Chalupas add a Tex-Mex twist

Chalupas add a Tex-Mex twist

Last week we talked about the little fishing trip we had for Daniel’s birthday. Now this week, I’ll fill in a bit about his birthday suppe...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Something fishy at the Yoders’

Something fishy at the Yoders’

Earlier this week was Daniel’s 31st birthday. I had asked him what he would like to do. Guess what he picked? He chose to have the two of us go ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Yoders fostering joyful journey

Yoders fostering joyful journey

Hey, good news! The way it looks the adoption is going to happen before long!! The adoption worker contacted us today wondering if she could come next...

August 29th, 2019 |  



Iced coffee cools a hot summer

Iced coffee cools a hot summer

These summer days are just prime for salads, from lettuce, tomatoes, and onions to cukes or radishes, they all get chopped up and tossed into a salad....

July 23rd, 2019 |  


Yoder’s foster goodness

Yoder’s foster goodness

How about joining our family on a trip to Maryland? Yes, I know it’s a long haul, especially with five little ones, but you won’t get bore...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Gloria’s sugar-free twist on a summer favorite

Gloria’s sugar-free twist on a summer favorite

We’re home again. It was a great vacation — or do you call it a vacation while you have a full-time job of caring for five little darlings...

July 9th, 2019 |  


Gloria grateful to write column

Gloria grateful to write column

Writing is something I enjoy. In fact, in many ways after writing for a while, I feel like I’ve come back from a refreshing walk. As a young sch...

March 26th, 2019 |  


Yoders take a Valentine’s weekend trip

Yoders take a Valentine’s weekend trip

I was going to take the week off from writing but then decided that I would really like to give a brief report of our week. So on Friday was the day a...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Bittersweet milestones at the Yoders

Bittersweet milestones at the Yoders

Time is moving on, many times the clock’s hands go faster than mine. Whether it makes me glad or causes me to wipe tears, life just merely bring...

February 19th, 2019 |  


The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

This year as I think of Valentine’s Day my heart fills with joy. What is more beautiful than simply love? Whether it’s love for your spous...

February 5th, 2019 |