posted: 01/16/2017 1:47 a.m.
I've finally caught a cold. People all around me are sick and silly me thought I could keep the germs at bay.
posted: 01/15/2017 1:44 a.m.
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is debuting yet another made-for-TV movie franchise with the introduction of The Fixer Upper Mysteries. They're based on author Kate Carlisle's novels set in the small resort town of Lighthouse Cove.
posted: 01/04/2017 1:55 a.m.
Hot Logic recently introduced Hot Logic Mini, a "personal portable oven for use in the office, the jobsite, a campsite or wherever you have an outlet."
posted: 01/02/2017 1:49 a.m.
Over the last few months several people close to my age, including pop icon George Michael, have died. Like me, he was 53.
posted: 01/01/2017 1:44 a.m.
Cooking shows are all the rage these days. From Food Network to the Cooking Channel, television stars and celebrity chefs offer advice, tips and recipes for the foodie in all of us. Now AETN is throwing its hat into the ring with the new series Cook With Brooks. It will air at 5 p.m. Saturdays.
posted: 12/25/2016 1:44 a.m.
For 20 years, Freeform, the channel formerly known as ABC Family, has aired a special block of programming that runs from Dec. 1 to 25. They call it "25 Days of Christmas," and the programming includes a variety of classic movies, festive specials and Christmas favorites.
posted: 12/24/2016 4:55 a.m.
Want to grow and maintain plants in your home but can't even keep a fake ficus alive? Have you tried a terrarium?
posted: 12/19/2016 1:51 a.m.
"The best doctors and medicine in the world can't save you if you don't do what you're supposed to do."
posted: 12/18/2016 1:42 a.m.
Although it's not really a Christmas movie, The Sound of Music is a classic that usually airs during the holiday season. And this year is no exception -- the musical is airing at 6 p.m. today on ABC.
posted: 12/11/2016 1:43 a.m.
It's the Christmas season -- a time for presents, family togetherness and being of good cheer. But for members of our military, this time of year can be emotional, especially for those stationed thousands of miles away from home or struggling to overcome injuries from their service. Whatever their situation, our men and women in uniform deserve a healthy dose of festivity.
posted: 12/05/2016 1:51 a.m.
My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?
posted: 11/21/2016 1:50 a.m.
Not long after I was diagnosed as diabetic, a friend brought me a small bag of miniature sugar-free Hershey bars. Throughout the day I ate several, and by afternoon I was nursing a bloated stomach.
posted: 11/07/2016 1:47 a.m.
In my last column I wrote about menopause and diabetes, from a woman's perspective. This week it's the guys' turn.
posted: 10/24/2016 1:48 a.m.
A week or so ago an email came from everydayhealth.com with a link to an article titled "Should 'No' Be the New 'Yes' for Women?"
posted: 10/20/2016 5:45 a.m.
CM Smoke Artisan BBQ, a mom-and-pop restaurant in a strip mall on Jacksonville's Main Street, prides itself on lovingly smoking a variety of meats low and slow over a wood-fire pit out back. The house-made dry rubs and four sauces include vinegary, hot and sweet.