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  • Everyone likes to hear a story, and that includes shelter dogs. They are often shy, scared, in a strange place, and many respond positively when a child reads to them. In fact, it can make them more adoptable. And as it turns out, the dogs are not the only ones who benefit.
  • Everybody wants fame. But in this week’s Keepin’ It Real commentary, Cam Marston explains that not everyone is willing to do the work that goes along with it...
  • Less is usually more. In this week’s Keepin’ It Real commentary, Cam Marston explains how consuming in moderation can be so much sweeter than having a few too many...
  • October is Adopt-a-Dog Month, a great time to add a new member to your family. You will save a dog’s life, and improve your own, when you take home one of these faithful companions to be your new best friend.
  • Packing and shipping create a ton of waste, and much of it is plastic. In today's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram breaks down better ways to ship sustainably, and how to responsibly dispose of packaging...
  • Most black-and-tan Coonhounds have long silky ears, but as you might guess, some are longer than others. As it turns out, Paige Olsen’s Coonhound, “Lou,” has ears that are so long, Guinness World Records has added her to their new World Records Book for having the longest ears of any living dog!
  • What is progress? In this week’s Keepin’ it Real commentary, Cam Marston contemplates the meaning of progress and what people consider it to be...
  • Where did the people go!? In this week’s Keepin’ it Real commentary, Cam Marston speaks on today’s labor shortages and what may be causing them...
  • Recycling and reducing waste go hand in hand. In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz looks at the plastic code confusion and the dilemma of bioplastics in recycling...
  • It’s pronounced peh-cahn, not pee-can! In this week’s Keepin’ it Real commentary, Cam Marston explains just how easy it is to judge someone for something as small as how they pronounce certain words...