Old Time Radio As a History Lesson

If you’d like to get a real insight into how life was over half a century ago there are few better ways than immersing yourself into the wonderful world of old time radio. Old time radio is like an audio-only time machine into times gone by, in a way that no other The difference between…

NBA Basketball History

The history National basketball association like many other sports has its humble beginnings. It started as a Basketball Association of America (BAA) in 1946. In August 3, 1949 the BAA then merged with the National Basketball League (NBL) and it finally formed the NBA. It enabled to expand its team members with a seventeenth franchises.…

Hydroponic Lights

Hydroponic lights, or grow lights, are used for indoor gardening, plant propagation and food production. Although mostly known to be used on a large scale level in industries, hydroponics lights have now been used for gardening in the home. The plants growing in a hydroponics system need good lighting in order to thrive. A hydroponic…

CIF – SIF What’s the Difference

In this article I’m going to explain the differences between CIF and SIF. In keeping with our sanity and to continuing with the theme of keeping it simple I’m going to attempt to use as few techno jargons as possible. CIF and SIF are most notably used to describe video resolution and are used heavily…

Six Basic Vegetable Cuts

The right cut can make a world of difference. Certainly, a carrot is a carrot, and it will always be a carrot. It looks like a carrot and tastes like a carrot. Right? Sort of. The way the carrot is cut can give it a different look and texture. It will even change how the…

Real Estate Characteristics

Real estate has several unique characteristics that affect its value. There are economic characteristics and physical characteristics. Real estate is a product to be purchased but it is different from anything else due to the characteristics that will be discussed here. The economic characteristics that influence value are scarcity, improvements, permanence and area preference. Scarcity…

Lighting People for Stock Photography

Taking pictures of people in stock photos can be very tricky. There are many different factors that come to play in order to make a photo look sells worthy. Stock photos of people need to have lighting that looks perfect and is perfectly lit. Harsh shadows are a definite no in stock photos unless you…

Chocolate Pecan Cherry Kiss Cookies

Ingredients: 1-cup Butter, softened 1-cup Powdered sugar –Teaspoon Salt 2-teaspoons Cherry extract –Teaspoon Vanilla extract 2–cups All purpose flour –Cup Finely chopped pecans 1-teaspoon Water Granulated sugar 48-regular Milk chocolate kisses unwrapped Instructions: Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Place butter in a large mixing bowl and beat with electric mixer on medium speed for about…

Maximize Your Drill Press

A drill press is adjustable in any shop, but there are many fixtures available commercially, or that can be shop built, that will improve production and accuracy. A cross feed table travels longitudinally and transversely on XY axes, and provides accuracy within a few thousandths of an inch, much like you would expect on a…

LED Strip Lighting for Vehicles

Homeowners and business owners have recognized the many advantages of installing LED strip lights to their homes or establishments. Aside from the standard usage in spaces and rooms, lighting strips can be the perfect accessory for lighting a car. Twelve volt LED strips would be the best choice for this. Many car batteries, excluding those…