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Rosie the Riveter was an iconic image that represented working women during World War II.
Like most people, you are probably not a big fan of mosquitoes. Mosquitoes play a role in the environment—they are food for bats as well as certain other insects and small fish. Unfortunately, their bites are itchy, they spread disease and they can make outdoor time downright unbearable. Keep them from taking over your outdoor space. There are a few things you can do to help keep mosquitoes at bay.
About 140 miles south of Atlanta, the little town of Lumpkin is home to one of the seven wonders of Georgia, Providence Canyon. This Georgia State recreation area has grown in popularity of the past few years. The canyon features colorful, sculpted walls that are reminiscent of a southwestern landscape, which is how it got its nickname, the Little Grand Canyon. The crazy thing is–it's not a natural phenomenon.
How Bad Farming Practices Created a Canyon
Providence Canyon was once farmland. In ...
For eight weekends every spring, over 100,000 visitors travel to the Atlanta area to experience 16th-century England, during the reign of King Henry VIII. The Festival is more than a local favorite. It was voted as one of the top 20 Events in the Southeast from the Southeast Tourism Society. The Georgia Renaissance Festival gets visitors from all over the country, bur mainly the Southeast.
Not a Typical Renaissance Festival
The Georgia Renaissance Festival opened its doors in 1986. Since its ...
A moist lemon loaf cake is perfect for an afternoon snack, breakfast or an accompaniment for tea or coffee. Make this loaf cake for brunch or when you have a craving for something sweet.
The Secret Ingredient for Moist Cake
This cake recipe isn’t hard to make, but there are a few tricks you should employ to get it perfectly moist. First of all, use the secret ingredient: buttermilk. Buttermilk has a fantastic ability to tenderize almost anything. It’s highly acidic. That acidity helps to keep...
Most people know that Nashville, Tennessee is the Country Music capital of the world. Some of the biggest names in country music have come from this influential city. But, in the midst of the bustling music city, there’s a full-size replica of The Parthenon.
In its basic form, risotto is a hearty, warming rice dish. It’s typically filled with rich flavors of the stock used in its making, as well as parmesan and butter or olive oil. I do love a good risotto. However, this classic Italian rice takes time to prepare. In order to get the right consistency and creaminess, you need to slowly incorporate broth. I’m not the most patient person in the world, so I’ve tried the next best thing to make risotto–in a crock pot!
Squash is a versatile and healthy fruit. Yes, botanically squash is a fruit, but it is typically eaten as a vegetable. Related to ornamental gourds, squash comes in a variety of colors, shapes and flavors. Squash can be used in soups, pies, breads and side dishes. This ultimate squash guide will show you the common varieties of squash and how to use them.
Garden hoses are a necessary staple for lawn and landscape. The hardest part in selecting a quality hose is picking one made from materials that are best adapted for your intended use. Whether you want a soaker hose, a rubber garden hose, an expandable hose or one that offers a lifetime warranty, you need to choose the best garden hose that is strong enough to handle the daily rigors of your outdoor work.