Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Funny things Kids Say: Children learn to give in many ways

When our first child was born, my husband’s twin brother, Jerry, gave us a wooden plaque that I treasure to this day. It states,...

Funny Things Kids Say: The name game is fun to play

Hannah, 2, was visiting her great-grandparents. Nancy had her at their “nature window” observing all the birds. Nancy named them as juncoes, finches, downies,...

Spring is here, isn’t it?

It may not feel much like it, but spring is here and it’s time to get ready for outdoor activities once again in the...

Vogel – Nickell Engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Andy Vogel announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Vogel, to Bill Nickell, son of Walt and Angela Nickell of Celina,...

Funny Things Kids Say: Laughter is good medicine

This week’s column starts out with some new medical descriptions and terminology developed, of course, by children. My longtime friend, Laura Lee Weaver Brown, is...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: HOW DID I GET HERE?

HOW DID I GET HERE? Even if you love to travel, planning a trip to unfamiliar places can cause anxiety before and during the journey. A...

Funny Things Kids Say: Wedding plans will be postponed

Ashley, the mother of Kate, overheard this conversation between Kate and a friend while they were eating ice cream on the front porch: Elliott (speaking...

Markle News: 10-16-18

By DONNA BROWN I am going to enlighten you a little about people today. To begin with I just found out that there are three...

Getting ready for winter

In spite of colder weather, there’s still plenty for both the indoor and outdoor gardener to do in December. Purdue Extension Consumer Horticulturist Rosie...

Mild weather for a January day

Multiple families took advantage of temperatures in ...