Want to burn almost 1000 calories* in less than 2 hours? In the midst of Georgia's Snow Daze this weekend I did just that shoveling snow from my driveway. It wouldn't have been so labor-intensive if I didn't have a side-facing garage. I lived in Illinois for more than 10-years. And I learned a side-facing... Continue Reading →
Georgia received a late gift from the harvest goddess, Autumnus. Snow began to fall here in Douglas County around 10 AM. Schools let out around the same time to prevent the snowmaggedon catastrophe we experienced in 2014. This video shows what it looked like a short time after Noon. This school bus, shown, handled my... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/MF1BuDsfBjQ Arrive at the airport early if you're flying out of LaGuardia International Airport on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Heads up, if you're flying into New York's LaGuardia. Your pickup location may be different. In what the Port Authority of NY & NJ is calling airline relocation, several airlines will operate out of new terminals effective Saturday, December... Continue Reading →
A taste of authentic Jamaican food and I didn't even need a boarding pass. This new restaurant opened up in November. Takeout and catering available and the food is so yummy! So, before you visit Sweetwater Creek National Park for an invigorating hike over the 15 mile trail, be sure to pick up a great... Continue Reading →
Entertain and train. "You can kill the dreamer but not the dream." Especially, if the dreamer has the forethought to mentor the multitudes they have inspired.
Each day is a gift. It’s amazing how easy we forget. We wake-up to our present. We push it aside and, look back on the past. We sneak a peek at our neighbor’s present. We try to guess the future. Before we drift off, we take one last glimpse at our present. We promise to... Continue Reading →
We must begin to pay closer attention to our natural laws, such as cause and effect. It's nipping at our heels while showing it doesn't discriminate. We'll all fall victim even if we didn't contribute because we did nothing to change our course. Sow love, reap love...
In Virgin Gorda, The British Virgin Islands, a 13-year-old girl started her own a school despite the once beautiful island, where she lives, is now in ruins. She wants the younger children to be prepared to advance in their grades when the island returns to normal. In other parts of the island, many remind onlookers they... Continue Reading →
Women are often vulnerable to HIV due to unequal gender relations which affects their ability to negotiate condom use. Great, women in Saudi Arabia are "allowed" to drive. In West Africa, girls and women (10-24 years old) account for 64% of all new HIV cases. In East and South Africa, it's about 50% because, wait... Continue Reading →
Heads up! Choice hotels sent notice that my rewards points are set expire. I hate to lose anything so it sent me into a panic. OK, I'm exaggerating. I have options and if you find yourself in this position you do too. If you've accumulated a few points (1000 or more) but aren't looking to... Continue Reading →