Local resident shares story in Chicken Soup book

Becky Tidberg, of Winnebago, Ill., has had a story published in the latest book in the Chicken Soup series. Her story, “Valley of the Dammed,” appears in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Food and Love, which contains recipes along with the stories. She is a frequent contributor to Focus on the Family’s Thriving Family magazine, and she enjoys speaking to women and parents. Tidberg is a mom of two and an extra mom to more than 100 foster children. She and her husband just celebrated 15 years of marriage.

From the Dec. 21-27, 2011, issue