Just when I thought it was cool, I find out Pumpkin Spice is over?

PUMPKIN SPICE IS OVER Pumpkin Spice Lattes just got back on the menu at Starbucks, but there are definite signs we have reached pumpkin overload. According to food tracking app My Fitness Pal, pumpkin spice latte consumption is down, and there’s a new flavor in town. Sorry, pumpkin spice … you’ve been replaced by salted caramel in latte lovers’ hearts. ... Read More »

Can going to work make us fat? hmmmmm

CAN GOING TO WORK MAKE YOU FAT? Office snacks from the help-yourself candy dishes to doughnuts on Fridays may boost morale, but they can wreck your waistline and sabotage your health. It has been shown that just the sight or smell of candy, cookies, donuts and other sugary sweet concoctions triggers a desire to eat some. Since most of us ... Read More »

Are you young at heart? Get the scoop here

Putting a new spin on looking “good for your age,” researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have figured out a way to determine if your cardiovascular system is actually aging faster than the rest of you.  And as it turns out, the hearts of American adults are often much “older” than our chronological age. Using data ... Read More »

Here’s what’s new at the movies this Labor Day Weekend!

  A WALK IN THE WOODS (Drama) WHAT’S IT ABOUT? A travel writer (Robert Redford) takes a long-lost friend (Nick Nolte) for a hike along the Appalachian Trail. WHO’S IN IT? Nick Nolte, Robert Redford, Emma Thompson The movie — which opened on Wednesday — is based on the 1998 book A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian ... Read More »

Cat Fishing/Swimming Cats?????

When Jason Frost and Brandon Key went out for a day of fishing on the Warrior River in Alabama, this was the last thing they thought they would pull onto their boat, but, amazingly, the men “caught” two kittens. Seems the cats had been abandoned on an isolated island and started swimming towards the boat, hoping to be rescued. But ... Read More »