Children help with a special treat

Children help with a special treat

Hello everyone! I have a special guest in the kitchen with me this week — my niece and her two little boys, Coleson and Branson, making apple ec...

November 27th, 2022 |  


Library recommendations for the week of November 28th

Library recommendations for the week of November 28th

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

November 27th, 2022 |  


Enjoying a Traditional Christmas Tree

Enjoying a Traditional Christmas Tree

In today’s fast-paced, high-tech world, the ritual of a real Christmas tree captures the genuine spirit of the holidays. Decorating with live gr...

November 27th, 2022 |  



Landscape edging saves maintenance

Landscape edging saves maintenance

You may have noticed that the easiest landscape beds to maintain are those surrounded by concrete. For instance, most homes have a concrete walk betwe...

November 20th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

November 20th, 2022 |  


Easy bread pudding offers options

Easy bread pudding offers options

In the kitchen with Sharon this week is Patricia Nicholes with her bread pudding. It’s simple and most of you will have the ingredients. It̵...

November 20th, 2022 |  


Is Your Hedgerow a Savings Account?

Is Your Hedgerow a Savings Account?

As I drive around southwest Ohio, I pass by miles of hedgerows along fences and property lines. These are places where, because it’s difficult t...

November 13th, 2022 |  


Week of November 14 book recommendations

Week of November 14 book recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

November 13th, 2022 |  


Kolacky is easy with few ingredients

Kolacky is easy with few ingredients

Hello! In the kitchen with Sharon this week is Patricia Nicholes. This is an easy recipe with not too many ingredients. It doesn’t look difficul...

November 6th, 2022 |  


Tree Colonnades

Tree Colonnades

Those of us with long driveways often fantasize about having a stately planting of matching driveway trees on both sides, forming a shady “tunne...

November 6th, 2022 |