Flying Horseshoes and Friendship by Jo Russell

“Jen is good at everything! She beats us at all the card games, she is as good on the internet as anybody I know. Just because she finished her Master’s at an Ivy League school doesn’t mean she is all that. I can hardly wait for her to go back home,” complained cousin...

Same Sharing, Same Together Thoughts by Jo Russell

“Because we know that the Governor is coming to visit our small community next week, we’re asking your help in getting things tidied up—and having a great time as a family at the same time!” The community leader announced the work project as a thing of honor and...

Need a Helping Hand? Try Teamwork by Jo Russell

Nell was used to doing things for herself for decades. Her working motto was “If you need a helping hand, look at the end of your arm.” But Nell’s last attempt at loading up tree and lawn cuttings as well as tumbleweeds nearly made the front page of her rural...