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Eating Georgia

As a child growing up in the very rural, southeastern corner of Georgia, before the dawn of the interweb, we had no choice but to shop local. We bought our meat from the actual butcher, not the supermarket. And,...

May 29, 2012
National Memorial Day Concert airs May 27 at 8pm

National Memorial Day Concert

In honor of Memorial Day, PBS will once again present the National Memorial Day Concert. On Sunday, May 27 at 8pm join citizens around the country as we unite during the nation’s tribute to the sacrifices made by our...

May 24, 2012

The Orly Plane Crash Remembered

Most Americans can recall exactly where they were when JFK was shot and when the Challenger exploded. Likewise, most Atlantans from a certain generation remember the Orly plane crash with the same significance. I grew...

May 18, 2012
Host a Super Why! Reading Camp this summer

Choosing Quality Summer Camps

Location When choosing a summer camp, the very first thing to consider is location. Is it in a safe part of town? Is it convenient to home and/ or work? You may find a long list of options open to you if you choose...

May 15, 2012

Happy Mother's Day!

Every year around this time I get excited about Mother’s Day. My own mom is the very example of selflessness and we could never doubt her love for us. Typically, I make Mama’s gift from us, a handmade card, earrings,...

May 9, 2012

Appreciate Those Teachers!

Next week, May 7-11 is Teacher Appreciation Week all week long. The truly industrious among you may try doing something thoughtful each day next week for an educator. The rest of us can easily do at least one kind...

May 1, 2012
Sesame Workshop supports military families.

Families in Service

Nationally, nearly 800,000 preschoolers are separated from a parent serving in the U.S. military. With so many Georgia families actively serving in the military and with so many of us who have friends and family in the...

April 26, 2012
EcoSense for Living

Earth Family Days

April 22 is Earth Day and GPB is making it easy for you to teach your children about the earth and how to take care of it. You can learn about nature with Elmo and Rosita on Sesame Street and explore the bottom of the...

April 19, 2012
King and Prince Beach and Golf Resort on St. Simons Island

Georgia Getaway

No matter what your travel budget looks like, you can see and experience Georgia’s diversity with Georgia Traveler. This week’s episode explores the entire state in its Best of Season Five show. Hosts travel from...

April 12, 2012

Poetry, Cooking, and Memories

We have entered that long-awaited season of Spring which kids and parents alike have been leaning into and yearning for. The days are longer and we've had some beautiful weekend weather in Georgia lately. Now what...

April 9, 2012