Hudson: Reminders of the joys of life
May 23, 2015 - 10:15pm
When my husband, Bill, saw the email that there were free tomato plants in the company break room, he stopped by to pick one up for us.
Hudson: ‘Life more than randomness’
April 11, 2015 - 10:15pm
A New Jersey husband and wife made national news recently with the story that they crossed paths 16 years before they met.
Hudson: Fall speaks to Southerners
November 15, 2014 - 11:15pm
Southerners love fall.A smart man by the name of James Farmer said, “Fall is a Southerner’s reward for surviving summer.” I agree.
Hudson: These are the days of my life
September 20, 2014 - 10:15pm
Today is set aside as World Gratitude Day. And Miniature Golf Day. And National Women’s Friendship Day.
Hudson: Tweezers are girl’s best friend
June 7, 2014 - 10:14pm
Diamonds aren’t a girl’s best friend. Tweezers are.
Only nobody’s written a song about it. Yet.
Hudson: Women have wisdom
May 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
I met my new BFF Wednesday.
That’s when Frances Schultz, a Tarboro native, spoke to me — and about 1,000 other local ladies — at the Power of the Purse Luncheon.
Hudson: Give Peeps a chance
April 19, 2014 - 10:15pm
I’m a Peeps lover. There, I said it.
Hudson: It’s the little things
March 15, 2014 - 10:15pm
I can’t get my electric car seat back in the proper position, and I feel as if the earth is wobbling on its axis.
Hudson: Testing beauty products
January 18, 2014 - 11:15pm
No woman wants to hear her husband ask, “What’s wrong with your face?”As editor of Her... magazine, I’ve heard that question far too many times.
Hudson: Things I could do without
November 16, 2013 - 11:15pm
A number of my Facebook friends have been posting daily updates about what they are thankful for during the month of November.
Hudson: Refresher course in manners
September 14, 2013 - 10:15pm
It must be trendy to be ill-mannered in 2013 — because wherever I go I see folks who think the regulations of polite society don’t apply to them.
Hudson: Paul McCartney standing there
July 21, 2013 - 2:59am
I crossed an item off my Bucket List last week: I saw a Beatle perform live.
Hudson: My relationship with rain
June 9, 2013 - 3:00am
I don’t know how old I was when I started dodging raindrops.
Hudson: The peace of sitting in clover
April 21, 2013 - 3:00am
On my way back to work after lunch Wednesday, I noticed a patch of clover in the lush grass beside Staton Road.
Hudson: 13 years of marriage educational
March 17, 2013 - 2:59am
My husband Bill and I will celebrate 13 years of marriage Monday ... if he can put up with me that long.
Hudson: Fundraiser brings thoughts of Carolina concert
December 16, 2012 - 3:55am
A lot of bleary eyed Baby Boomers, myself included, struggled into work Thursday morning after staying up way past our bedtimes Wednesday to watch our musical heros put on a marathon concert to raise money for Superstorm Sandy victims.
Hudson: The thanks in Thanksgiving
November 18, 2012 - 4:04am
This Thanksgiving, I am thankful for Thanksgiving.
My family has had a difficult year with many unexpected twists and turns.
Hudson: Beware of Pinterest
October 21, 2012 - 3:00am
Warning, ladies. If you don’t want to change your life, don’t sign up for a Pinterest account.
HUDSON: Columnist needs tar on heels
September 16, 2012 - 2:55am
Bless your heart, Cindy Adams.
Hudson: Season’s first heat wave
July 1, 2012 - 3:00am
Bottled water, check.
Short haircut, check.
Lightweight clothing, check.
Air conditioner, double check.
Hudson: Keep the happiness going
June 3, 2012 - 2:55am
I’ve got vacation anticipation. And, if a Dutch study is to be believed, this is the happiest I will be all summer.
Hudson: Move reveals trove of stuff
April 15, 2012 - 2:50am
How many taper candles does one woman need?
Hudson: Gadget gives good directions
March 18, 2012 - 3:00am
I’m a pretty good navigator.
Hudson: Still whetting my appetite
February 19, 2012 - 3:55am
I recently was hungry for a meal from one of my favorite Greenville restaurants, but I couldn’t just drive over and place an order.
Hudson: Stroll leads to unfamiliar places
January 22, 2012 - 3:55am
A recent walk down memory lane left me with the realization that I have had lots of fun in my life, I think.