Book Review For "A Woman in Berlin"

“A Woman in Berlin” tells the amazing story of the fall of Berlin in 1945 and the subsequent Russian invasion before the allies arrived. The author paints a riveting picture of the war’s aftermath and chronicles in brutal detail what she had to do to stay alive. The novel is told in a journal format…

Swimming Pool Fence – A Pool Safety Must

Safety has always been my number one concern. It has been since the day I started my career in the industry years ago and, why shouldn’t it be, there have been a number of fatalities and untoward events that resulted from accidental drowning. Besides, I also have young kids and I would hate for them…

Corrections in Group Fencing Lessons

Possibly the most common fencing lesson is the group lesson, a staple of all beginner training and a key part of the training of competitive teams. This means that corrections of technical and tactical errors in group lessons influence a very large percentage of the overall fencing population each year. Effective correction in the group…

How to Choose a Hotel in Dallas

It is going to be your first trip to Dallas. The big question is where to stay. The Dallas-Fort Worth area is huge. It is often referred to as "The Metroplex." The first thing you should consider is the reason you are in Dallas. Is it for business, for a sporting event, a visit to…

A Travelers Guide To Key West

I would like to introduce you to the Florida Keys. More specifically, Key West as it is the most sought after destination in the area for sun seekers, fisherman, and those in search of nightlife at the far reaches of the island chain. Key West as the most southerly point in Florida and the most…

Apartment Living Is Your Recipe For Happiness

Apartment living is the recipe for happiness. That’s what the happy experts at the University of Michigan are saying, at least in a round about way. Apparently, wealth, riches, and Huge Friggin Homes do not make you happy anymore. So if expansive lawns and big mansions don’t make you happy…what does? Well, according to the…

"Thankful For" Leaf Bouquet

Now that Thanksgiving is just around the corner, what better time to examine the things for which we are most thankful? And what better or craftier way to show it than by creating a "Thankful for" leaf bouquet? With a few inexpensive items, you can turn this craft into something the whole family can not…

The ECA Stack Guide

The ECA stack is a popular drug combination, which is used as an energy booster and for weight loss. ECA is an acronym for ephedrine, caffeine and aspirin. Ephedrine is the main ingredient in the stack for both fat burning and energy enhancing. Although it's very effective on its own, combining it with caffeine makes…

Toy Model Trains For Kids Or Men?

As I write this I find myself 55 years of age so that puts me in a unique group of people who actually watched black and white TV! I remember my childhood years as a boy, toys were simple and the best toys modeled trains, trucks, cars, boats and guns. We did not have things…

How to Arc Weld

Arc welding is a useful skill for all DIY enthusiasts and those wishing to begin a career in this field. Welding machines are readily available in most hardware stores and all you need is a power supply and some electrodes and away you go. Before you start it’s important to consider all the safety aspects…

Correct Arrow Size for Your Bow

Arrow size is very important. In this short article we will go over a couple things to make sure you are receiving all the potential out of your arrows. When paying around $ 8 per arrow it is kind of stupid not to. Why it is important to have correctly sized arrows: On my compound…