Is Stumble Upon’s New Share Program a Good Thing or a Horrible Thing?

First off, I want to speak my personal opinion loud and clear. This is horrible news for me. As an already active stumble user I have friends send me stuff they really want me to see. And by the very fact that SU makes it somewhat hard to send stuff to a lot of people… […]

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Why Changing up Your Routine is Healthy

“Routine” Oh, the old daily routine. Get up, eat some food (for us breakfast eaters), wash up, head to work, work, work, work, come home, participate in any number of activities, eat dinner, try to relax, go to bed, get up to do it the next day. Our lives our filled with the same old […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Hi All, I want to say Happy Thanksgiving to all of you and your families. I am very grateful to have you as my readers, and I appreciate you taking the time out of your day to read this. 😉 Have you started thinking about what you are thankful for this holiday season? This is […]

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Look Around You, …and Find Your Bliss

The week is almost over… Many of us hold to the T.G.I.F. mantra… “Thank God It’s Friday!” Many more of us will go onto weekends that are even busier than our weekdays… Either we work on weekends or we have our weekends jam packed with a plethora of social events… And when do we just […]

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How to Give Great Hugs & Handshakes

There are some things I come to appreciate more as I am advanced in years. One, is a good handshake. Two, is a great hug. We know from research (and our own experience) that non-verbal signals speak louder than words. A good handshake is much to be admired. I love it when someone gives me […]

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Your Capacity is Low Because Your Devotion is Thin

This idea is stolen. It is not mine. However, it is not new. It is old wisdom. You have heard it before… “You get out what you put in” “A laser is powerful because it is focused” “You have to sow before you can reap” “You have to give more to get more” “Genius is […]

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On Taking Vitamins (The Problems With Pill Popping)

As the title suggests, there may be a downside to taking all those vitamins you are taking. Recent studies are now showing that taking too many vitamins may actually increase your risk of certain diseases including cancer. Forbes actually did a article talking about this recent study and what it means for us called “A […]

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27 Lessons Learned While On A 2 Month Foodie Road Trip

The number one question people ask me about my trip is, “Where is the best food?”, or “What is the best food?” The quick answer is that there is no “best” but a couple meals blew my mind so much that they could easily be the best in their category. That is, until I find […]

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The Truth About Exercise & Weight Loss

I just read a great article that really cuts to the chase about Exercise & Weight Loss… It is entitled, “I just started an exercise program – what should I expect?” Here are some points of note… Aerobic Exercise, by itself, does little for weight loss Strength training helps with weight loss by increasing your […]

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A jump in housing starts is NOT good news for the economy…

Here is a quick rant so prepare yourself… And here is exactly why stock markets are so backwards. The news… “The Commerce Department said housing starts jumped 22.2 percent to an annual rate of 583,000 units last month from 477,000 units in January. It was the biggest percentage rise since January 1990 and the first […]

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