Lightning Bugs or Fireflies?

Fireflies or Lightning Bugs? Did you live in an area that had fireflies? What did you call them when you were growing up? Whatever you grew up calling them, it's reminiscent of summertime! Many backyards are already aglow with magical fireflies – or lightning bugs, as many people call them. On warm evenings, there’s nothing … Continue reading Lightning Bugs or Fireflies?

Daylight Saving Time…Dread It Or Love It?

Daylight Saving Time (DST) is the practice of setting our clocks ahead one hour in the spring and back again in the fall from standard time. This practice is devised to take advantage of more natural light during the summertime and reduce the amount of energy needed for artificial lighting in the evenings. "Spring forward, … Continue reading Daylight Saving Time…Dread It Or Love It?