Columnists: Kay Scarborough

That pesky groundhog

That pesky groundhog said we should expect six more weeks of winter! Let’s hope he’s wrong. In case he happens…read more

Color and the cold

My husband and I recently enjoyed a week-long stay in Maggie Valley, N.C. Heaven can’t be any prettier than the…read more

Happy New Year!

Finally, it’s beginning to look like winter. Please drive safely! Temperature this morning at our home in Ellisville — 29…read more


Holly, Ivy and other Christmas plants were used in pre-Christian times to help celebrate the Winter Solstice Festival and celebrate…read more

Winter is here

Winter is here! It’s time to take care of houseplants, plan next year’s garden and care for the birds. Plant…read more

Feeling blessed

HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I feel so blessed to live in this wonderful country, free to worship where I please and live…read more

Not following advice

Time to ’fess up: I did not follow my own advice last week. The calendar forced me to buy and…read more