Pre-cut melons tied to multistate salmonella outbreak

Pre-cut melons tied to multistate salmonella outbreak

I just heard a report that a brand of pre-cut melons was tied to a salmonella outbreak recently. How is that possible?You are right. The Centers for D...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


Get comfortable with summer

Get comfortable with summer

The heat is flirting with the mid-90s, the sky is a bright white from horizon to horizon, and the air outside feels like the inside of a sauna and it&...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


Yoder’s go camping

Yoder’s go camping

We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes we love it. Okay, I can’t say that I don’t have some things that need to be organi...

June 23rd, 2018 |  



Vacation time again?

Vacation time again?

I had just finished my project, sent it to my publisher, took a deep breath and said out loud, “I’m glad that’s done. Now I can rest...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


God loves you just like you are

God loves you just like you are

Jeremiah 31:3 says this, “I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued to extend faithful love to you.” I know y...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Last week, I wrote on the topic, “Change is inevitable, growth is optional.” The longer we live, the more we realize that is true. Very tr...

June 15th, 2018 |  


The Yoder’s old digs are new again

The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it.I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

It seemed to me like we went straight from winter to summer this year. I was on the east coast in North and South Carolina at the end of April. Many y...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Where have all the fathers gone?

Where have all the fathers gone?

Around this time of the year, my thoughts wander back to my father. He’s been gone quite a spell but his memory lingers. I often wonder what he ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Don’t drink the pool water

Don’t drink the pool water

I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make him sick?Yes...

June 15th, 2018 |