New Orleans Saints' offensive line coach Aaron Kromer will get a taste of being an NFL head coach for the first 6 weeks of the 2012 season. He's downplaying the role, even though he interviewed for head coaching jobs with the Rams and Colts.
Thanks to the frontier spirit that helped found this nation, hunting and fishing are pretty ingrained into the American psyche. But how many folks in the United States still participate in these outdoor activities?
Everyone knows that the last two hurricane seasons have been pretty bad. But just how bad were they? Experts say that actually we had just gotten used to an unnaturally low level of hurricane activity, with relatively few major hurricanes hitting the East Coast over the last 30 years.
For a kid, there may be nothing more depressing than the first advertisements for back-to-school sales, which remind them that their summer vacation won’t last forever. The only thing more depressing for parents may be the cost of sending their little ones back to a new clas…
Actually, there are several. These smartphone apps can be very useful in preparing for, and surviving a hurricane, or other natural disaster. StopDisaster includes preparedness checklists for hurricanes, earthquakes, and other disasters. ($1.99)
Last week, a mom in Tacoma, WA. went public after her fair-skinned young daughters came home from an all-day field trip badly sunburned because teachers weren’t allowed to provide them with sunscreen. Now the policies that led to the incident are being re-examined.
There's a new website to help you buy American. It's called US Groove. They've researched, a variety of all-American products. You can read unbiased reviews on products from appliances, to sunglasses and audio equipment.
The Creole String Beans take the stage at Parc Sans Souci for Downtown Alive this Friday, May 18th. Concessions open at 5:30. The music starts at 6:00. Downtown Alive is produced by Downtown Lafayette Unlimited. All ages are welcome. Admission is free...
Sunday May 6th is National Beverage Day, what's your favorite? As the temperature rises in Acadiana, whether it's water that quenches your thirst or something a bit stronger, tis the time to stay hydrated.
How to make Popsicles at home? The other night I was out trying to hunt down a banana Popsicle. I finally found a bag of artificially flavored banana Popsicles at Walmart. I only wanted one or two but ended up having to buying this gigantic bag because they were the only banana fla…