Why Do You Want To Act?

Have you ever stopped to consider why you want to act? I can’t truly say that there are right and wrong reasons to pursue a career in acting, but the question is worth pondering. Particularly if you’re serious about making a go of it in one of the most difficult professions to secure employment. Some…

How to Catch Dog Day (Summer) Crappie

The dog days of summer are not the best times to fish for crappie. It’s not that they won’t bite. It’s just too dang hot! I would much rather fish at night for them during this time of year. It is a lot more comfortable at night for one. And a lot less boat traffic…

Alright It’s Fall

I have been collecting many ideas for projects from friends, magazines various art shows and of course the special requests from family and friends. Some of the things I like to make are wooden bowls, walking canes, cutting boards, cabinets, and basically anything that gets my creative juices flowing. I have been making walking canes…

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…