December 18, 2012 - 11:00am
A local, family owned business helps my family to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.
Every Christmas Eve my parents, my five younger sisters, my grandparents and I get together and driven across the river to Schimpff's Confectionery in Jeffersonville. Schimpff's is one of the oldest candy-making businesses in the country, started in its current location in 1891....
December 18, 2012 - 9:00am
Because it isn't Christmas until I've eaten at least a pound of caramel.
My favorite Christmas candy is the mighty, magnificent, mouth watering Modjeska. Preferably those made by Muth's Candy at 630 East Market St. The Modjeska is a simple candy, a fluffy white marshmallow wrapped in tender, buttery caramel and folded up into wax paper. It doesn't sound like...
October 18, 2012 - 1:11pm
Take that costume out for a test drive, folks, as the Louisville Free Public Library hosts Once Upon a Time: A Storybook Halloween tomorrow, Friday, October 19th at 6pm. Get the family gussied up and head out to the Main branch for games and goodies galore.
My daughter is cuter than yours. I know this. It’s a fact. Her little round face is a creamy plain of feathery skin; dark, strawberry-blonde hair bounces all about her shoulders, catching the sun like a spray of molten rose gold. No living creature could possess eyes...
July 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
Kids' Hall-o-Treats night hosted by students and staff
‘Tis the season for spooky fun and gooey sweets. Can’t wait until the 31st? Never fear—Bellarmine University is brewing an evening of family-friendly Halloween festivities this coming Monday, October 24 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at its 11th annual Hall-o-Treats event.Residence staff...
October 19, 2011 - 9:48am
One night a year, people just give away candy. But which night?
Monday, October 31 is Halloween—the best night of the year to hit up your neighbors for free stuff. However, in some parts of the country, the quintessential fall holiday has been rescheduled in the name of weekend convenience.Not here.