posted: 04/06/2015 2:02 a.m.
I turned 52 a couple of weeks ago and as many people do on their birthdays, I reflected on my life. There seems to be something about adding a number that makes people evaluate all they've accomplished.
posted: 03/23/2015 1:49 a.m.
Pasta doesn't make you fat. It's how much pasta you eat that makes you fat.
posted: 03/09/2015 1:45 a.m.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.
posted: 02/23/2015 1:44 a.m.
I'm always afraid my feet will fly out from under me when I'm getting out of my car on ice.
posted: 02/19/2015 2:10 a.m.
In 1995 "The Natural State" was officially adopted as Arkansas' state nickname. But I think it's also unofficially safe to say that Arkansas is "The Barbecue State." From one corner to another you'll find restaurants offering pork, chicken, ribs and brisket served different ways.
posted: 02/09/2015 1:51 a.m.
Without love, what are we worth? Eighty-nine cents! Eighty-nine cents worth of chemicals walking around lonely.
posted: 01/26/2015 1:57 a.m.
Inclement weather and flu season tend to depress blood donations. All blood types are needed, but especially O negative, A negative and B negative.
posted: 01/22/2015 2:18 a.m.
There's just something special about a diner. There are many restaurants that call themselves a diner these days. But according to Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, a diner is a small, informal and inexpensive restaurant that looks like a railroad car.
posted: 01/12/2015 2:25 a.m.
Is fat really the worst thing a human being can be? Is fat worse than vindictive, jealous, shallow, vain, boring, evil or cruel? Not to me.
posted: 01/01/2015 2:12 a.m.
Mi Ranchito sits on one end of a very short strip center near the intersection of Arkansas 5 and 89.
posted: 12/29/2014 2:04 a.m.
I recently got my hands on the book The 5 Skinny Habits by David Zulberg. The author's aim is to share "How ancient wisdom can help us lose weight and change our life forever."
posted: 12/17/2014 2:02 a.m.
When my oven stopped working early last year and I started using my small toaster oven in its place, I quickly learned a toaster oven can handle a lot of what I cook in a conventional oven. It is fine for a six-muffin pan or an 8-by-8 cake pan, but forget baking bigger things.
posted: 12/15/2014 2:11 a.m.
Another year is almost behind us, and I feel I've frittered it away, not actually doing much of what I sort of planned at this time last year.
posted: 12/11/2014 2:05 a.m.
A few months ago I happened to notice that one of Sherwood's longest-running pizza joints, Le Star Pizzaria, had closed. The empty place looked sad and lonely.
posted: 12/01/2014 2:02 a.m.
I recently read about a report titled "Dietary and Pharmacologic Management to Prevent Recurrent Nephrolithiasis in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians."