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

The Christmas present

December 15, 2006 My dog Skip asked me the other day what he’s getting for Christmas. Well, I don’t know, I admitted.

Justice of the peace disputes reporting

December 15, 2006 Dear Editor, Normally I just read the quorum court column in the paper and move on, but on this occasion I feel it is a mistake to say nothing.

Lifting heavy objects

December 14, 2006 How did the builders of the Great Pyramid at Giza and those of Stonehenge move and raise stones that weigh many, many tons? Apparently, much easier than previously thought.

Calves and sales

December 12, 2006 When the word “sale” comes to mind, most women have images in their heads of shopping malls and discount bins, and I am no different.