Need to open a bottle of wine but you haven't got a corkscrew? This article looks at the different methods you can employ to remove that pesky cork.
Short term letting companies such as Airbnb are rapidly expanding. This article looks at the advantages and disadvantages of using them as a traveler.
Airbnb hosting has seen rapid expansion in recent years. This article discusses the pros and cons of being an Airbnb Host.
Working from home is a dream for many people, but there are many downsides. Here I list the seven main ones.
Social networking is so widespread nowadays few people question its value. This article lists the downsides of using social media.
Dogs may be one of the most popular pets in the world, thanks to their loyalty, affection , and ability to guard people and places, but there are also downsides to owning a dog.
Facts about London, one of the world's biggest and most famous cities.
London is a popular destination for visitors, but what is it like to live there? This article gives the pros and cons of being a resident of England's capital city.
Some players do well in practice but struggle to perform in matches due to nerves. This article offers 10 tips to calm anxiety on the court.
A look at the best tennis gifts and accessories currently available.
The Emerald Coast is a beautiful area of Florida, famous for its white beaches and emerald green waters. This is a top 10 list of things to do in Destin, Florida.
Whether it is history that interests you, leisure and tourist attractions, places to eat and drink, or just hanging out on the beach, St Augustine has something for you.
The Villages in Florida is very popular with many older people, but it depends on your tastes, and there are disadvantages as well as advantages, here is a list of the pros and cons.
Some marriages last for a lifetime but others falter and end with the couple parting ways. This article lists the top 20 reasons for divorce.
Feudalism shaped the Middle Ages in Europe and defined the social and economic relationships between people from the 9th through to the 15th century. Here are 15 facts about Feudalism.
The Sunshine State has all sorts of over-sized bugs and creep-crawlies. This article looks at the biggest spiders in Florida.
Safety razors are an effective and stylish way to get a close shave. This top 5 list gives selections for the best safety razors currently available.
Florida conjures up images of sun, sand, and blue ocean to many. Here is a list of the relative advantages an disadvantages of living in Florida, presented in a pros and cons format.
The debate over the relative benefits and dangers of hydraulic fracturing, commonly called "fracking", is often a heated one. This article lists the arguments used by those in favor and against.
Winston Churchill was one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th Century. Despite a privileged upbringing, he was a low achiever at school and had a rocky military and political career.
Outside audio is an excellent way to enhance a yard, patio, or pool space. This article looks at some of the best outdoor speakers currently available.
Hailed as the "father of his country," even during his lifetime, George Washington is without doubt one of the most important figures from American history. Here are 20 Washington facts.
Getting the milk just right for your cappuccino or latte is essential. Here is a top 5 list of the best espresso thermometers currently available.
Top 12 list of the fastest animals on land.
Nicknamed "The Blue Planet", The Earth is the planet that we know the most about and also the only one that we know to definitely have life. Here are some fun facts.
Tennis elbow can be a very painful condition and is surprisingly common. Luckily there are a number of treatments for it. I look at what tennis elbow is, and how it can be combated.
I have a lot of experience on the courts over the years. Here are my 12 singles tennis strategy tips to help you to improve your game.
My top 10 list regarding the most dangerous animals in the world.
My top 5 selections for the best tennis racquets currently available and priced at under $100.
There are two types spiders in California whose bite you really want to avoid: widows and recluses.
I list my top 10 most dangerous animals to be found in the Lone Star State.
Here are some facts about Burmese Pythons in the Florida Everglades.
My top 5 selections for the best bookshelf speakers that are currently available.
I make my selections for the best places to visit in my home town of Kendal, Cumbria, UK.