Dishing the Dirt

Dishing the Dirt

Here’s some dishing the dirt. There will always be a bit of Nebraska farmer in me. I can’t help it if I feel a connection to digging in the dirt, er wait, soil. You may have heard me share before that my soil science instructor in college lectured about the difference...
How Puppies Cure COVID Crud

How Puppies Cure COVID Crud

Puppies cure COVID Crud. It’s proven. My research alone proves it. Having a cute puppy in your life boosts endorphins, lowers your blood pressure and slims your waistline. Puppies even alleviate the general malaise of too many hours in facemasks and on Zoom calls. And...
Surprising Lessons from Disaster—Part 2

Surprising Lessons from Disaster—Part 2

You and I may not have encountered a disaster as widespread as the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. But we all have stressors and challenges that can teach us surprising lessons. Thirty years ago in January 1991, I traveled with an American humanitarian...
Merry Christmas, Happy New Year

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year

  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!   Merry Christmas! A joyful new year to you! THANK YOU for being a part of our blog community! You continually bless me by reading my posts, and when you can, leaving comments and encouraging words.  Together we stood...