Sorcerer’s Apprentice is Costume Magic

Recently opening in theaters around the country, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice is a live action, comedy-adventure starring Nicholas Cage in the role of master sorcerer (and student of Merlin), Balthazar Blake. Loosely premised on the “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” part of Disney’s animated Fantasia, this film puts a modern-day spell of magic for movie-goer’s to enjoy. If you…

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Blondie Biography and Top 10 Songs

There were two main reasons I started listening to Blondie and they were: first I thought Debbie Harry was amazingly beautiful and second the style of music they made. At the time I got into Blondie I was listening to a lot of punk and new wave stuff like The Sex Pistols, The Clash, Sham…

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Home Theater Lighting

It is ideal for home theaters to deploy indirect lighting, placed just behind the TV screen. However, this is not achievable in many cases. The next best thing is soft light off to the side. Total darkness is as bad as excessive light. While too much light tends to wash out the pictures, too little…

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Ancient Medicine Helps Modern Patients

For our ancestors, Nature was the supermarket, pharmacy and school. By observing Nature and making experiments with items found in Nature, our ancient scientists were able to find medicinal herbs to help cure their ailments. Unfortunately, most of these ancient medicine herbal systems have been lost to time or are being associated with black magic.…

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Five Habits For Writers

I have dear friend who recently told me that particularly on days when he feels frustrated about his writing, he asks himself – what did I do today that will move my writing career forward? And as he looks closely at that, he's usually surprised to find that he did a whole lot of things.…

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Face Lift Alternatives – Do They Work?

You have probably watched one of the popular reality makeover shows where average looking individuals undergo plastic surgery with amazing results. Their once tired, sagging, wrinkled faces become fresh and youthful looking right before our very eyes. This concept works well in the land of Hollywood. However, the reality is that face lifts are very…

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How to Make the Best Mushroom Soup

Hungarian Mushroom soup is perfect for satisfying that craving for mushrooms without being an overly rich cream-based soup or a bland concoction of random ingredients. Even those who are not particularly partial to mushrooms will more than tolerate them. This gourmet recipe is classy yet simple. While the traditional recipe is delicious as is, there…

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