Dale Dye And The Importance Of Veterans Day

Within the next few weeks, Veterans Day will be upon us. Veterans Day, which falls on Nov. 11, is the day we honor military...

It Tastes Like Chicken

When my husband and I first moved to Hicksville some 20-odd years ago, we did quite a bit of driving to acquaint ourselves with...

Embracing Change

Take a walk down the street and you can’t miss it: the world itself seems to be changing color as the leaves on the...

Autumn Memories From Autumn Leaves

Autumn, that delightful season filled with all things pumpkin spice, fuzzy sweaters and warm hues of rust and gold, is in full swing in...

William Shatner, Shakespeare And A Trip To Space

William Shatner recently made history as the oldest person to enter space, all thanks to Blue Origin, LLC and their New Shepard spacecraft. Although...

Paper Straws And Bags

As humans, we always desire that which we can no longer have. Take, for example, the ubiquitous plastic shopping bag that was once offered...

Dirty Sauce Recipe

Way back when I was a young child, I remember sweet vacation days spent at my grandparents’ home in Westbury. My sister and I...

Lion Brewing Company And A Walk In The Woods

Nature walks are one of the very best ways to heal the soul. The next time you feel a little off-kilter, try a stroll...

Rosh Hashanah Message

In just a few days, on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, the sound of the shofar blasts will be heard. It is a...

The Care And Keeping Of Your Dragon

Pets are an intrinsic part of family life. Whether warm or cold-blooded, the care and keeping of another living being is more than just...