Comforting comforters and a deluxe fruit pizza to brighten winter

Comforting comforters and a deluxe fruit pizza to brighten winter

It’s cold these days. It’s windy and down right cold. I don’t do as well with cold weather as my husband Daniel does. His pullover s...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Kids menu choices not always the best option

Kids menu choices not always the best option

When I take my family out to eat at a restaurant, most often I choose an option for my kids off the children’s menu because it’s food that...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Can the media hold politicians accountable?

Can the media hold politicians accountable?

If you watched Donald Trump’s recent press conference, you may have overlooked a telling and worrisome moment. A CNN reporter tried to ask the p...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Getting through the storm

Getting through the storm

Have you ever been in a situation where you knew what was coming, but you didn’t want to face it?Let me give you some examples.You know you have...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Everything old is getting older still

Everything old is getting older still

A friend of mine has a saying, “I’m going to get as old as I possibly can get.” From what I can tell, he has. I must agree with his ...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Jan. 19, 1917Madison County Democrat — Miss Mary Stickley who has been suffering with tonsillitis for the past two weeks was able to resume her ...

January 19th, 2017 |  


How my presidential inauguration would go

How my presidential inauguration would go

Tomorrow we will see the inauguration of the Donald Trump as President of the United States of America and, if his Twitter account is to be believed (...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Gloria’s wild game night

Gloria’s wild game night

This week I’d love to invite you to take a peek at our annual “Wild Game New Year’s Eve” supper. It’s one of those times...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Old dogs and new tricks

Old dogs and new tricks

Sometimes an old dog can learn some new tricks, when she has the right pups to help her.My children like to cook, just like their mother, nanna, and g...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |