The Essence Of Summer


Corn on the Cob

Who doesn’t like corn on the cob? Corn on the cob dripping with melted butter. Oh my!

I saw a video on you tube the other day that demonstrates a neat and cool way to get all of the silk off of corn on the cob fast and easy.


Nutritious Canned Vegetables


I don’t really care what anyone eats. I agree with Greek philosopher, Epictetus: “Preach not to others what they should eat, but eat as becomes you, and be silent.”

Good philosophy there.

However, there does sometimes seem to be a bias against canned and frozen vegetables Vs fresh vegetables these days.

I have […]

The 1913 Great Flood


In twelve (12) states from North Carolina to Vermont Hurricane Irene and tropical storm Lee left massive and devastating flooding, power outages, and damage behind. People’s lives will take months and maybe even years to get back to any degree of normalcy.

As terrible and devastating as the loss of life and damage […]