Lifestyle Seasonal

Getting Ready for Spring in the Garden

In my mind, I have been getting ready for spring since December 26th. Once the tree is down, I am ready to freshen up, clean up and brighten up my […]

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People to Watch

Like Father Like Son

Photo by Peggy Bowman

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Extras

A Walk Down History Lane 

Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina in Pendleton, South Carolina  Knowing where your food comes from is one of the basic skills needed for survival. If you ask most […]

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Body & Mind

For the Love of Stuff

By: Mary Spearman I have an obsession with stuff.  We all have stuff, but I sometimes go to thrift stores and buy other people’s stuff, which creates a problem of an […]

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Lifestyle Seasonal

Giving Back at Christmas and Beyond

Jesus is the reason for the season! Christmas is a time of celebration of Christ and remembrance of Him. Gifts are given, laid under the tree and given to symbolize […]

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Tank Away Getaway

Daytripping on the Unicoi Turnpike in the North Georgia Mountains

A day long road trip, and adventure seeking, has to have several key ingredients. A historical point of interest, natural wonders of nature, food and fun that invites you to […]

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Seasonal Wine & Dine

Thanksgiving Ideas

Traditions For most people tradition dictates what they are doing for Thanksgiving Dinner and celebrations. If you are a diehard traditionalist you probably already know what you are cooking, or […]

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Lifestyle Tank Away Getaway

Day Trippin’ to Brevard

Driving my Cares Away Mountain Road Trips are a common occurrence for me. I live across the North Carolina state line, so I reside at the foot of the Appalachian […]

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Extras

A Rule of Life by Patricia Brandon is full of Mystery, Mountain Folklore, Love and Laughter

I learned about Sin Eaters this week. I had never heard of them before reading A Rule of Life by Patricia Brandon. This new novel, by a South Carolina author, […]

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Body & Mind

How We Beat the Heat

I am going to dive into a topic here that tells my age. When I was a kid, we didn’t have air conditioning. I grew up in the 60s and […]

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