A Lionel electric train layout was the dream of every boy in the middle of the last century. Mine too, but it took 65 years to realize. This is how it was done.
In 2010 I went on 2 roads trips where I combined my passions for flea markets, railroading and nature. One took me south down Rt. 13 on the eastern shore of Virginia, and the other went west along US Rt. 40 through Maryland then north toward Altoona...
This is a step-by-step instruction on how to change your Casio G-Shock watch between 12-hour format and 24-hour military time.
I remember a few years ago when the family made 2 trips a year from the Washington DC area to Detroit Mi. My 2 sisters and I piled into the 1936 Buick with my parents and off went on an 18-24 hour trek to the north. I remember parts of the trip;...
The Sea Striker Gotcha jerk jig is a great piece of fishing tackle and is the standard Bluefish/Mackerel catching lure on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
The 70 or so miles from the Maryland/Virginia border down US 13 to the northern end of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel can be a very long 70 miles. The road is straight, the land is flat, the development very ordinary it is not the kind of drive...
John Denver never wrote about the shore; if he had it would have been about the OBX of North Carolina. Sun, sea, sand and surf are of course there but also the shore is in a more natural state where dunes, wild grasses and wetlands can be found. The...