In the first several decades of my life, I was fearless when it came to thunder and lightning.

I’m a big fan of the Weather Channel.

I have an F-150 from the eighties with no air conditioner. It is less than pleasant sitting in traffic.

Eggplant, corn and peanuts are wonderful late-summer partners.

What to do when you find yourself staring at the basket of voluptuous, colorful eggplants you’ve collected.

When I was a little girl and we had a stretch of hot, humid weather at the end of August, we were forbidden to play outdoors.