Questions to ax about ax throwing

Questions to ax about ax throwing

It was a sign to make you stop the car. “Adult Beverages and Ax Throwing.” A natural combination if ever there was one.I have thrown an ax...

November 4th, 2019 |  


I am not a Communist — a T-shirt I need to purchase

I am not a Communist — a T-shirt I need to purchase

Like most red-blooded Americans, I own way too many T-shirts. I probably have over 40 T-shirts in every conceivable color (but mostly gray), with ever...

October 29th, 2019 |  


No need to travel for great eats

No need to travel for great eats

Like most people, I’ve eaten some lousy stuff over the years. That may be one of the reasons my blood sugar is so high.A few years ago, during m...

October 28th, 2019 |  



Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Several years ago I realized that our farm was being invaded by Japanese Honeysuckle, an aggressive shrub that takes over and smothers everything in i...

October 28th, 2019 |  


West Virginia Ready Graduates

West Virginia Ready Graduates

“Be Prepared” is a motto that we often talk about in my service with the Boy Scouts’ Buckskin Council, and it’s certainly one ...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Scare away poisons this Halloween

Halloween is a time for fun and treats for princes, princesses, and superheroes, but experts at the West Virginia Poison Center (WVPC) warn parents to...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Good to the last bad drop

Good to the last bad drop

September was a very bad month for anyone concerned about the environment and anyone who lives in it. That, you understand, is us.In the first salvo, ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Grandparents are not cool?

Grandparents are not cool?

One of our granddaughters turned 13 this week, and the topic of discussion for my wife and I the past couple of weeks has been taking an inventory of ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Container gardening at a higher level

Container gardening at a higher level

Container gardening is a popular way to enjoy color. Whether you grow houseplants indoors, vegetables or annual flowers in pots or window boxes outdoo...

October 21st, 2019 |  


She was more than just a dog

She was more than just a dog

The air has turned crisp as the sun rises and sets each day, and my yard is filled with leaves from a gigantic maple tree that stands behind my house,...

October 15th, 2019 |