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No Bake Salted Caramel Hazelnut Cookies

April showers bring May flowers. With the rain we have been getting, the flowers should abound. I have already started the mower and did the yard once. It already needs it again. Everything is so green and beautiful, I am not complaining about the lawn mowing…yet. I thought about putting the spring fertilizer on, but I don’t think I need it. Momma More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Borax Ant Killer

It is that time again in West Virginia to head into the woods for ramps and morel mushrooms. This is a tradition that officially signals spring is here at last. I am ready to grab my ramp hoe and head for the hills. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015


I have been reading the papers and hearing in the news of people doing the most horrendous things to children. For the life of me I can’t figure people out. How they can do some of these things period, not to More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015


This past week has seen the end of winter and ushered in spring with a rainy day. I have seen some flowers showing their faces to the sun and the birds are singing their songs. New calves are frolicking in the fields More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Momma Said for March 18, 2015

I did not succeed in catching the Leprechaun again this year. I guess my pot of gold is still out there somewhere. Momma Said, “You can’t miss what you never had.” So I guess my gold was never that important More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Momma Said for March 11, 2015

I am on a rant this week. I will have to say that there are not a lot of things that makes me any madder than to see the American flag hanging in tatters. I applaud anyone that is patriotic enough to fly the symbol More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Momma Said for March 3, 2015

February is usually my worst month of the year, but this past month has flown by. It seems just yesterday we were celebrating New Year’s and now it will soon be the Ides of March. Momma Said, “I just hope we More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Momma Said for February 24, 2015

In last week’s edition, I quoted Momma as saying, “You get so busy, you throw the baby out with the bathwater.” Well I must have really been busy because in the Feb. 11 edition, I posted a recipe for Banana More...