October 26, 2017 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Trivia test

1. SCIENCE: What is the first element on the Periodic Table?  2. MYTHOLOGY: What was the name of King Arthur’s sword?  3. ASTRONOMY: Which planet in our solar system has the most moons?  4. GEOGRAPHY: Which U.S. More...

Sweet treats not too sweet

These colorful treats from the Woman’s Day Kitchen may sound super sweet, but a few key ingredients keep them balanced: cream cheese for tanginess, pretzels for a salty kick and dried cherries (or cranberries) for a touch of tartness.   More...


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Strange BUT TRUE

Why pockets were invented

* Those who study such things say that many ancient Greeks carried coins in their mouths — clothing of the time lacked pockets, you see.  * In late 19-century America, parts of New England had a rather unusual Halloween tradition. More...


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The Wonders of Winter Squash

I used to look at the hard, oddly shaped exteriors of winter squash and pass them by, mainly because I had no idea what to do with them. Then I discovered that winter squash are actually easy to prepare and are a healthy addition to any meal. More...