Sunday, September 23, 2018

Funny Things Kids Say: French grandparents share stories

For much of this week and next week we are welcoming Alain and Maryvonne Jouan of Tours, France, in our home. It was a...

Zanesville News: 8-27-18

This is the last column of the month of August. Summer for the kids is over as all the schools are now in session...

Funny things kids say: Two doctors ‘find’ new baby brother

Donna Conrad of Kendallville shared a letter written 40 years ago. The letter is from their first born son, Sean, to announce the birth of...

Gloria shares Grandma’s graham cracker cookies

What is better than an ordinary everyday life? Since I’m grown and have children of my own, I can better identify with what my...

Time to organize

(Part one of two parts) With the start of the new school year, many people say they want to get organized. But not everyone will...

Markle News: 8-21-18

Today I thought I would talk a little bit about emergencies. It seems everyone has an emergency some time in their life. An emergency...

Funny things kids say: Sometimes kids leave us breathless

Debi was in the car with her granddaughter, Paisley, 8, when Paisley blurted out, “Man, I really hate that b***ch!” Debi, after sucking all...

Yoders hit the road

Gloria, what would be your thought about packing up and going to Ohio for a couple days?” It was my husband Daniel with one...

C.B. Stepp Reunion held

The C.B. Stepp Reunion was held at the Montpelier Civic Center on Sunday, Aug. 5. Cibert (C.B.) and Carry (Karns) Stepp were married in 1902w....

Back to school

Make your “back-to-school” routines go a lot more smoothly this year. Here’s how: 1. Make sleep a good thing in your household. Everyone gets to...