Roan Mountain State Park in Tennessee is a perfect location for people who love to fish or hike. An access point to the Appalachian Trail exists less than 10 miles from the park.
With a state as varied as Ohio, the real challenge is deciding on which section you want to explore.
Changing the water pump on a Chevrolet 3900 V6 engine is not overly difficult, although you should expect to spend about three hours on it from start to finish.
Hocking Hills provides the chance to combine two hobbies: photography and hiking. But, with so many trails to hike, the experience can be a little confusing unless you know where to go.
Although a lot of media attention is given to marijuana or other illicit drug use, alcohol remains the number one drug of choice for many teens despite the long-term dangers.
Like many, I suppose, I found myself overweight and it was causing health problems. But when you are 50-something shedding extra pounds can be difficult. Fortunately, I found a simple technique.
Some of the games played by Colonial era children seem bizarre by today's standards, but one of them enjoyed a resurgence in popularity during the 1950s and another can be played online.
Is it possible that money overshadows your voice and negates the American principle of One Man, One Vote. In Dark Money, the author details how Big Money is controlling our democratic process.
Can a little electronic gadget really keep you on track with your health goals? It can, especially when paired with an app on your smartphone. I found the Fitbit helps make habits -- habitual.
Although death is a serious business, the famous and the non-famous alike have been finding humor in it for ages. Here are a few funny obituaries, epitaphs and caskets to lighten your day.
Bitter cold temperatures can be deadly to domestic animals, but simple steps can be taken to make sure pets not only survive, but are also comfortable during extreme cold snaps.
Camera phones have forever changed photography with the selfie, but so much more can be done with your phone's camera. By pairing it up with free filtering software, you can creates interesting art.
Not all collectible coins are ones used in circulation. Over the years, the United States Mint has produced coins of interest for just about everyone -- coins that are both beautiful and valuable.
American Sniper is setting box office records as Americans flock to hear the story of SEAL sniper Chris Kyle. But nearly a century earlier, Americans were honoring a hero from a different kind of war.
Sometimes readers just want to believe the authors they read, as is the case with a few of the books on this list. Despite recanting authors or evidence proving books are false, some fans hold on.
Regardless of why you decide to sell your vintage toys, you want to get top dollar for them. Here are a few ways to help you get what they are worth.
Having a safe place to work may seem like a fundamental right, but thousands still die annually in the U.S. simply trying to earn a paycheck.
Growing up I heard how my grandmother had a dream 'telling' her that her brother was killed in a logging accident. His tragic death was one of many that occurred in CCC camps from 1933-1942.
Union guerilla Tinker Dave Beaty and the Independent Scouts used warfare tactics that mirrored enemy Champ Ferguson. When the U.S. Civil War ended, Beaty would survive -- Ferguson would be executed.
Champ Ferguson was one of only a two Rebels tried and convicted of war crimes after the United State's Civil War. In a rare twist of fate, Ferguson actions may have impacted my family's future.
I grew up behind a gravel pit and my father operated the dragline so I thought I knew what a large earth mover looked like until I saw Big Brutus.
Whether you want to buy, sell or trade if you are serious about building your vintage toy collection you will want to attend one or more of these annual events held across the country.
Make sure your shade garden is the envy of your neighborhood by planting these unique varieties. From gold leaves to red petioles, these hostas are guaranteed to turn some heads.
Almost all websites anymore have some level of interactivity. The bare minimum of this interaction is the online form. The form allows users to submit information to the owner of the site. In this lesson, you will learn how to create a form in CMS Made SImple, beginning with an 'out-of-the-box'...
eBay is not the only online auction source for vintage toys. This article examines five vibrant auction sites that have a large selection of high-quality vintage toys for sale.
This article explains a way to grow 50-100 pounds of potatoes in a 2x2 foot area with a potato box. Detailed step-by-step instructions includes ways to build the box in a simple or elegant design.
Gout is a form of arthritis that usually attacks the foot—and can be extremely painful. This article examines the day-by-day symptoms of a gout attack for the first week.
If you are a vintage toy collector and are trying to find sources for collectibles, here are more than 10 ideas. Use one of more methods and increase your odds of a great vintage toy find.