Your 3 choices in life and 3 steps to choose the best option

I’ve said for years that there is a natural disaster happening in someone’s life every day. You probably don’t know it, so think abo...

April 2nd, 2019 |  


Having been a resident of Portsmouth for 23 years before moving to Florida in 2000 , I still follow the news reported in the Daily Times from time to ...

April 2nd, 2019 |  


Blessed to be a blessing – unpacking the cliche

Blessed to be a blessing – unpacking the cliche

Another cliché to tear apart… or put back together.A great truth it is… give with the right hand, wholeheartedly without reservation,...

April 1st, 2019 |  



How do hunger and thirst work?

How do hunger and thirst work?

A recent review article in The New England Journal of Medicine begins to answer that question by using new tools available to scientists that can prob...

April 1st, 2019 |  


Reading is a human right

Reading is a human right

Children and adults in all countries around the globe deserve to be able to read. Literacy is a fundamental human right.Literacy for AllThe United Nat...

April 1st, 2019 |  


The “wild” turkey is really that

The “wild” turkey is really that

For those who are observers of the great flocks of wild turkey and not hunters, they must wonder if perhaps there should not be a question mark after ...

March 31st, 2019 |  


Purple foliage stands out in the landscape

Purple foliage stands out in the landscape

Nothing beats purple foliage for all-season color, because colorful foliage stands out even when the blooms fade. There are new plant introductions ea...

March 31st, 2019 |  


Good Grief, Charlie Brown

Good Grief, Charlie Brown

I remember climbing onto the couch as a youngster and watching the brilliant imagination of Charles M. Shultz on television. I loved the Peanut Gang.I...

March 29th, 2019 |  


Cowboy Copas – Blue Creek Grand Ole Opry Star

Cowboy Copas – Blue Creek Grand Ole Opry Star

About seven miles from the western edge (West Rt. 125) of Shawnee State Forest is located the small community of Blue Creek. Back in 2000 to 2010 - I ...

March 29th, 2019 |  


The benefits of your circulation

The benefits of your circulation

As you move into the spring season you will notice movement and life is springing up all around you.Let me remind you that movement and circulation go...

March 29th, 2019 |