Chronologically Gifted Maturity

Chronologically Gifted Maturity

A couple of weeks late but May was Older Americans Month. Guess I forgot, but then I am old!!!! This formal recognition of the chronologically gifted began with President John F. Kennedy in 1963, when he designated May as Senior Citizens Month. Back then, only 17 million Americans reached their 65th birthday. Today more than […]

The Wonderful World Of Cards

The Wonderful World Of Cards

The wonderful world of cards This past weekend my wife and I went to our friends’ home for a wonderful dinner and were asked if we wanted to play Canasta. My wife said that I didn’t play cards, but I said I would give it a try and we had a really great time and […]

3D printed Houses of the Future

3D printed Houses of the Future

What is a 3D-printed house? The answer is, quite literally, in the name. 3D-printed houses are created using very large 3D printers that, unlike smaller hobbyist or other types of industrial units, are able to extrude concrete, plastic, or other building materials through nozzles, in order to gradually build up a 3D object the size […]

Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt

Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt

“Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt.” ~Author Unknown Did you know that Faberge eggs are the most expensive jeweled eggs in the world?  In 2002, the Faberge “1913 Winter Egg” sold at auction for 9.6 million dollars! In 2004, Viktor Vekselberg bought what is called the Rose Bud Faberge Egg as […]

Maxwell’s Silver Hammer….or should I say, Toilet?

Maxwell’s Silver Hammer….or should I say, Toilet?

Maxwell’s Silver Hammer….or should I say, Toilet? So, what is the cost of the proverbial Silver Hammer? Well I know that when the Beatles wrote “Maxwell’s Silver Hammer” the cost to everyone around Maxwell was huge if not downright dangerous. This got me thinking as I saw a clip-on Global news that talked about an […]

The History of St Patrick’s Day

The History of St Patrick’s Day

The History of St Patrick’s Day St. Patrick’s Day is a special day for me as March 17 was my Grandfather’s birthday (Papa) who was a special person in my life coupled with the fact that I have Irish blood running through my veins. Because of this I thought I would look at the history […]