Honoring the greatest generation on Memorial Day.

Memorial Day

Mention Memorial Day to most people and visions of the first unofficial day of summer will appear.  It’s the date most associated with the opening of public pools and the beginning of seashore activities.  It also conjures up visions of outdoor barbeques, poolside cocktails, wave jumping at the beach and family vacations far and wide. …

Fast and Furious kills: The dangerous influence of street racing films.

Fast and Furious kills.

Fast and Furious kills: The dangerous influence of street racing films.   During the last twenty years, a certain film series has built up an extraordinary following. The Fast and The Furious franchise consists of seven films, two short films and several best-selling video games. It has propelled actors to super stardom, paved the way …

Five tips for a more dog friendly garden.

Dog friendly garden.

Dogs need plenty of fresh air and exercise, so when the sun is shining the garden can bring a welcome relief from walkies for owners. But if you want to spend a sunny afternoon relaxing in the company of your dog rather than fretting over your furry friend, be sure to use these five tips …

Cowhide rugs: Versatile and stylish rugs for wooden and stone flooring.

Cowhide Rugs - Versatile and Stylish Rugs for Your Wooden and Stone Flooring

When choosing the right floor covering for your home’s hard floor surfaces, it’s important to find balance between versatility and style. There are several goals that you may want to accomplish when placing a rug over a wood or stone floor, such as creating softness, adding color or texture and even buffering sounds in the …