Collards and Turnips and Mustards, oh my!

Collards and Turnips and Mustards, oh my!

Get ready, because as the temperatures start to cool down, it’s about to be ‘green’ time, I’m talking the South’s trifecta of fall superfoods, collard, mustard and turnip greens with turnips. There are certain foods that Southerners proudly claim as our own; favorites like cornbread, muscadine jelly, and, of course, greens. Start a pot of greens, throw a sweet potato in the oven and you have a nutritious meal that Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Muscadines: The Patron Grape of the South

Muscadines: The Patron Grape of the South

It’s fall in the South and the muscadines are getting ripe. If you aren’t familiar with muscadine grapes, it’s time to introduce yourself. September and October are the prime months for enjoying this prolific native of the southeastern United States that grows wild and thrives where the climate is hot and humid. Muscadine grapes are large as compared to other varieties and grow in small clusters. They can range in Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Is it safe to go into the water?

Is it safe to go into the water?

What you should know about water-borne bacteria. As we put the summer behind us and settle into fall, many families are looking forward to sneaking in a quick trip to the beach before cold weather arrives. Fall is a beautiful time at the beach – with its deep blue skies and less oppressive temperatures and humidity. But before you pack up the SUV and head for the Coast, there is a Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Dementia and Sleep Disruption

Dementia and Sleep Disruption

Alzheimer’s disease (and other forms of dementia) is often called the ‘cruelest disease,’ because of its systematic attack on the brain’s functions and theft of the essence of what gives each individual their uniqueness. It robs memories, clouds the recognition of loved ones and scrambles all sense of time and space as it progresses. And, as if that is not enough it also affects sleep patterns and the quality of Read more »
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September 23, 2019
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