Have you recently started reading Blackout or All Clear? You may want to try reading the time travel Connie Willis books in order.
You can get gift cards at CVS for all kinds of places. Here's a sampling of what's available on the racks.
There aren't as many post-apocalyptic video games as I would like, but there is a small selection for XBox 360 and the PS3 that are all on my MUST list, so here's a round-up of what's available.
These stovetop macaroni and cheese recipes will make you give up the blue box. I find they taste completely different from a baked mac & cheese dish and they are quick, easy and very very cheesy!
Photo scavenger hunts offer great ways to engage party guests in a fun activity. Here's some photo scavenger hunt ideas to get the party started.
At the end of last summer I was feeling a bit restless, so I decided to take a few days road trip up to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Me. While I've lived in Massachusetts for many years and have traveled quite a...
When it comes to Survival Horror on the Wii, you have a truly surprising number of options and now many of these games are cheap to own - here's a list of the games available.
The Coach Factory Outlet Store is the best source for discounted Coach handbags from last season or for special Coach bags made just for the Factory outlet.
If the new Sherlock Holmes movie starring Robert Downey Jr. has piqued your interest in all thinks Holmes, these portrayals of the great detective on screen and tv should satisfy.
Having trouble with the map question on the census sample test? Here's how to read the map and answer the questions.
If you are looking for the closest airport to Disneyland, here are your options and some tips on picking the right one to fly to for your Disneyland vacation.
Not sure where to start putting together your own steampunk look. Here's a few pointers on combining Victorian romanticism with punk sensibility.
There are big consequences to allowing a timeshare foreclosure. So you want to avoid it if at all possible.
Timeshare promotions are the incentives used to get you on a timeshare tour. Some of the different offers I've taken advantage of include gift cards, free theme park tickets, & discounted hotel stays.
War of the Worlds is one of the most memorable movies of my childhood, primarily because it scared me half to death. But the 1950s version is just one version of this story. Here's a few more!
Diet delivery services are a trend that is here to stay. Find out more about some of the top diet food home delivery services and how you can save money.
Find some great Twilight Party ideas here for your birthday or Halloween party. Invite Bella and Edward to your next party.
Do you need a last minute gift? Amazon gift cards can be personalized and printed out at home or you can buy them from many stores nearby. Here's a list of your options.
If you want some help on making your own tarot cards, I share some of my tips on creating your own tarot deck here and show you some images from my own Major Arcana tarot.
Many of my favorite tv series happen to be British. Fortunately, both BBCAmerica and the SciFi channel (oh, excuse me, SyFy), and occasionally HBO and Showtime wind up airing some of my favorite series. But if you've...
On June 3rd, my hubs hit a major milestone -- over 1,000,000 page views. I've decided that the best way to celebrate this accomplishment is to write about what I've done to get there, what it has meant to my income and...
If you want to watch Hulu in Canada, you are mostly out of luck since Hulu has cracked down on various ip spoofing solutions. But there are legal and easy ways to watch US tv shows online in Canada. Here's how.
If you've been on the Medifast diet for any length of time, you may find yoursef getting just a little bit bored with just drinking the regular shakes mixed with water. Thankfully, there's lots of different ways of...
Scavenger hunts are a popular party game for adult groups of all types -- from the corporate to the casual. Find some great adult scavenger hunt list ideas for your next party here.
Recently I took the 2010 census employment test, so I thought I'd share my experience with taking the exam so you can prepare to take it yourself if you are interested in getting a census bureau job during the 2010 US...
There are quite a few different opportunities to swim with dolphins in Florida. Here's a rundown of some of the most popular dolphin swim programs located in Orlando and the Florida Keys, as well as St. Augustine.
Vintage aluminum Christmas trees are the gorgeous, sparkly symbol of the Space Age. Popular in the 60s and 70s, you can find some beautiful, aluminum trees to decorate your home for some Vintage Christmas flair.
Cooking butternut squash is easy once you know a few simple tips for preparing squash. So here are a few great baked butternut squash recipes to get you started.
If you're considering buying a Royal Holiday Club timeshare, be sure to consider some of the pros and cons in my overview of how the Royal Holiday Club points membership works before spending your money.
Fox greenlights so many great shows and then breaks our hearts by killing them before they get the chance to prove themselves. Here's my list of some of the best, what's yours?
It's very easy to learn how to cook asparagus. My favorite method is roasting asparagus, which takes about 10 to 15 minutes, but you can also steam asparagus or toss it on the grille. Check out some of these ideas to...
A lot of science fiction movies tend to be big blockbuster style endeavours, whether they make money or not, but every once in awhile a smaller movie comes around that makes either a hell of an impact on me or just...
As far as movies go, post-apocalyptic movies are probably my favorite types and so I find myself remarkably forgiving of films that have other faults as long as they give me a good dose of Apocalypse! There are a...
Not only were the 70s a great time for making movies, it's a great decade for contemporary movies to be made about! Here's just a few of my favorites, starting with American Gangster!
The Post-Apocalyptic landscape is one of the staples of blockbuster sci-fi adventure films and, surprisingly frequently, television series, including the most current series, The Walking Dead, which features a zombified...
There are so many post-apocalyptic novels out nowadays that it is hard to keep up, but here's a few classic post-apocalyptic novels to check out, including my favorite A Canticle for Leibowitz.
Digital Cameras with that retro vintage look. A few of them are toy cameras, but they are all quite adorable. Now if only I could afford that Leica!
Choosing the right wine glass can be almost as confusing as choosing the right wine. But there doesn't have to be any mystery to selecting wine glasses. Here's how to do it.
If something tastes good on its own, it's bound to taste better with bacon. Let the bacon trend continue forever!
Timeshare presentations can be a great way to get free or discounted tickets in places like Orlando and Las Vegas, but you'll need these tips to get through that presentation with your wallet intact!
So you've just gotten home from a timeshare presentation where you were dazzled by the prospect of a wonderful lifetime of adventures and so you bought your timeshare from the developer. And right now some sneaking...
The South Beach diet was developed by cardiologist, Dr. Arthur Agatson. According to Dr. Agatson, he developed the diet to teach the body how to accept the right fats and carbohydrates to lose weight. To do this,...
If you're getting tired of taking your kids to Walt Disney World, but you still want to head down to Orlando to enjoy the sunshine, there's some other places near WDW that are well worth a visit and are just as...
Here are my Christmas Alone Ideas for when you are far away from friends and family. I have plenty of experience doing holidays solo and it can be a special time just for you.
Want to download Prison Break episodes or watch the show streaming online? Here's what's available now that the Fox TV series has finished its run.
If you want to know how to win Ebay bids in a way that makes sure you get the best price and always come out the winning bidder, then you want to learn how to snipe Ebay auctions. Here's tips on how to do it.
London is my favorite city in the world and it's a place that draw me back to it again and again. My first trip to London at the age of 19 was my first solo trip anywhere. I found a homestay program in one of my...
London Underground Tube Map Take a look at the map above. When you are visiting London most of the sights you'll be seeing will be within this section of the Undergroup Map. Try and get your accomodation within the...
Ribbon Bows can be used to give your gifts a festive and personalized flair. They are easy to make with different types of ribbon. Here's a few tips on making your own ribbon bows!
I read a lot of science fiction and fantasy novels and while most of the books I read are one-offs, occasionally I find a great series. And yes, I know there are a ton of SF series, particularly when you start talking...
I've successfully lost over 50 lbs on Medifast, so it has worked well for me. Here are reviews of the different Medifast foods and products.
There are all kinds of jobs that fall under the purview of a merchandiser, but the main job is to make sure that the manufacturer's products that you represent are well-stocked and attractively displayed inside the...
I love Pumpkin Cheesecake and I consider it an anytime of year favorite and not just a Halloween to Thanksgiving treat. Sadly, most restaurants and supermarkets only offer pumpkin cheesecake during the holidays and...
In January of 2005, I sold off fairly extensive laserdisc collection for a paltry $300. Afterwards, I wrote up this post and shared it with some friends of mine as part of the "letting go" process. If you were once a...