Ice cream and summer always seem to go together well and July is National Ice Cream Month. Rather you select your favorite flavor from the grocery or make your own favorite recipe at home, ice…

On Saturday, June 8, Theodore Verburg and Margie Son Estaban vowed to love, honor, and cherish each other in the presence of many family and friends. A warm, windy day met with a flutter of ex…

Parents like it when children take responsibility and follow through on chores, but all too often chores lead to complaining, nagging and fights. What can parents do to prevent chore wars?

Every year Men’s Health Week is celebrated in the week leading up to and including Father’s Day. The purpose of Men’s Health Week is to increase awareness of preventable health problems and en…

Salsas, Spanish for the word “sauce,” are low in calories, full of flavor, and available with a variety of ingredients, from tomatoes, jalapenos and habaneras to mangoes, pineapples, strawberr…

May is traditionally the beginning of grilling season with most American grilling at least one meal over the Memorial Weekend. May is also National Beef Month and with thought and planning, be…

April is National Garden Month and a few warm days really makes gardeners think about gardens, flowers and working the rich soil of northern Indiana. Last week a co-worker from Southern Indian…

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How would it feel to be married to the man who stole, then ate, your glue in Kindergarten? It would surely be a story to pass down to your children and grandchildren! Ashley Van Kley and Joshu…

Spring will soon be here and that means nicer weather with more time spent outdoors. Are you ready to get moving, improve your health and enjoy life more? Get WalkIN’ is a free e-mail based wa…

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RENSSELAER — Jonna White first began raising money for a ride to end Alzheimer’s in November 2018.

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Autumn Fagenbaum is a junior at Valparaiso University, a graduate of KVHS and a part-time worker at the Wheatfield and DeMotte libraries. She is also a talented costume designer and creator, a…

Happy Valentine’s Day this week. Hearts can be seen everywhere during the month of February. Beautiful flowers might warm our hearts but they do not make us healthier, and the sweet candies or…

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This month’s I Do feature is a question and answer with Mike and Evie Parrish, who married on Oct. 6, 2018. The couple lives in Wheatfield.

According to the USDA Dietary Guidelines, grains should make up more than a quarter of your plate, or roughly 6-8 ounces for adults per day (a 1-ounce serving is equivalent to 1/2 cup cooked pasta).

Blessed John Henry Newman wrote many beautiful prayers reflecting his reverence for God and appreciation for the gift of life. One of my personal favorites – and a great one to keep in mind as…

Christ is called Emanuel, which means, “God is with us” and we are so grateful that he came to save us. Yes, we enjoy the nativity and he was once a baby, but he’s not a baby today. He was bor…

Christmas is often described as a magical time, but I think the word “transcendent” might be more appropriate. Our souls can be lifted through experiences of the divine that we weren’t expecting.

Even though it rarely crosses our mind, there is always someone listening to what we are saying. Words are not just meaningless sounds but were created to communicate and most importantly to r…

In the liner notes of an album, musicians usually thank their colleagues, staff, and family for their talent and support. But on the back cover of Grammy nominee Matt Maher’s new record “The A…

A great holiday tradition for young children is baking and decorated cookies for the Christmas season. It is a personalized gift made for those family and friends we loved. It is also a great …

St. Francis de Sales once said, “A spoonful of honey gets more flies than a barrel full of vinegar.” This take on an old English proverb points to the reality that likable things will naturall…

As the holiday season approaches, do you find yourself looking forward to the festivities, but concerned about the impact on your wallet? You are not alone. By doing some planning now, you can…