December 3, 2012 - 4:43pm
"My sister Mary is the reason I am a writer," said Laura Ingalls Wilder, the author of the Little House books. Mary lost her sight as a child, and Laura became her eyes, describing the world around her so her older sister could "see" as well. But what happened to Mary when she...
December 3, 2012 - 3:04pm
U-cut Christmas trees a tradition to try
Fake or Real? I'm a live Christmas tree gal myself, and nothing beats the fresh-cut smell of pine, spruce, or fir. Huber's in Indiana and Sleepy Hollow in Prospect offer great U-cut experiences.
I have always had a live Christmas tree. Except for the years when my husband was deployed and I had a baby to take care of, which forced me to opt for the ease of a store-bought tree, I've always spent a weekend at the end of November or beginning of December picking out the perfect cedar,...
December 3, 2012 - 9:00am
The Highlands sparkle for 27th annual Bardstown Road Aglow
Saturday night saw The Highlands sparkle for the 27th annual Bardstown Road Aglow, where your intrepid fashion writer celebrated her first Aglow outing by judging holiday decorations, followed by snapping a few photos of the night that was.
The Highlands along Bardstown Road, Baxter Avenue and Barret Avenue was the place to be Saturday night for the 27th annual Bardstown Road Aglow, the yearly kick-off to the Christmas season in the Louisville neighborhood occurring on the first Saturday of December. This would also be my first Aglow...
December 2, 2012 - 8:55pm
The Switzerland County Visitors Center, located at 128 West Main Street in downtown Vevay, IN, will display both Holiday Gingerbread House Contest entries and submissions in Vevay Main Street’s “Deck the District Wreath Decorating Contest” during the Dec. 7 “First Friday." The event begins at...
December 2, 2012 - 8:39pm
The Switzerland County Visitors Center, located in downtown Vevay, IN, will host Santa Claus from 1-4pm on Dec. 8, 9, 15, and 16. Jolly ole Kris Kringle will be available to talk with youths and pose for photos. The event takes place at the Visitors Center office located at 128 West Main Street....