Cracking eggs carefully from now on

Cracking eggs carefully from now on

The Easter bunny has come and gone. If you still have colored eggs in your refrigerator, the nutritional quality is deteriorating by the minute. A wee...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Flying the North Atlantic

Flying the North Atlantic

The late Harold Losey of Wilmington loved challenges. He and his wife, Lillian, opened Losey’s Pharmacy located in Wilmington in 1964, and desig...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Growing children with flowers

Many years ago when our children were all still at home, we decided it was time to try to grow children and flowers in the same yard. I thought all th...

April 24th, 2019 |  



Pansies shrug off late frost

Pansies shrug off late frost

It’s easy to enjoy cheerful March-April color without worrying about frost damage. All you need is a flat or two of cold-hardy pansies. We reall...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


I’m not sure I agree

I’m not sure I agree

There are so many choices for news and information these days that it is rather confusing what to believe and what not to believe.I heard an ad for a ...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Disparage not the lowly mascots

Disparage not the lowly mascots

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament may or may not be over. I’m obviously not exactly a slave to athletic schedules. This will become inc...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Broadband key to job creation

Broadband key to job creation

Over the last two years, Congress has put in place pro-growth policies that are growing our economy, creating jobs, and raising wages for families acr...

April 21st, 2019 |  


Treasuring small-town lives

Treasuring small-town lives

Garrison Keillor said, “When a man lives in one place for most of his life, he doesn’t need GPS. He is guided by memories of boyhood bike ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


What a ‘die-er’ He was!

What a ‘die-er’ He was!

Friday was the day Jesus Christ died. It occurred to me that Jesus Christ was the greatest die-er of all time. Here are compelling reasons about it:Th...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: God is willing to forgive us

Search the Scriptures: God is willing to forgive us

“A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold. (Proverbs 22:1; ESV)”It’s very hard ...

April 18th, 2019 |