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  • Prairie Grass Cafe untraditional Shepard's Pie recipe
    Untraditional Shepard’s Pie is a fall favorite
    Once the brisk Chicago weather hits, many Chicagoans crave warm comforting foods. While childhood favorites are always popular, people’s taste have become more elevated over time. The simplistic recipes that grandma made could lack the bold,...
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    UHCL’s Center for Autism and Disabilities Speaker Series on November 15
    The University of Houston Clear Lake’s Autism and Disabilities Center will continue their speakers series with a free presentation on November 15. The presentation, ‘I Don’t Want to Do That! Reducing Problem Behavior to Escape of...
  • JIMMY at The James Chicago Halloween cocktails
    Enjoy an enchanted Halloween cocktail at JIMMY at The James Chicago
    As Halloween approaches, adults leave responsibilities behind and indulge in the fantasy of the evening. JIMMY at The James Chicago is conjuring haunting spirts with hand-crafted absinthe cocktails. The River North Cocktail lounge will be...
  • "General Election 2014"
    Riding the fence: Voting record of Jason Carter – gubernatorial candidate for GA
    How about this as an original idea? Educate yourself and THEN vote. When you fail to vote – you are still voting – for bad candidates… same thing when you vote without knowing who you are voting for.Many Georgians when they take...
  • Melting Pot supports St. Jude
    Melting Pot raises funds for St. Jude Thanks and Giving
    When a family gets the devastating news that a child is afflicted with cancer, the little diversions from every day life seem to fade away. Organizations, like St. Jude, can bring a little light of hope during the difficult times. The Melting Pot...
  • Important Documents to Keep on Hand
    Special needs planning: Important documents to keep on hand
    For families with loved ones who have special needs, planning and preparing for the future takes time and thoughtful consideration. Care options, estate planning and how the special needs person will be cared for when you are gone are common...
  • Halloween costume
    Halloween jokes for kids and fun facts for the young at heart
    Halloween 2014 is right around the corner. In Atlanta and around the country, kids are ready to don their creepy or cute costumes, grab their trick-or-treat bags, and hit the streets to collect major loads of candy. Halloween is often associated...
  • Discover the Native peoples of Maryland at Cromwell Valley Park
    Discover the Native peoples of Maryland at Cromwell Valley Park
    Native peoples have lived in Maryland for thousands of years. They hunted, grew crops, gathered food, built longhouses, and had effective governance prior to the Europeans coming to America. Known as Eastern Woodland peoples, their tribes included...
  • A child's ideal father
    A child's ideal father, Part II
    Part I presented a brief explanation regarding the changing role of father as well as what these changes has upon his child’s view of him. Part II critiques what children ideally desire in their fathers. As with mothers, researchers found...
  • Vampire Fighter Fries, garlic fries for Halloween at Red Robin
    Red Robin launches Vampire Fighter Fries for Halloween
    Halloween doesn't need to be a pain the neck this year. To protect all the superheroes and princesses from the zombies and vampires, Red Robin is launching Vampire Fighter Fries.As legend states, garlic can protect people from the damned. The...
  • Father and daughter
    A child's ideal father, Part I
    As it is true of a child’s ideal mother, an ideal father begins to develop at a very early age—as young as 1 or 2 years of age. Part I of this report will review the changes in the societal view of father and how these changes affect the manner...
  • Experience the  Oella wilderness at  Benjamin Banneker Historical Park
    Experience the Oella wilderness at Benjamin Banneker Historical Park
    The seasons tell us the story about the nature as it changes throughout the year. Autumn creates a colorful landscape as the leaves turn. The cooler weather makes it a perfect time for a nature hike. Check out the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park...
  • Winterfest
    Cleveland Winterfest 2014
    Celebrate the upcoming holiday season in Cleveland with Winterfest 2014. This annual celebration will be taking place on Saturday, Nov. 29 throughout downtown. Enjoy the city during this all day celebration with horse and carriage rides, a tree...
  • Children can meet a Thanksgiving turkey survivor at Benjamin Banneker Park
    Children can meet a Thanksgiving turkey survivor at Benjamin Banneker Park
    The turkey is the guest at any true Thanksgiving feast – although the turkey would prefer not to be the guest of honor. In past history, the wild turkey was an important food source in early American history. Now is the time to honor such an...
  • America Recycles Day
    America Recycles Day: Recycle clothes for the planet
    Recycling has become very much a way of life for residents in the Baltimore area, and to make it easier to discard of items that can be recycled, most counties in Maryland offer a recycling program where they pick-up your recycling once or twice a...