Behind those scenes

Behind those scenes

Behind those scenes by Miranda Reiman There it was before me: A sunny pasture scene, pairs lazily grazing on still-green grass, as the river flowed by. A picture of serenity. I had my camera in hand, and a rare quiet morning to just breathe in the simple splendor of...
The taste of change

The taste of change

The taste of change by Nicole Lane Erceg I don’t remember the first time I ate it nor the last, I just remember that it tasted terrible. My mother called it “Uschi’s Omlet,” a nod to her mother’s German name, as she passed on the mushy, messy bake recipe. Truthfully,...
Faith and flexibility

Faith and flexibility

Faith and flexibility by Miranda Reiman May 11, 2020 My parents got married in 1980 and bought the farm in ’81. Yet, from all my growing-up years, I don’t have many memories of my dad in the tractor. Instead I see the dark green Peterbilt where he worked long hours to...
This too shall pass

This too shall pass

This too shall pass by Nicole Lane Erceg April 3, 2020 My favorite book in the Bible is Exodus. The first time I read it, I remember getting so frustrated with the Israelites. How could they be so close to the Promised Land and mess everything up?! It’s mind boggling...
Too much of a good thing?

Too much of a good thing?

Too much of a good thing? by Nicole Lane ErcegFebruary 14, 2020 The thought ran through my mind several hours into a long drive. The talk had worn thin, songs on the stereo now felt stale and both my husband and I were beyond ready to reach the final destination.No...