7 Rich Blessings of the Family Dinner Table


My grandmother (Betty Jones) believed that every family—especially hers—should gather around the dinner table together, often. So, she put up homegrown vegetables all summer for our weekly family dinners. If she hadn’t, well, we might have had to settle for mere store-bought produce. She made homemade mayonnaise because the kind in the jar just wouldn’t do. [...]

7 Rich Blessings of the Family Dinner Table2019-03-29T08:08:36-05:00

The Recipe for a Merry Christmas


Years ago, when my great-grandmother May (whom I’m named after) got really tickled, she would laugh so hard she'd lose her top denture. The entire family would erupt into hysterical laughter and those of us who were already laughing would begin to cry and hold our sides. Thankfully, May laughed right along with us! One Christmas, [...]

The Recipe for a Merry Christmas2019-08-01T11:29:42-05:00

My Gift to You: Free Christmas Conversation Cards


Many of you will gather with friends and family around a table soon to celebrate Christmas together. But honestly, sometimes conversations with your relatives and friends can be a little awkward, boring, or even a bit annoying. Christmas table talk might go something like this: “How have you been?” “I'm doing well! How about you [...]

My Gift to You: Free Christmas Conversation Cards2018-12-11T16:41:28-05:00