2007 wish list

January 2, 2007 The new year usually brings new hope that wrongs can be righted, villains will see justice and peace and love will triumph.

The joy of cooking

December 29, 2006 When my cell phone rang this morning at 9 a.m. just as I was busy typing a story up before deadline, I knew it had to be something important.

Wanderer of the fields

December 28, 2006 Reading “Wanderers of the Field” brought back memories and a yen for wandering.

Finding Christmas

December 27, 2006 The church sign read: “The greatest gift ever was wrapped in a manger,” reminding passing motorists the reason for the holiday season.

Sweet toothed fam

December 26, 2006 It’s a relief to be back at work after three days of running around, last minute wrapping and baking, and taking care of other odds and ends for the family gatherings.

Money Pit mystery

December 21, 2006 Oak Island and the apparent wealth buried in what has been dubbed The Money Pit has captured my imagination since I first ran across the story in one of Long John Latham’s treasure magazines in