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Sheila Scruggs

Sheila Scruggs

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What Do You Give On Halloween?


As I was grocery shopping, I had on my list to get candy for the trick or treaters.  Suddenly, I passed by a display & had a devilish thought.  What if I gave them avocados instead of all that sugary candy? Avocados, the healthy “Halloween Candy”. No, I didn’t buy them. What stopped me? The thought of the kids throwing ... Read More »

Dolly Parton Says She Doesn’t Want To Be A Star


Someone once told Dolly that a star was just a big ball of gas and she doesn’t want to be that! She said she still feels like that same girl as when she started.  She has something to prove and wishes she had 50 more years to do all the things she wants to do. Read More »

A Doggy Bucket List


A London man loved his Cocker Spaniel so much, that he made a bucket list to share with him.  He found out Dylan, the 9 year old dog, had cancer that had spread through his entire body.  Michael Wolkind said it was about enjoying the rest of his dogs last days, which the dog also seems to enjoy.  He is ... Read More »

Professional Clowns Are Upset


American Horror Story’s latest season called “Freak Show” on FX  features a serial killer called Twisty the Clown — and the head of the nation’s biggest clown club says the character is contributing to “clown fear.” Glenn Kohlberger, president of Clowns of America International says, “We do not support in any way, shape or form any medium that sensationalizes or adds to coulrophobia or ‘clown ... Read More »

Halfpint’s Cookbook


How would you like some cookin’ like the folks on “Little House on the Praire” had? Well, it turns out Half Pint can cook and she’s sharing her recipies in a cookbook. Melissa Gilbert’s new book is called, “My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from my Little House to yours”. From Melissa Gilbert’s Twitter page (@MelissaEGilbert) Read More »

Send Your Name To Outer Space


My name will be on NASA’s test flight of Orin in orbit around the earth Dec. 4-6.  Yours can be, too! Just go to NASA’s website before October 31st to include your name on the flight. Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence Speaks Out About Hacked Photos


In an interview with Vanity Fair, Jennifer Lawrence calls the hacking of her phone photos as a sexual violation. She said the law needs to be changed. “Just because I’m a public figure, just because I’m an actress does not mean that I asked for this.” The mag is now on sale. Read More »

Alfonso Does His Carlton Dance


In case you missed Monday’s Dancing With The Stars on ABC, here is Alfonso Ribeiro doing his famous dance from the TV show The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air. It was complete with the Tom Jones song, “It’s Not Unusual”. The judges approved of it, too!   Read More »

Twin Peaks To Return 25 Years Later

25 years

The Crime/drama “Twin Peaks” ran from 1990 to ’91 and now Showtime is looking to revive the series and producers want to bring back some of the original cast including Kyle Maclachlan, who portrayed agent Dale Cooper. It will run as a 9 episode limited series. The show ended with the line, “I’ll see you again in 25 years”.  This ... Read More »

Abandoned Town In Great Smoky Mountains


A hiker in the Great Smoky Mountains took his video camera and documented an  abandoned town in East Tennessee. There is an abandoned  hotel that called itself The Wonderland Club and some abandoned homes on the property.  Interesting to see the remains of what used to be a vibrant town.   Read More »