Friday is Independence Day, a time to celebrate everything it means to be American.
Wow, it's good to hear from folks who read this column. I do appreciate the emails with questions about wines. And I want to deal with a quartet of them in today's edition.
"Is he going to die?"
Many things can cause a house fire.
Nothing brings a summer garden to life the way butterflies do.
For girls who care about boys, boys and, well, boys, 'Where the Boys Are' is the perfect summer-time movie.
Did you know the state of Georgia is the second largest producer of blueberries in the United States after Michigan?
It is my conviction that convection is a danger to your dog, your cat, your grandma and ice cream.
I came home late, because Amy had given me a night to myself.
You've just spent $60 on a tankful of gas. The woman at the pump next to you filled up her scooter for $8.
Extension offices around Northeast Georgia have been buzzing with calls about all sorts of problems and issues, but the one problem high on the list is millipedes in the house.
Whatever charms turned the musical "Jersey Boys" into a Tony-winning Broadway hit are sorely missed in Clint Eastwood's tone-deaf corpse of a movie.
It's an easy season to include more fruits and vegetables in your daily routine. Whether it's a salad or smoothie, garden produce offers a variety of recipe possibilities.
Tomorrow, May 19, begins National Dog Bite Awareness week. Like most dates of celebration, it serves as a means to promote something we should remember year-round.
Summer starts a few days from now.
You know, you always hear people saying "life is funny sometimes." Things happen to us that are so ironic they are hard to comprehend sometimes.
A few months ago I bought an exercise bike. Why, you might ask? Simple. We needed somewhere else to hang our clothes.
If you or someone you know has diabetes, that's no surprise. But did you know cats are susceptible to diabetes, too?
The capital of Mexico is a place of contrasts.
It has begun. The annual appearance of webbing in trees along the roadways and woods in the county has started.
It's been a dozen years since Pierce Brosnan played Bond, James Bond, in "Die Another Day."
Whether you like walking, aerobics, dancing or a variety of sports, UGA Extension's Walk Georgia can help you find tools to stay fit.
I recently enjoyed a day of whitewater rafting near Clayton.
Superstorm Sandy, which covered the East Coast with floodwaters from Florida to Maine in 2012, is still a household name. But memories of Sandy were overshadowed by the torrential rains that hit Baltimore, Long Island and Connecticut on Aug. 12.
Around this time of year, I begin sending out applications to individuals interested in taking our Georgia Master Gardener classes at the Hall County Extension office.
Last week was a sad one in Hollywood. One day after comedian Robin Williams was found dead, legendary actress Lauren Bacall died.
Last week, we lost a comedic icon. The death of Robin Williams is a bitter ending to a man who delighted millions through entertainment.
I admit it. I was different than most of the other kids.
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