A road trip and homemade pizza

A road trip and homemade pizza

On Saturday morning I was groggily waking up when my husband Daniel suggested that perhaps I could join him on a trip to Vincennes, Ind., to purchase ...

May 11th, 2016 |  


School auctions and trail mix bars

School auctions and trail mix bars

Hello Friends,First, a friendly “hello” to our reader friends who read this column in the Ledger-Independent in Maysville, Kentucky. IR...

May 7th, 2016 |  


School auctions and trail mix bars

School auctions and trail mix bars

Hello Friends,First, a friendly “hello” to our reader friends who read this column in the Ledger-Independent in Maysville, Kentucky. IR...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Everything tastes better with bacon

Everything tastes better with bacon

Cheery spring greetings from our house to yours. We thoroughly enjoy spring days in the quiet countryside outside Flat Rock, Ill. Julia and Austin bot...

April 30th, 2016 |  


The Amish Cook

The Amish Cook

Frolic day at my parents. Helping Mom with lunch. Going to my uncle’s store. Finish cleaning. My day looked packed full, but enjoyable. It was 6...

December 29th, 2015 |  


Piqua Manor to hold bake sale for Alzheimer’s Association

PIQUA — When you buy a meringue pie or chocolate chip cookie from the Piqua Manor bake sale that is to come, you are not only satisfying your sw...

September 10th, 2015 |  


A ‘sweet’ opening day

A ‘sweet’ opening day

PIQUA — The chocolate river wasn’t the only thing flowing at the “soft” opening of Winan’s Chocolates and Coffees on Mon...

August 25th, 2015 updated: August 25th, 2015. |  


An Amish wedding, part I

An Amish wedding, part I

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July 15th, 2015 |  


Gloria takes her turn for church, serves rice casserole

Gloria takes her turn for church, serves rice casserole

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July 8th, 2015 |  


A funeral over, and potato salad recipe

A funeral over, and potato salad recipe

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July 1st, 2015 |