There are a million things to do in New York City. If you're looking for a fun and unique activity the Brooklyn Smorgasbord may be for you.
The New River Gorge, WV is home to zip lines, whitewater rafting, and the iconic New River Gorge Bridge. It’s a great vacation destination for families and friends.
My family and I recently took a wonderful vacation to Disneyland. But after we returned, I started thinking about some things I wish I'd known when we went and how we can use that information to make our next trip better. Here are seven things I wish I knew before going to Disneyland.
We've all taken a break during the spring. Some of us have traveled to exotic destinations while some have simply relaxed at home. But why do we observe the so called "Spring Break"? This article provides the historical context on why we take spring vacations.
We all learn about Saint Patrick's Day from the time we're little kids. From the beginning, we're cutting shamrocks from construction paper, wearing green, singing Irish songs, and (for some of us) drinking beer. But what do we really know about Saint Patrick and the holiday that bears his name?
When we think or our founding fathers we think of fierce warriors or skilled statesmen. History is always more complicated and nuanced than we think. This list provides 10 fascinating facts about our founding fathers.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg lived an incredible life. From her humble beginnings in Brooklyn, New York, to her ascendancy to the highest court in the land, her legacy will surely be felt for generations.
This article is an introduction to index funds. It explains what they are, how they're constructed, and the pros and cons of putting your money into them.
Analysis of charts is a great way to help determine when to buy and sell a stock. This article explains how to analyze a chart a determine levels stock price support and resistance.
Pizza is a food that almost everyone eats frequently. This article tells you how to get your pizza without overpaying.
This article teaches simple techniques to select a mutual fund to invest in. Follow these guidelines and you can set yourself for the future.
Run the Rocky steps, see knights in shining armor, and view iconic Van Gogh paintings. Where? The Philadelphia Art Museum. The best thing? No crowds!
Determining when to invest in the stock market can be an agonizing experience. No one wants to buy to high and no one wants to miss out on big gains. This article describes 3 time proven principles for determining whether a stock is undervalued.
What is zorbing? Check out my experience rolling down a hill in a giant, clear ball filled with water; it's been on my bucket list for a while.
This article summarizes four interesting facts that are revealed in "Killing the SS." It provides a summary and the location in the book where you can find them.
I've stayed in Hampton Inns all over the country. I find they are a great hotel to stay in when you are traveling with family. This article describes what Hampton Inns have to offer and why they are such a great option for family travel.
This article recommends three great sites for stock investors to visit for news and information to help them invest better.
This article describes my family's visit to the town of Madrid, NM. It's a charming little artist community just outside of Albuquerque where you can find the Mine Shaft Tavern, known by TV fans as the Red Pony from Longmire.
Tired of the same Christmas movies you seen a hundred times? Don’t care for the Hallmark Channel? In this article I recommend 4 movies you can watch this Christmas that are entirely different from the traditional fare.
This article describes my family’s experience at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.
Three things you should think about when deciding how to manage your retirement savings. This advice is based on over 20 years of practical experience.
In October of 2018, my family and I stopped through Roswell, New Mexico. What we found was a town full of friendliness and charm and, of course, aliens. This article describes all the fun we found in Roswell.
Move parties are the latest trend in the moviegoing experience. This article offers as brief history of the movie theater business and provides a chronicle of my experience at summer's premiere movie party "Jaws on the Beach"
This article describes the characteristics that make the Henry Ford Museum such a great thing to do.