Trails and Bridges

In my five decades of living, I have wandered and roamed, walked and ran, many miles of trail. Some just…

Paths Crossing 

There are days etched in my memory from months of breast cancer surgeries and treatment; the day I heard my…

Weather or Not

When you grow up on a farm, paying attention to the weather is necessary for a variety of reasons. What…

A Big Yard and Summer Fun

The space we had growing up on a farm was space we all appreciated. The dinner table and our bedrooms…

Straight from the Cows

Growing up on a dairy farm, I know what milk straight from the cow tastes like. Fresh, whole milk has…

Chemo Buddies

When it came to chemo, I was the one with the IV in my arm receiving the drugs and experiencing…