Rural Living October 2021

October 2021 Bee Prepared On keeping your distance while admiring bees’ handiwork I’ve been reading several books recently that feature bees as central, or minor, characters. There’s “Queen Bee” by the late Dorothea Benton Frank, one of my favorite authors, whose...

Rural Living July 2021

July 2021 Out and About at the Art Show Bath County event is a ‘go’ for July Are you weary of staying home, having nowhere to go, even if you could? Have I got a solution for you! How about a day or a weekend trip to Hot Springs, and a visit to the Bath County Art...

Rural Living July 2020

Of Change and Constancy There’s no longer a Monday or Tuesday, just a ‘Nextday’ July 2020 As I write this in late May, I can only imagine what July might be looking like. Right now, Virginia businesses are like an early spring flower: Poking up their heads and looking...