Jim & Teresa Buelin, Granite Falls, Blue Ridge EMC
The scene is Christmas Day 2010. I used this picture for my Christmas card this past year and got so many complements on it. That's Lucy, my 13-year-old puppy looking on. I think she was looking for Santa.
Want to beat the heat? Run appliances like dish washers and dryers late in the evening. Use cold water to wash clothes, and remember to unplug electric chargers, televisions and any appliances when you are not using them.