Veteran’s Day – Let Us Never Forget

Every year, every November 11th we honor, remember and give memorial to our veterans.   To the fathers, mothers, brothers and sisters, cousins, Aunts and Uncles, and friends, who answered the call of duty.  To those who didn’t make it home, to those who served and...
Ode to Spring

Ode to Spring

Spring! Ah Spring! I love Spring. I love the word Spring. I love every little thing about Spring. To me, it is the beginning of a new, wonderful and beautiful period that is all too brief. “Spring. How I love thee, let me count the ways…” Oops, Sorry Em....
Modern Day Candle Making In Appalachia

Modern Day Candle Making In Appalachia

Candles have been used as a source of light for more than 5,000 years, yet little is known about their origin. We do know that candles played an important role in early religious ceremonies. All the way back in 165 B.C. candles were used in ceremonies like Hanukkah,...