Mayan art, legacy of kings and lost gods are discussed with beautiful slide show of statues and other art of the Maya. Beautiful video describing ancient Mayan cities of Tikal, Palenque and Chichen Izta.
The Mayan people lived in Mexico and Central America. Ancient ruins and artifacts are found at Uxmal, Chichen Itza, Copan, Tulum, Alton Ha and others. The Maya followed the Olmec people in ages past.
Texas offers numerous fresh water lakes that offer great fishing for anglers and recreational activities for visitors interested in water sports.
The Chisholm trail was primarily used for cattle drives after the Civil War. Native Americans and later settlers followed the trail west. Wagon tracks on the trail run through Round Rock, Texas.
Utilization management is the logical outgrowth of utilization review that was introduced to the healthcare community during the early 1990s with managed care. Utilization review is an integral part of the...
We pray for our nation and support our Wounded Warriors who sacrificed so valiantly for our freedom. Excerpts from President George Washington's first Inaugural Address
In 1993 Clark Rone was a healthy thirty year old with a wife and two children. Leaving a bar one night he came face to face with a gang member initiation and was gunned down with ten bullets in his body. He became a...
Cinco de Mayo is the commemoration of the Battle of Puebla that took place at a small village in Mexico in 1862. The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo between the U.S. and Mexico peace and immigration.
Obamacare is being implemented and people are fearful about numerous parts of the bill HR3200. In Sec.2521, page 1,000 you will find the establishment of a National Medical Device Registry. Many people believe this...
40,000 trees were killed on Galveston Island during Hurrican Ike in 2008. The city found chain saw sculptors to work on the trees in the historic district with amazing results. A must see when you visit Galveston!
Hungry people live and walk on the streets of every major city in America. Many people wonder what can be done to help these unfortunate souls. Here is a suggestion for a simple meal that can feed fifty people and not...
Charles Dickens could never have guessed when he penned the immortal story A Christmas Carol, exactly how much pleasure he would give the world. This hub brings together a look at the animated versions of this timeless...
What’s wrong with me? My nose runs. Drainage slides down the back of my throat. I cough till my belly feels like it is turning inside out. I heave and heave and nothing comes up! What is wrong with me? If you have...
Pomanders made of oranges, lemons, cloves and spices have been made for centuries. Making these fragrant pomanders are a great family holiday activity.
David Adickes is an internationally known artist and sculptor whose hometown is Huntsville, Texas. His sculptures include Sam Houston, Stephen F. Austin and busts of President heads including President Barack Obama,...
Sculptor David Addicks created massive presidential busts to be displayed in a shopping district in Pearland, Texas. They were displayed around the country. They are massive and eye-catching.
Stephen F. Austin came to Brazoria, Texas with a group of settlers known as the Old Three Hundred. With an empresario grant approved by the Mexican government Austin settled his group thirty miles (ten leagues) from the...
Genealogists and family history buffs will enjoy this story of an American family living in Tennessee and Texas during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The Johnson and James families are highlighted.
What is God's name? Some call him yahwek, Jehovah, and Elohim. God's name was so sacred it was never to be written by ancient and modern Hebrews; who write G-d.
Reflective poetry about God's love for mankind in creation. Patriotic poem about choices as Americans. Military bands and drill team performance.
Tropical storm Allison devastated our home and the entire North Houston neighborhood where I lived. Our lives were devastated and our home destroyed. It was eventually bought by the Flood Control in Texas. This is a...
Hurricanes are water and wind storms without equal. Waiting for a hurricane to strike is intense. This is my story of living through several hurricanes and a short overview of Hurricane Carla, Alicia, and Ike on the...
Blood feuds have been around for millenia. While we are familiar with the Hatfields and McCoys, we do not understand that much of our international infighting is based on ancient dislikes and prejudices.
Many people are interested in Human Growth Hormone in the hopes that it will halt or slow down aging. Get the facts about this controversial treatment.
Christianity and church denominations have lost many people who are disillusioned with current churches. The twentysomethings have not been educated in religious values or have been turned off by people who do not live...
Ghosts, hauntings, and the supernatural are recounted these revealing experiences. Every year on October 31 Halloween celebrates ghosts, goblins and haunted houses in the US and some other countries.
Pernicious Anemia is a blood disorder that doctors rarely test for and thus is considered to be a rare blood disease that may be detected by a blood test for B12 (Cobalamin) level.
Tattoos have become the rage and everyone seems to have one. The urge to tattoo is not limited to the young or anyone usually associated with tattoos such as bikers or the military. This is a biblical discussion about...
A discussion about how managing carbohydrates makes peanuts, honey, and dates a part of a diabetic diet.