Mother’s Day celebrates a complex job

Mother’s Day celebrates a complex job

Where do pregnant women go for advice in 2019? Their grandmothers, their mothers, their obstetricians? Whom should they believe ? Can they trust anyth...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Choosing and using the right mulch

Choosing and using the right mulch

“You are what you eat” is an old saying, and it points the way to picking the right mulch for your landscape. It’s common sense that...

May 7th, 2019 |  


See your mom in a new light this Mother’s Day

See your mom in a new light this Mother’s Day

May is a month of celebrations that include graduations, birthdays, anniversaries and of course the big one is Mother’s Day.Flowers, candy, dinn...

May 6th, 2019 |  



Weight does not determine worth

Weight does not determine worth

What is the difference between weight and worth? One changes—the other does not.Adding or dropping pounds does not make a person’s worth g...

May 6th, 2019 |  


Tadhg’s Christening gown and Janet’s strawberry meringue

Tadhg’s Christening gown and Janet’s strawberry meringue

This week has been a very busy week at the Governor’s Residence, but I have carved out a little extra time to sew!I don’t do much sewing n...

May 6th, 2019 |  


Observing Teacher Appreciation Week

Observing Teacher Appreciation Week

As I travel around Ohio visiting schools, I see great teaching happening everywhere—a teacher in Swanton bringing history to life through intera...

May 4th, 2019 |  


How convincing are you?

How convincing are you?

Jamin recently participated as one of two defense lawyers in a mock trial exercise for a part of his final grade in one of his law classes at Liberty ...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: In all things, charity

Search the Scriptures: In all things, charity

A Latin quote: “unitatem in necessariis, in non necessariis libertatem, in omnibus caritatem.” Attributed to Marco Antonio de Dominis in h...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


Cross Words: There’s beauty in brokenness

Cross Words: There’s beauty in brokenness

Charles Swindoll says, “I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it.” While I’m no statistician, I&...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Three questions for Peter

God’s Kids Korner: Three questions for Peter

After Jesus was raised from the dead, He appeared to His Disciples several times. On the third time that Jesus appeared to His Disciples, He was with ...

May 2nd, 2019 |