A Patriotic Pilgrimage

August 25, 2017

The nation’s history comes alive for high school students on Youth Tour Marines in dress blue uniforms mingle effortlessly with awestruck teenagers in the sweltering heat of Washington, D.C., on a Tuesday evening in June.

It is a precursor to a patriotic display by the United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps and Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon—young men and women not much older than the teens.

As the setting sun casts an orange glow on the Washington Monument, the musicians march in to the cadence tapped out by snare drums, with the …

Learning and Teaching Life Skills

August 25, 2017

It seems beyond coincidental that Lane Hegel began working with Graham County Rehabilitation Center in Safford, Arizona, one month before …

It’s Not Just ‘The Kiss’

August 25, 2017

One of the things I have learned about wedding photography is you can miss many moments during the ceremony —the …

Guided by Experience

August 25, 2017

Visiting Washington, D.C., is a new experience for many Youth Tour students. Thankfully, they are led by someone who has been …

Enjoy Easy Back-to-School Meals

Step back from the hectic pace of fall with tasty yet simple recipes Fruit and Berry Pancake Crunch 4 cups prepared pancake mix (from scratch or a box) 1 1/2 cups assorted berries, fresh or frozen 1½ cups peach …

Savor the Flavors of Summer

Nectarine Shortcake 2 cups flour 2/3 cup sugar, divided 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup milk 1/3 cup vegetable oil 2 cups sliced nectarines Raspberries, optional Whipped cream Mix flour, 2 tablespoons sugar, baking powder and …

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