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BookReview

The Stars Are Fire

By Anita Shreve | Knopf | 241 pages | $26 Most of us go to our jobs every day without a passing thought that…

Drink

The Russian Pumpkin

INGREDIENTS (Makes 1) ¾ to 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 3 oz. heavy cream 3 oz. vodka 3 oz. Kahlua Whipped cream & chocolate…

HolidayTraditions

Happy Holiday Traditions

Holiday traditions are a fun way for families to bond and create fond memories. The traditions you and your family choose are limited only…

BreadCompany

Breaking Bread

Sarah and Aaron Mastropaolo, a brother and sister duo, grew up happily with their two older sisters in a vine-covered house in Fort Smith,…

SouthernLit

Landslide

Layla has been making Thanksgiving dinner since she was in her late teens. The first time was the year her mother died. The death…

DIY

Once Upon a Time

Refinish a piece of furniture in a day with almost no prep needed. Sounds like a fairy tale, doesn’t it? Enter chalk paint. One…

Stoney

Don’t Blink

I squeezed Abby tight. She’s normally not much of a hugger, but this day, I just didn’t care. I held her for just a…

Recipe

Monster Treats

 INGREDIENTS Crispy Rice Cereal Treats – homemade or pre-packaged 12 ounces milk chocolate chips Assorted decorating candies & sprinkles Candy apple sticks   METHOD…

Jessica

Tea As A Tonic

I don’t drink tea at night as a general rule. Only sometimes, when it’s on the early end of late, and my brain just…

Drink

Peter, Peter, Punkin’ Eater

INGREDIENTS 2 ounces pumpkin spice vodka 1 ounce spiced rum ½ ounce whole milk 2 Tablespoons pumpkin puree 1 ounce maple syrup ½ teaspoon…