For the farming community in this part of Pennsylvania the planting season should be about over, and the growing season should be underway. It has been a difficult season for most farmers due …

My granddaughter Violet just had her second birthday, and I can’t believe how the time has seemed to fly since I first held her just minutes after she was born. Each month has brought such dra…

There it sat in the center of a small plate. There almost wasn’t room for the nicely spaced little touches of whipped topping that surrounded it.

As the weather has turned warmer and the spring rains have been falling, the world around us has come to life. One of the first reactions on our part has been to bring our freshly serviced and…

I think the best thing my own mother ever taught me was to be curious, to ask questions. She did it by example. Having been a teacher much of her life, she knew the value of asking the right q…

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