Morel mushrooms are nature’s delicious gift

Morel mushrooms are nature’s delicious gift

As a very young girl, I recall my dad taking us children mushroom hunting. It was a highlight for all of us. I remember once when we as a family all w...

May 11th, 2019 |  


Try these delicious recipes from the Amish Cook

Try these delicious recipes from the Amish Cook

Editor’s Note: Gloria is taking a much deserved week off. As a father to a 2 1/2 and a 5-year-old, I can attest to how much effort (very rewardi...

May 4th, 2019 |  


Try this recipe for delicious bone-in pork chops

Try this recipe for delicious bone-in pork chops

The house is quiet, yes the children are all tucked into bed, sleep will wait for me. I just had to give you a quick invitation to join us as we enjoy...

April 27th, 2019 |  



Gloria beefs up springtime meal

Gloria beefs up springtime meal

My favorite holiday is just around the corner. How could your favorite season be so saddening, yet absolutely complete, you might be wondering? Good F...

April 13th, 2019 |  


Gloria springs into salad

Gloria springs into salad

Ah, this Spring weather gets me going. I can’t wait to start planting the garden. Daniel plowed our garden plot a couple days ago in hopes to ha...

April 6th, 2019 |  


All is grape at the Yoders’

All is grape at the Yoders’

Today is one of those special days that makes me want to hang around Daniel as much as possible. It’s our wedding anniversary. Nine years ago we...

March 28th, 2019 |  


Gloria’s delicious Fry Pies

Gloria’s delicious Fry Pies

How about tackling a day in the kitchen, making fry pies? When my sister-in-law, Virginia, first mentioned the thought, it really seemed to be an exce...

March 14th, 2019 |  


A slice of the simple life

A slice of the simple life

I know it sounds lazy, but if I could, I’d just press a button and have a whole batch, yes a whole batch with five loaves of fresh steaming brea...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Gloria makes Daniel a sweet treat

Gloria makes Daniel a sweet treat

You’ve got to try this recipe. Every time Daniel takes a bite, he almost goes into dreamland.My uncle, Paul, sells these homemade cookies in his...

February 28th, 2019 |  


Thanksgiving not as easy as pie, but still thankful

Thanksgiving not as easy as pie, but still thankful

How is everyone? Ready to settle down after the holidays and have a quieter schedule? I know winter does tend to be long and cold and gray, but I do e...

December 22nd, 2018 |