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A Special Flower

A Special Flower

A few years ago this reporter discovered an unusual, beautiful flowering plant in my sister-in-law’s flower bed. I had seen pictures of this plant but had never seen the actual…

From The South

From The South

Various topics come up in this household daily, as I’m sure they do in yours, and this reporter finds things that are discussed very interesting. Consider the word “yonder”. It…

Watches

Watches

If you were shopping for a watch in 1880, would you have known where to get one? You would, of course, go to a store, right? Well, of course you…

Here’s March!

Here’s March!

Remember last Saturday, March 1st? That first day of March came in like a lamb. We’ll have to wait until the 31st to see if this month goes out like…

Reduced

Reduced

It seems all television channels are promoting weight-loss products. We, who need to lose “a few,” don’t constantly want to hear about it night and day. Honestly, have you noticed…

A Hospitality House

A Hospitality House

When your spouse or “significant other” has health problems, it is very important for the closest person in their lives to help as much as possible. Hopefully, this takes some…

My Travel Plans For 2014

My Travel Plans For 2014

This reporter has been thinking about making travel plans to some place warmer. I have been in many places but I’ve never been in Cahoots. Apparently, one can’t go alone…

One-Word Resolution

One-Word Resolution

How many times have you heard the words “HAPPY NEW YEAR” during the past week? Well, those three words will be repeated often during the first couple of weeks in…

Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions

As Christmas quickly approaches, cards begin to arrive, the kitchen gets busier, and candles in windows begin to shine all over the county. Have you ever thought about the Christmas…

God’s Creation

God’s Creation

I received the following back in February from our cousins in Kentucky and just received the same message again during the Thanksgiving week. That only means one thing and that…