MothersDay

To Mothers One and All

Mother’s Day, a day that we honor our mothers for all they have and are doing to make us a better person has its origins in the early nineteen hundreds. The originator of the American Mother’s Day, that falls on the second Sunday in May, is...

Man

Did You Know?

Did you know…. that at the venerable Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City there is a rooftop garden that houses a colony of beehives. The hotel’s culinary teams, who are trained beekeepers, conduct tours of the garden and beehives. The tour participants can later...

RedCross

American Red Cross Appreciation

The American Red Cross, founded by Clara Barton in Washington, D.C. on May 21, 1881, has been and is the premier humanitarian organization in the United States and throughout the world by its other Red Cross networks. On her visit to Europe after the Civil War,...

polarbears

Can’t Bear to See Them Go

One of the youngest of the bear species and the largest carnivorous land mammal on Earth, is the Polar Bear. Males can weight up to 1700 pounds and measure 7 to 8 feet nose to tail with a lifespan of 25 years. Although cute as they...

cuba

Getting to Know You, Getting to Know All About You

With the surprising current events in regard to the normalization of diplomatic relations with Cuba, there is excitement and high anticipation of re-discovering this mysterious communist island just 90 miles off the coast of Florida. Although there is much angst with the Cuban/American population about this...

road

6 Hybrid Cars You Should Consider

With the beginning of a new year, and 2015 is no exception, many of us make resolutions that are kept for a varied degree of time during the year. And if you are in the market of getting a new car, either to replace an old...

speedometer

Gentleman, Start Your Engines…Quietly

Channel surfing the other day I was very surprised to find a new sport that is very green in relation to the environment. Well it’s not really a new sport but rather a variation of a sport that one would never think of as being...

airplane

Eat, Fly, and Be Happy

Whether you are a once in a while airline traveler or a genuine road warrior you have surly experienced airport terminal food that, let's say, is not on the top ten gourmet list. Between your Starbucks and Burger King is sandwiched, appropriately, a Subway sandwich...

rainforest

The Amazon

All over the world there are eco-systems that are homes to a wide number of animal and flora species but none are as vast and as versatile as the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest. Although the Amazon is situated mainly in Brazil, there are eight other nations...

fruitnveg

What’s in Your Diet?

There have been recent encouraging statistics that show Americans are starting to get it as far as their diets are concerned. There is progress as to the awareness of what foods are good for you and what foods to avoid in order to live a...