Simple, sweet Rice Krispie Treats

Simple, sweet Rice Krispie Treats

Hello! With my garden keeping me busy this time of year, I don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen making elaborate desserts, but we st...

August 13th, 2021 |  


Welcoming baby Catherine Elizabeth Cook

Welcoming baby Catherine Elizabeth Cook

J.R. and Nicole Cook are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Catherine Elizabeth Cook. Catherine was born on Monday, August 2, 2021 at 4:02...

August 9th, 2021 |  


Easy, ‘Peas’y at the Yoders

As a busy mother of six little darlings, if there is one thing I enjoy, that is stepping into my mom’s kitchen. Laughing, I informed her, “...

August 3rd, 2021 |  



The Yoders get their goat

Austin, our early riser and six-year-old son, and I were sharing a few quiet moments and discussing various aspects of the day ahead. That’s whe...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Summer is peachy with the Yoders

Reunions are an interesting subject. Not all families are blessed with the same number of children or even the same character qualities. Nonetheless, ...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Chocolate mousse pie: no-bake style

Chocolate mousse pie: no-bake style

Hello! With the temperatures heating up, the last thing I want to do is fire up my oven. So, this week’s recipe is a no-bake cool dessert. After...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Yoders take a slice of God’s comforting ‘cake’

Daniel stepped into the house, cradling something. A second look revealed the surprise, a perfectly adorable fawn covered with white spots. By all evi...

July 13th, 2021 |  


Getting sneaky with Zucchini

Getting sneaky with Zucchini

Hello! This week’s recipe is sneaky…. it’s another way of getting some vegetables into your family without them knowing it.Zucchini ...

July 9th, 2021 |  


Yoder lime dessert takes the cake

So many things happen. Life is made up of events and happenings; there are happy times and rough times. The difficult moments that test your patience ...

July 7th, 2021 |  


Glazed Lemon Zucchini Bread

Glazed Lemon Zucchini Bread

Hello—It is zucchini season again!I am always excited to see the first one in my garden, then it gets less exciting the more I get. I usually en...

July 2nd, 2021 updated: July 2nd, 2021. |