Inspirational Stories

Inspirational stories celebrating the life lessons and favorites memories that come with living life in the country.

Making a Family Quilt for a Newborn Baby Brought Joy

March 18, 2014

Generations pull together to deliver a gift of love across many miles.

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Lamb Birth Became a Lasting Memory

February 19, 2014

Watching the birth of twin lambs renewed couples’ wonder for the miracle of life.

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Buying Time: One Mom’s Ingenious Plan

February 19, 2014

A proud mom comes up with the perfect idea for her entrepreneur daughter.

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Changing Seasons Reveal Hope

January 23, 2014

Robins signal changing seasons, lifting winter-weary hearts and spirits.

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Snowshoeing Mount Rainier National Park

December 17, 2013

Signing up for a youth-group trip to snowshoe in Mount Rainier National Park was the best mistake this 67-year-old ever made.

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‘Dear Grandma’

November 21, 2013

Loving granddaughter writes a ‘Dear Grandma’ letter as a thanks for the many years of learning, laughter, inspiration and affection.

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Grow Where You Are Planted

November 21, 2013

A young girl’s craft project sprouts a homegrown Christmas tree.

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Old Farmhouse Saved a Long-lost Treasure

October 24, 2013

The old farmhouse saved one last precious memory for the girl who grew up there.

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The Gentleman Warrior

October 24, 2013

Inside this kindly cattleman lives the resolute will of a valiant World War 2 fighter pilot.

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The Color of Grace

September 18, 2013

She’s decided that her hair isn’t graying; it’s maturing like autumn leaves or fine wine.

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