Thursday, May 6, 2021
Beaver Township rock

Inquisitive minds wonder who carved "The Rock" of South Beaver Township and why they completed the arduous task. Julie Geiss weighs in on local folklore.
Elderberries

Julie Geiss weighs in on the new fad in immunity support — elderberry products — and the work it takes to harvest them.
ice

Julie Geiss reminds us, like many other things in life, moderation is the key when partaking in winter nourishment via snow and icicles.
Pioneer Pavilion

Julie Geiss and her family recently chose to start puppy training at one of the oldest buildings in Youngstown, Pioneer Pavilion.
american flag in a flower box

Julie Geiss explains her 2021 mantra — "Made in America" — and encourages others to be more mindful of where the product comes from before purchasing it.
poinsettia

Julie Geiss sheds some light on the origins and features of traditional Christmas plants like poinsettias, mistletoe and Christmas cacti.
freshly fallen snow

Julie Geiss decided a long time ago, she can't change the weather, but she can change her response to it.

Julie Geiss shares her family's yearly quest to find the perfect Christmas tree.
Yellowstone River

Julie Geiss ruminates on the importance of planning as she recalls her last cross-country adventure and prepares for her next.
Beaver Creek State Park

Julie Geiss and her family visit Beaver Creek State Park.