Who’s That Knocking at my Door?

Posted on September 27, 2016

As long as there have been doors, there has been a need for door knockers. The earliest door knocker was probably a nearby rock picked up off the ground and smashed agains the door. The ancient Greeks used designs that were modeled after statues. Some cultures used scary creatures that people thought would ward off evil spirits. Continue Reading »

Chia Your Way to Heart Health

Posted on September 18, 2016

There’s an old expression, “You are what you eat.” Sounds funny, but if you eat more of certain foods, you will be healthier on the inside. All those things floating around in your blood stream will work better if they are given the right fuels. The HDLs and LDLs and other stuff that’s racing around inside Continue Reading »

Disaster in our Basement!

Posted on September 5, 2016

So, we’re sitting there in our insurance man’s office finishing up some paperwork when the insurance guy asks, “Ever get water in your basement? We’ve got great coverage for that!” We thought back and couldn’t think of a single leak in decades. “Nope, not a problem.” I said, feeling relieved that I wouldn’t be giving Continue Reading »

You’ll Feel Like You’re Riding Nyquist in These Boots

Posted on August 28, 2016

Nyquist is the horse that won the 2016 Kentucky Derby.  With jockey Mario Gutierrez astride, the 3 year old bay colt won the 1 1/4 mile race with a time of two minutes four seconds. Pretty fast. Now you can feel like you are riding Nyquist when you buy this pair of Blondo Black Riding Continue Reading »

Do It Now, Not When You Get Around To It!

Posted on August 27, 2016

I’m more guilty of procrastination than anyone. That’s why I need this inspirational quote. There’s a popular saying these days that goes, “I’ve got 99 problems and you ain’t one of ’em” In my case, I’ve got 99 things I should be doing and I’m going to do them as soon as I get around to Continue Reading »