My family and I got an opportunity to travel to Arizona this past July to visit with some family friends that had just recently purchased their new home. My friend Viedell Stewart, his wife Lori and their daughter Breauna, who is our Goddaughter, moved to Arizona from Minnesota about 4 years ago. We, my wife … Continue reading Arizona: Hot, yet a lot of fun in the desert!
I have to admit, my family and I were really looking forward to our 4th of July weekend in Kansas City. KC is totally known for it's barbecue. One thing I didn't know was that it's also known for it's fountains. It is said that KC has more working fountains than any other place in … Continue reading Welcome to the Barbeque Capital of the World, in my opinion anyway
Hi there. I am so excited for the month of July! Not only do we get to celebrate our Nation's birthday, but I have a few family trips on the burner that are going to be very exciting. For the 4th, we are traveling down to Kansas City, MO for some barbeque and fireworks. We … Continue reading Road trips
So, back in the early ‘70’s a movie came out about a black private detective named Shaft. It starred an unknown actor at the time, Richard Roundtree, as the iconic hero of a really good action movie. The movie was received so well, that it spawned a tv show of the same name. Then, … Continue reading Best Shaver by far: for bald heads
I had sworn from an early age that I would never get caught in an airplane. I was not understanding how that big heavy piece of metal could stay in the air like it does and be a safe way to travel. That all changed after my daughter was born. She loved Disney cartoons. The … Continue reading My first Cruise: but definitely not my last
I can remember back as a youngster my older brother loved to go fishing. Often during the summer, he and a few of his friends would go and camp out down by the river and just spend the whole weekend fishing, eating and drinking beers. Several times I was invited but never really was … Continue reading The Birth of a fisherman
Ok. I just read an article on my MSN news feed that talks about how much you should tip while staying at a hotel. Now my question is, who makes this determination on how much a person should tip and for what reasons they should tip even more than usual? I am not against tipping, … Continue reading Tips: how much is not enough?