It’s June. Christmas seems a distant memory. But don’t worry. Soon enough the heat will pass away. Hot summer nights will gradually grow cooler. The cicadas will disappear. The thick […]

It’s finally here. Large parts of the midwest will soon experience the massive horde of cicadas known in the science world simply as Brood X. Since you can’t go out […]

This Christmas as we gather together with friends and family we take a moment to reflect on the year and on the season. The wisest among us reflect on their […]

Quarantine is coming to an end and we are all looking forward to running outside in the sunshine. Just as we started to make plans to greet spring and summer […]

Everyone has friends who obsess over Halloween, seemingly all year round. They like scary objects, keep skull erasers in their work desk, watch horror movies every weekend, and can be […]

Get ready, because summer is coming, finally. After a long summer, fall, winter AND spring indoors and away from others because of COVID-19, summer is coming. With the tantalizing knowledge […]

For many people, Christmas is their favorite time of year. What do we love about it? Everything! We love gathering together with and being close to members of our family. […]

Halloween is a wonderful time to draw closer together with friends and acquaintances. Nothing draws a group together like managing to get through a haunted house as a group without […]

For generations, our loved ones have gathered together at Christmas to exchange gifts, catch up on the year gone by, and to secretly compare ourselves to our distant cousins. What […]

We are all familiar with the term splash. It’s when something gets everywhere, especially somewhere that it is not expected. Perhaps we use it to say there is a “splash” […]