The Merman

The gray whales are going south: I see their practicalities They are surly the great pale bulks of hot blood, that Rise and fall, rise and fall, catching the wind with the sea- Turning over the deep cold waters! None of us here, remember our ancestors-this is so? Those that crawl the earth, they do!…

The Great Physician's Dietary Prescription

(This article was inspired by my conversation with a Muslim named Shahid while I witnessed for Yahshua 'Christ.) In Antioch an issue arose concerns whether or not the Early Christian community should observe the Mosaic Law. The Apostle Paul argued the position that what we do matters not one bit, because only faith in Christ…

Self Improvement Resources

If you’re human and have an interest in becoming the “new and improved you,” then you’re in the market for self improvement resources. You have a huge problem however, in that there are too many self improvement resources out there! Too many, with more being created each day. Alas! Do not despair-this problem is easily…

Action Plan to Achieve Your Fitness Goals

When you control your weight, you control the key factors of overall health and wellness. Losing as little as 10% of your body weight, allows you to reduce insulin levels, reduce blood pressure, and decrease your risk of Diabetes. Health, Fitness, and Wellness mean so much more than fitting into a skinny pair of jeans.True…

Baby Boomers

Although most sources name the years for Baby Boomers 1946 to 1964, it is documented that some Baby Boomers started as early as 1942 and ended as early as 1953. This generation was also known as "Generation Me." There is a book named Generation, authored by Jean M. Twenge, where he states that "Generation Me…

Surviving the School Drop-Off Line

I’ve never been the kind of organized mother who has an immediate solution for every potential situation that a child can encounter while getting out the house on the first day of school. My approach is a bit more chaotic. As I am running out the door attempting to ascertain if my kids have everything…

Problem Gambling Effecting Local Economy

Political leaders are approving gambling establishment developments in hope to raise needed revenue with out consequence to their constituents. Political leaders are aware that a significant number of people already have a problem gambling and the likelihood of more people developing an addiction is likely to increase. It's unfortunate but these same leaders refuse to…

Stop Poison Ivy Itching

Stop the itching! Once you get poison ivy, poison oak or poison sumac – that's priority number one. Everyone has some sort of remedy or advice but what really works? This article shows you how to get blessed relief from that awful itch. Take note: If you experience blistering or your eyes swell shut soon…

529 Plans – A Quick Overview

By just about any measure, the cost of a college education just keeps increasing. According to the College Board's 2008 Trends in College Pricing, over the last decade the cost of tuition and fees has risen by 4.2% at public four-year institutions, after adjusting for inflation. There are many programs available to assist with the…

No Off Switch On A Tiger

I met a young aspiring real estate investor at a seminar, and he was full of big talk about how he was going to quit his boring job at a property management company and how the real estate world was going to tremble at his rapid ascent to the top of the mountain. He filled…

Doris – Ode to a Grandmother

My Nan was a bit of an old bag when it came to socializing. You could spend the best part of an afternoon sorting out a great outfit to wear to a family christening and you could be sure she would criticize it at some point in the afternoon. She would sit on the sofa…

Get on the Broadband-Wagon

'Broadband' is the general term used to refer to high-speed information transmission over networks, and nowdays is used incrementally to mean a fast Internet connection. The term has more to do with the electrical waveform ('signal') being transmitted. The signal can come to you through a variety of physical arrangements: a DSL line, a T1…

Insight to Building a Computer

Building a computer is not cheap, do not be mislead. What you do not get from buying a retail computer is the ability to pick every single computer component out. Picking your components out is the main benefit of building a computer, especially if you are building a gaming computer. The Internet gives you the…

Batting Cage Lighting

Batting cages are used by softball and baseball players to improve their ability to hit the ball. Both indoor and outdoor batting cages need lighting for night practice. Indoor batting cages are used in climates where seasonal weather does not permit such activity. Lighting fixtures have become more than just a means to gain light.…