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Do You Hunt or Fish? — Survey of the Day
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?
5 US Hotspots Where Hurricanes May Cause Severe Damage
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.
It’s Hurricane Season. There’s An App For That.
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)
Can Sunscreen Be Considered a Drug?
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 Website To Help You Buy American
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.
Creole String Beans at Downtown Alive
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...
How To Make Popsicles [VIDEO]
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…
Summer Beach: Which Is Your Favorite?
When we were kids, mom and dad would load us up into the van every summer and we would head to Rutherford Beach.  For a whole week!!  We had a pop-up camper, and (with 8 kids in the family), some of us would sleep in the camper, some would sleep in the van...
I Just Went For A Bike Ride: Success!!
Was I worried it wouldn't be a success?  Yup!  Reason being:  bad tires.  My bicycle has been sitting in the barn for 5 years now, with NO maintenance.  I used compressed air to spray off the dust and cobwebs, then aired up the tires, adjusted the seat, and hit the road…

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