Winter solstice puts us in outdoor mood

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

Happy winter, y’all!
The winter solstice is at 11:19 p.m. Saturday, and once it passes, our sunlight hours will start increasing – slowly – day by day. That’s just what we …

Weekends are better with butterflies

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

Butterflies will be a big deal this month, starting on Saturday, Aug. 3, with the fourth annual Butterfly Festival at the University of Tennessee Arboretum in Oak Ridge.
The festival’s highlight …