It’s early Wednesday morning. The house is peacefully quiet, so I’m seizing the opportunity to get in touch with you all.
Last night we had an enjoyable, cozy birthday party around a campfire. This time it was for my mom.
My younger brother, Micah and his wife, Rose, and there three ...
I spent the first week of August among my people. Over 60,000 tabletop game lovers descended on Indianapolis to wander the halls, stand in the lines, and play all of the games at Gen Con, the largest and longest-running game convention in North America.
As always, it felt glorious.
This year, ...
We’re living in an age of disasters, both natural and human-caused. Wherever we turn, it seems we’re faced with the headlines: wildfires, floods, hurricanes, mass shootings...of course, living through such events is multitudes worse than reading about them.
Indeed, a disaster doesn’t ...
It's 1:00, Wednesday afternoon at our house. The church ladies and girls are all invited to our house for a few hours of fellowship. This time it's my turn to host the monthly ladies Bible study. Each time we review a chapter in the book, "The Power of True Success." I enjoy attending these ...
Animal ID: 39482765
Breed: Mixed Breed
Age: 8 months
Weight: 42 lbs.
Hello! I'm Charlton. I'm a handsome, playful young pup waiting to find my perfect forever home. I'd do best in an environment with an ...
The sights, smells and tastes of this weekend's 44th Johnny Appleseed Festival unofficially kicks off the fall festival season.
Fresh produce, flowers and pumpkins and will be available. Numerous vendors will sell a variety of crafts and antiques.
No one will go hungry at the festival. Back ...
I wish you could have been here at our house yesterday. We had the opportunity of hosting church services at our house, as well as lunch then supper and a hymn singing in the evening. We had a great day.
One of the things we enjoy the most in having services at our house is planning and ...
Fort Wayne Museum of Art is proud to present “Medieval To Metal: The Art & Evolution Of The Guitar”, a touring exhibition on view at FWMoA September 29-January 6 that celebrates the artistic development of the guitar.
Developed by The National GUITAR Museum (NGM), it features 40 ...
Animal ID: 39456937
Breed: Mixed Breed
Age: 5 years
Weight: 83 lbs.
Hi there! Marley here. I'm a handsome guy with a huge heart. As you can see from my photo, I’m a water lover! If I could, I’d spend all day ...
If you follow the headlines, you’ve seen these employment topics popping up the past few years: record student loan debt; low retirement savings; low worker pay; gender pay gaps. While these problems could take decades to resolve, there is at least one solution already at hand: Careers in the ...
A while ago I received a letter from a reader with a unique question. After thinking it over, I decided that maybe I should share the answers with all of you! Thanks to Mrs. Moore from Ohio who inquired, "What five things do you enjoy the most about the Amish way of life?"
First I will insert ...
Animal ID: 39463467
Breed: Domestic Shorthair/Mix
Age: 1 year
Weight: 7.79 lbs.
Hello! My name is Ocean. I’m a handsome guy with a friendly personality and some pretty cute paws! My front feet are ...
If offered the choice between more money or more schedule flexibility in your job, which would you pick? The answer probably depends on a number of factors, including:
-are you the sole provider in your household?
-does your home life run smoothly?
-do you have children or elderly parents ...
SOUTH BEND (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter and comedian David Letterman have helped launch a Habitat for Humanity building blitz in northern Indiana.
The retired late-night TV host praised Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, for their dedication to the nonprofit during a Sunday event at the ...
SOUTH BEND (AP) — Country star Garth Brooks has set a late October date for his University of Notre Dame show that will be the first-ever music concert at the school's football stadium.
Brooks' publicist announced Monday that the concert would be held Oct. 20 at Notre Dame Stadium, rain or ...
Animal ID: 39412070
Breed: Mixed Breed
Age: 2 years
Weight: 43 lbs.
Hello! My name is Westley. I’m a medium-sized guy with a happy heart and a wiggly tail! I love attention and I love to be around people, ...
If pimento cheese is already part of your life, then you are blessed for sure. If not, get ready for life to get a little bit better.
And get ready for one of the best burgers of your life.
It's dangerous ground for a Yankee like me to start messing around with a Southern recipe like pimento ...
What is better than an ordinary everyday life? Since I'm grown and have children of my own, I can better identify with what my mother used to say. Before going away on a trip, she'd say, "I almost can't wait to come back home again." In my young mind, that concept didn't make any sense at all. ...
Animal ID: 39156274
Breed: Bulldog, American/Mix
Age: 7 years
Weight: 68.6 lbs.
Hi there! I’m Stella. I'm a big, beautiful girl looking for new place to call home. I arrived at the Allen County SPCA as a ...
Are you a sports fan? Did you play sports as a kid? Perhaps you’re an athlete today, however you define that term.
Personally, I have a love-hate relationship with sports: I love them, they hate me. The stories of my mishaps with athletic pursuits are legion and nearly epic in scope. I ...