tragedy erupted shortly after midnig...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Chicken Mozzarella Salad is very popular

Chicken Mozzarella Salad is very popular

Editor’s Note: Our good friend Rosanna is filling in for Gloria this week who is in the midst of moving. I can’t wait to hear about her mo...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Precautions can lessen your chance of developing tapeworms

Precautions can lessen your chance of developing tapeworms

I just heard about an athlete who developed a tapeworm infection from eating raw fish. How is that possible?It actually is possible to develop a fish ...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Daniel teaches mom some new tricks about healthy eating

Daniel teaches mom some new tricks about healthy eating

My son, the former carnivore, decided a while ago that he feels better when he doesn’t eat meat. After more than three decades of consuming meat...

June 8th, 2018 |