Amy remembers the old phones
We had graduated to a single party phone line. Hooray! No more would mom have to wait for that party- line person to finish her endless conversations.
Before her Smarter-Than-I-Am-Phone
Read the rest of Amy's memories of the telephone
To the girls who want to date my son
Mrs. McLinda White was a volunteer at Peace in the Hood Peace Camp. After observing the 'raging hormones' among the teenagers she wrote this piece called 'To the girls who want to date my son' and performed it at the Peace in the Hood celebration of peace at the end of Peace Camp 2014 in Cleveland.
Tips from the Restaurant Trade - Keeping Up With Maury Oh, those un-tender carrots. Why do I call them un-tender? Because they are too tough to eat! I go into top-notch restaurants and they are serving un-tender carrots. Why is that?
Let me explain the carrot problem.
Read the rest of Maury's look at Carrots, Fish, Corn and more
Mother and Child at Puerto Rican Parade
The 46th Annual Puerto Rican Parade and Festival was held this weekend. More photos and videos soon.
Getting the best Watermelons - Keeping Up With MauryWatermelons do not ripen once they are picked. Cantaloupes ripen if you leave them out at room temperature. Honey Dews will not ripen.
But watermelons, once they are picked, that's it! They will be either good or bad.
Read the rest of Maury's tips on watermelons
4th Annual Downtown Ashtabula Multi-Cultural Festival
The Parade down Main Ave. in downtown Ashtabula on Saturday July 26 featured many young pageant winners such as these.
Ashtabula Fair Princess
Junior Miss Multicultural
Little Miss Multicultural
Young Miss Multicultural
What to look for at Farmer's Markets - Keeping Up With MauryThere is so much happening in the food industry I hardly know where to begin. Mid July is the beginning of the harvest season. All those home grown vegetables … all those little farm projects.
So let me tell you what to look for. The first thing you want to concentrate on is ...
Read the rest of Maury's visit to Farmer's Markets
ClevelandWomen.Com Joke of the WeekThree blonde men are stranded on an island. Suddenly a fairy appears and offers to grant them each one wish.
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