Like clockwork election season is once again upon us. There are a lot of people running for office in three categories: Re-election Running for the first time Re-running for a position As a voter, and volunteer, here are a few tips and things to keep in mind. Canvassing: At most a canvasser has two minutes... Continue Reading →
"A learning experience is one of those things that say, "You know that thing you just did? Don't do that." Douglas Adams As I sat typing away at my computer I heard a strange click and groan. I looked around and didn't see anything in the room that could make that noise. Then it happened... Continue Reading →
When it comes to taxes here are ten ways to tell you are procrastinating: Even though you don't like to, or normally don't, fold socks; you dump out that large box of socks and fold them. Even though it is snowing outside; you find some yard work that just can't wait to get done. You... Continue Reading →
Pope Francis in April 2017 gave the Ted Talk, "Why the only future worth building includes everyone." The video is below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36zrJfAFcuc The transcript can be found here.
Typically the advice given to increase the social interaction/engagement on blogs can be boiled down to: Post frequently with quality posts. Be consistent with your posting frequency. Make sure to edit posts for any glaring spelling, punctuation, grammar issues. Go through past posts to see what posts had the most interaction; post similar posts. Like... Continue Reading →
A really good use for lemons is to turn them into Lemon Bars. My recipe calls for lemon zest: Here are the finished Lemon Bars, ready to be eaten: Post inspired by: Weekly Photo Challenge Variations on a Theme
The other day one of my relatives shared with me a strange phone call they received. As they picked up the phone they coughed and sneezed. From the other end of the line came, "how are you feeling?" "Fine," they sniffled and grabbed a tissue to wipe their nose. "Who is this?" "Your eldest grandson."... Continue Reading →
“According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way that a bee should be able to fly. Its wings are too small to get its fat little body off the ground. The bee, of course, flies anyways. Because bees don't care what humans think is impossible.” ― Bee Movie