Krista Lynn Campbell

Food for Food

Some food for thought.  Throughout the holiday season, try this simple suggestion and help feed the hungry. I call it: food for food. Invite your guests to bring a non-perishable food item. Wrap a box with Christmas paper. Place the box at your front door. Instruct your guests to deposit their items in the box. … Food for…

Belated “Thank You”

December 6, 2015 Dear Fellow Travelers, Over the weekend, I was handed a newspaper article from 2013.  My sister knew I would want to see this even though it was “old news”.  It was the obituary of my 5th-grade teacher’s wife.  Sadly, I read how my 5th-grade teacher had lost his bride of 66 years on Christmas … Belated “Thank…

Doing Double-Time

Double-time: to move in double time; a slow running pace; keeping in step. I feel like I need to be doing life in “double-time”. If I could  high-step, double-time through my day, OH the things I would accomplish!  The clock is going faster and I am going slower. I wake with my never-ending  “to do” list … Doing Double-TimeRead…

The Small Stuff

December 1, 2015 Dear Fellow Travelers, A new month! I have missed our walking together.  A little disclaimer:  I just want you to know I have not been a couch potato all weekend. But I applaud you if you have been potato couching!  If you were able to rest, recover and reflect from a horizontal position throughout the holiday … The Small…

Couch Potato

Where did my walk take me today? Not very far. To the couch and  in front of the TV. All day long.  No mashed potatoes, no sweet potatoes; just a couch potato. I must watch the Macy’s Parade. Tradition. I must see the Rockettes perform. Tradition. No wavering on these traditions. Then football. And more football. … Couch PotatoRead…

The Children’s Table

November 24, 2015 Dear Fellow Travelers, Remember sitting at the  children’s table during a holiday meal?  You know, the table (usually located in the kitchen) where your cousins challenged each other to put carrot sticks up their noses.  You are stuck there because there is not enough room at the big people’s table (maybe “adult” is a better … The Children’s…