Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:17:59 EST 1800 I may eat sushi, but I’ll pass on possum http://yadkinripple.com/news/opinion_columns/153030817/I-may-eat-sushi-but-Ill-pass-on-possum There is a big big world out there and in it are many delicious and delectable things to eat. There are also some food choices that may make you say, “ew, you eat that?” I know here in the country, there may be many of you who grew up (or... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 04:45:21 EST The Dandelion’s Truth http://yadkinripple.com/news/opinion_columns/153030433/The-Dandelions-Truth Have you ever gone gem hunting? You know, the process of gathering mounds of earth and sifting through, separating the seemingly worthless and mundane from the valuable? Well, that's a bit how my mind works most of the time. I find myself taking... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 04:30:21 EST Kitsey’s Kitchen: Life’s a banquet http://yadkinripple.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152917957/Kitseys-Kitchen:-Lifes-a-banquet After serving as your reporter here in Yadkin County for more than a year now, I am extremely pleased to be introducing my very own personal column where we can get to know one another a little more. I'll start this inaugural issue of... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:20:21 EST All the things Hospice can do http://yadkinripple.com/news/opinion_columns/152689129/All-the-things-Hospice-can-do You would be amazed at all the things Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care can do for our patients. Over the next few months I plan to share with you some of those wonderful things. Thu, 9 Apr 2015 02:05:21 EST Come in and have a seat http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152511389/Come-in-and-have-a-seat I've recently come to appreciate something I've used all my life, used many times every day, but never gave much thought to. Chairs. They are everywhere and come in thousands of configurations and uses. My interest in them began recently... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:30:22 EST Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/152017997/Letter-to-the-editor Dear Editor, Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:10:21 EST This may not be Colorado, but … http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151998205/This-may-not-be-Colorado-but When hiking in Colorado in mid-July it is easy to explore large alpine valleys filled with thousands of wildflowers. You see Indian Paint-brush, Columbines, Bluebells, Fire Pinks and other wildflowers by the thousands if your timing is good and the... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:35:21 EST