Q: My teenage daughter recently has discovered “Friends” on Netflix and is now obsessed with those lovable characters.
Boomer, senior, family caregiver, and veterans events for July 15-21:
Have you ever had one of those meals that reverts you back to toddler talking?
By now readers know I have been writing since a child growing up in the Buckhorn community near the Cape Fear River.
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“Teacher rebuke Your disciples.’ But Jesus answered, ‘I tell you, if these become silent, the stones will cry out.’” Luke 19:39b-40
Ahhh. Those lazy, hazy days of summer. The kids are running around outside, and the smell of food sizzling on the grill drifts through the air.
What is your favorite movie? “Scary Movie” 1 and 2
What is your favorite book? A book that I read when I was a young teenager by Sharon M. Draper, “The Battle of Jericho”
Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines “minion” as “a servile dependent, follower or underling.”
Now, now, I know what you’re thinking. “Mushroom burger, really?!” Just trust me.
Hordes of shiny metallic green destroyers emerge from the ground to feed on fresh, young foliage. They ravage the landscape turning plant leaves to lace. Within a month or so, the siege is over, until next year.
So ... are many of you parents being faced with the old “I’m bored, and I can’t find anything to do” routine about now?
Boomer, senior, family caregiver and veteran events July 8-15:
Q: What was bluesman Howlin’ Wolf’s real name? Surely his parents didn’t name him that?
It started small. Just a few rows for neighbors and church friends. Now there’s two whole acres, eight different varieties and a shop full of products. Anthony and Janice Dyson are seeing blue. Blueberries, that is.
More than two centuries after the battle at House in the Horseshoe, the historic site again will see musket and cannon fire this summer — along with a number of other activities hearkening back to the colonial era.
When Tucker Forster survived a virus that attacked his brain at 2-and-a-half weeks old — resulting in 18 seizures in 11 hours — his mother hoped that epilepsy medication would bring an end to her son's struggles.
But it didn't.
What is real?
Can reality differ with the individual who perceives it?
As the weather heats up and families migrate outdoors, winter toys are traded in for sunscreen and sand pails. The summer months promise warm days and one of the most anticipated nights: the Fourth of July.
Every July 4, patriotic Americans celebrate far more than the birthday of our nation. We also celebrate two revolutionary ideas embodied in the Declaration of Independence:
“If you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same?” Matthew 5:47