An Ode To Moms Everywhere

I’ve always associated the month of May with Mother’s Day. It usually fell around the time of my parents’ wedding anniversary, so I found...

A First Look Dazzles

Recently the Sarasota Audubon Society had a walk around the Perico Wildlife Preserve in Bradenton, FL. Initially not expecting much, two thirds of the...

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

Celebrating Graduation Day 2017

Graduation season is upon us. Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah once stated, “There is a good reason (why) they call these ceremonies ‘commencement exercises.’...

A Note From The Publisher

We have been reading and hearing a lot in recent months about “fake news”—false, biased, inaccurate, untrustworthy information, packaged to look like real news....

Shake it Up: Different Protein Shake Options

Protein powders are fast becoming the latest rage in the quest for physical fitness. Walk into any local retailer, and you will find a...

Jones Beach: The Land Of No

In the summer, Jones Beach State Park is always a nice place to visit. As I walked along the boardwalk at Jones Beach near...

Clearing House With Life’s Storms

Thunderstorms are nature’s way of cleaning house. The crisp scent of electricity in the air, coupled with the fresh fragrance of falling rain, is...