My family and I took the train to Washington D.C. to spend the day there. There's so much to see, including the Lincoln Memorial and the Smithsonian Museum.
Remember the saying--Be careful what you wish for? Work at home is a wonderful thing but the key thing to remember is discipline. Add to that the risk of cabin fever. My thoughts.
New cars have become very expensive. After observing what my son, the mechanic, did to his old car, I was impressed. The pros and cons of buying a new car. My thoughts.
Attention, Meat lovers! There is a new stew in town. For those who want to try something different and tasty, here is a nice recipe for you and don't forget to bring your apetite. Bon Apetite.
Superman a super villain? Believe it or not, the plans were on the table to launch this character as a bad guy. If you are a Superman fan, this one's for you! A must read for the die-hard fans.
Do you like war history? If you are a war history fan, you might want to drop by the Virginia Military Aviation Museum located in the beautiful city of Virginia Beach, Virginia.
From Taxi driving to Ride Share, I have done it all. Comparing the two, which is best? Rideshare, but there are some things to be aware with this new and prospering business. Look before you leap.
Do you like using computers? Whether you like them or not, it is fast becoming a necessity. If you want to help give a long life to your computer, here are a few helpful tips.
Do you like potato salad? What is in a Potato? You can do lots of things with a Potato, especially when you make it into a salad. Recipe included.
Most everyone loves ham, especially the ham rolls. The ham rolls is a quick and easy side dish to prepare, but do you know how this popular item came about? A look at the ham rolls and its beginnings.
Would you believe that there is a museum where you find information on Lucille Ball? A visit to that place will satisfy the most ardent of fans and may be at a town near you! My thoughts!
Joe Kubert's art was extraordinary. His work was well- known, especially with Sgt Rock! A look at the life and work of this great comic book artist!
Stupid is as Stupid does! Forrest Gump was one of Tom Hanks greatest achievements. Many other movies were outstanding. A look at his accomplishments in the film industry!
TV game shows have always been popular with the public. Everyone loves a challenge and game shows are no exception! Here are my views on a couple of game shows that I like!
Carol Burnett is one of a kind. Her show lasted for years and was very popular in the ratings. She made America laugh and America loved her back! A look at some great comedy!
Latin music has different categories. One category in special is Salsa music. A blend of Afto-cuban sounds, this sound has made inroads in American society. A look at this inspiring and great music.
Wanting to write a book? It's easier than you thought. You don't have to spend a fortune! Modern technology has made it possible to publish one for free! Here are my thoughts!
Who remembers World War I? Very few do but did you know Puerto Rico had a part in that war? The story of Puerto Rico and WWI.
Make plans to go to California and check out Hollywood Blvd! What's so great about Hollywood Blvd? A lot! Take some time to read this hub and see what makes this place, one to remember, for all time!
A look at the greatest generation and their challenges---World War II. Its history and how we can learn from the past. How America survived and won this very crucial war.
Truck driving can be very challenging. Working nights and driving long hours can be taxing on anyone. Add to this government regulations and paperwork. My thoughts.
Marvel comics used to be one of my favorite comics book. Their art was classic, especially with Romita and Ditko. Classic reading, too!
The incredible Hulk! A great,yet misunderstood hero. A look at this intimidating comic book character.
If you are a baby boomer, chances are that you were exposed to comic books. For some, their comic book of choice was Archie. My thoughts on what made this comic book a classic.
Tired of commercials? Here a few funny ones. Funny commercials are forever embedded on our minds through the years. Here are a few of my favorites. Enjoy!
How are you treating your mom? Mothers are special. If your mom is alive, give her a hug and a kiss. Take her out to dinner and on Mother's day---do something special for her. She will appreciate it.
Rocky Balboa. A nobody who rose up to become a somebody. Its movies were inspiring and touching, but after a load of sequels, how much can we take?
In my opinion, the three Stooges were the best! Their antics are legendary. A look at how they have evolved throughout the decades. A tribute to the kings of comedy.
I am old school and I like slapstick comedy. Here are my thoughts on some of my great TV classics!
Writers are a special kind of breed. If you have what it takes to be a writer, don't give up. There are opportunities that are awaiting you! Knowledge is power. A few tips to get you started.
Taxi driving was a great adventure. Never a boring day but I had an experience that I will never forget. My story.
Growing up in the 60's, I laughed at their comedy and wild antics. The duo of Gorcey and Hall was in my top ten comedy shows. A look at how they started and why their legacy lives on.
Want to watch a good movie? Black and white movies are a rarity but they hold their hold. One of my favorites was Angels with dirty faces. With an all star cast, this movie is well-worth watching!
Your garden is your life. Be careful to tend to it. Avoid bad seeds and learn to be blessed by God. You can have a garden of Eden in your life and enjoy it to the max.
"I shall return!" Words that will forever last through the years. Gen Douglas MacArthur was a brilliant general who made good on his promise. Check out the MacArthur Memorial and it's war history.
Some years ago, my son Joshua graduated from Boot Camp in Great Lakes, Ill. After the festivities of his graduation, we hopped on a train to Chicago. We found out why Chicago is a wonderful town.
Going on vacation? You should consider a visit to Puerto Rico, especially to the island of Culebra (Snake Island) Enjoy the beauty of Flamenco beach and other interesting sites for your getaway visit.
Who is your favorite stooge? For some it's Curly, for others it's Shemp. We, all, have our favorite stooge. A tribute to the kings of laughter!