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MY LIFE - No more Mr. Nice Guy

No more Mr. Nice Guy! I have just glanced out the window at my pathetic garden and what I saw...or didn't see, to be more precise, has renewed my resolve to rid my little world of its omnivorous... more

THE RECIPE BOX - Smooth and sweet, Strawberry Chiffon Pie

LINCOLN - This recipe came from Yankee Magazine originally some 10 years ago and is a go-to favorite for Janice Clark, great-grandmother of two of my own grandsons, Levi and Elvis. My daughter-in-... more

FILM UNFILTERED - 'Tommorowland:' a thinking person's feel-good movie

**** "Tommorowland" Hollywood can sadly be very predictable churning out remakes or ramming unnecessary sequels down our throats. Occasionally however a great film comes along to break up that... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING - Kids are not interesting

My mother was a most unusual woman for her generation. She divorced my father when I was 3, went to college and eventually obtained a Ph.D. in plant morphology when women were not heartily welcomed... more