Watching the Austin Bats fly from March to November is one of the coolest things to do in Austin, Texas. Austin has the largest urban bat colony in North America and each night they emerge from the Congress Avenue Bridge to eat 15 tons of insects.
Irish culture is rich with folklore, mythology, and tradition. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day on March 17 with these free Irish coloring pages and learn the meaning of St. Patrick's Day symbols and legends.
No matter what type of cancer you have, the news that you have cancer shakes you to the core. So many thoughts and fears of the unknown go through your mind. Here are tips for lessons I learned from battling cancer.
Thyroid disease affects metabolism, heart rate, and functions of almost all body organs. Left untreated, thyroid disease can lead to serious health problems, heart problems, stroke, and even death. Here are tips for living with thyroid disease.
There are almost 3,000 films and TV shows with scenes using the Ford Mustang, including Eleanor in the 2000 remake of Gone in Sixty Seconds with Nicolas Cage. The movie car recently sold at auction for a whopping $1 million.
Almost 25% of people with psoriasis are also gluten sensitive. Recent studies show that psoriasis sufferers on a gluten-free diet showed improvements in psoriasis symptoms. I have psoriasis and tried a gluten-free diet. The results are amazing!
Find the official help you need in your state or through federal government resources to make the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, work for your personal health care situation. Use these resources to learn about changes that are still to come.
What better way to say I Love You than sending a handmade Valentine’s Day message with these Valentine’s Day coloring pages? Check out the Cupid, Disney, Hello Kitty, Dora, Spongebob, Hearts, Princesses, Teddy Bear, and more Valentine coloring sheets.
I always loved mutts, long before they took on the title “Designer Dogs.” The Great Danoodle has the best traits of both pure breeds: the intelligence of the Poodle and the gentleness of the Great Dane.
This case is truly an example of how money buys freedom and begs the age-old question, should our justice system focus on punishment or rehabilitation? Do you know what Affluenza is? You may want to know more about this defense.
There is nothing better than feel good songs to inspire, motivate, and help people cope with troubles. No matter what life brings, there is always hope for a better day. Here is the best ever Top 100 Pick Me Up Songs playlist to get through tough times.
There are a few scary movies on this list of Best Halloween Movies that actually caused me nightmares for months after watching the movie. These favorite Halloween movies all depict horror that will send you hiding under the covers!
No other animal still living on Earth has played such an important role in shaping civilizations and cultures than the Horse. The Horse has been on the planet for over 55 million years. Celebrate the Chinese New Year with these Horse coloring pages.
Turning your initial sales ability into a successful sales career requires some fine-tuned skills. Sales can be stressful and demanding, but the rewards of a successful sales career can be the accomplishment of a lifetime.
Almost 24 million adult Americans still smoke, but in 2010, nearly 70% said they want to quit smoking completely. Here is how I went from smoking a pack a day to a pack every four days on the road to quitting smoking completely.
One of the greatest values that teachers and parents can teach their children is the value of being an American, which means living in freedom. Enjoy these patriotic coloring pages to teach children patriotism.
The first U.S. minimum wage law went into effect on June 25, 1938 guaranteeing employees earn at least 25 cents an hour. If the minimum wage had kept up with inflation over the last 40 years, it would be $10.55 per hour.
My American Dream turned into an American Disaster. Recovering from my biggest financial mistake was hard, but the best advice is that life does not end with a business failure or any other financial mistake. Money is good, but so is the simple life.
Our favorite thing to do on a Sunday morning is eating out for breakfast on an outdoor patio, drinking great coffee, reading the Sunday newspaper, listening to Austin live music, and indulging in great food. Here are my favorite Austin breakfast places.
The Water Snake is affectionate with friends and family, but usually doesn’t show it. The Water Snake is very intelligent, motivated to succeed and by managing others well, will likely become successful.
Christians, Jews, and Islamists dream about visiting Israel to view the historic birth place and crucifixion site of Jesus Christ. Visiting Israel made me more spiritual, more sympathetic to Middle East peace, and culturally enriched.
When Lance Armstrong donated money to the ICU, his truthfulness about doping smelled bad. Despite being stripped of sports titles, Lance Armstrong will remain an angel of cancer victims, a far more important title.
Maybe the retirement years are not so golden for Baby Boomers, but there is hope to find happiness in the best retirement city with the best retirement party songs! Check out my MP3 playlist of best retirement songs and my pick cities for retirement.
Choosing a career field is a dream. Planning the best way to achieve that dream can make the difference of having a sound financial future. These Income-Based Repayment Plans and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs may help.
Chick songs will always accompany the milestones of our lives. For each happy moment, sad moment, fun moment, and cherished moment that we experience, there is a chick song to remind us of those events. Here's my favorite chick song playlist.
Most people say they could not survive in a commuter marriage. In this bad economy, our jobs required us to live in different cities. Here are ways we manage our commuter marriage to make it fun, affordable, and not fatal.
Are rioting Penn State students the “stupid” generation of Penn State future grads that were college bred to be as morally clueless as their morally empty administrators and coaches? Here are ways for Penn State students to regain their Penn State pride.
Celebrate your Thanksgiving feast and classroom fun with these best Thanksgiving coloring pages, word puzzles, picture search printables, writing paper templates, crossword puzzles and more. Just click on the link and print!
Whether you home school children, teach in a classroom, want to decorate your office, or have fun at your Halloween Party, use this collection of best Halloween free printable coloring pages and games from safe web sites.
In a tribute to People’s Songs of post-war 1940’s America and a salute to Occupy Wall Street in the 21st century, here is an Occupy Wall Street Playlist of theme songs for the end Neoliberalism movement.
It was financial shock going to the civilian grocery store the day after my military honorable discharge. I now had to prepare and keep a tight budget. This is how I transitioned financially from active duty to civilian life.
Baby Boomers are old, we are not financially prepared to care for elderly parents, and our children don't know how to plan for our aging. What can you do to be prepared to care for your elderly parents or help your children be prepared to care for you?
Starting your own business can be an exciting experience, but take it from a former small business CEO, you will make some mistakes so you should get all the advice you can. Here are 5 business tips for planning and starting your business.
It was America's Veterans who created our country's independence and it is America's Veterans who sacrifice to maintain our country's freedoms and our safety. Take time to say Thank You on Veterans Day.
I was a theatre operations volunteer for two years at Sundance Film Festival and documented my journey in the Sentiments of Sundance Film Festival Photo Tour and diary. These are some of the most memorable times of my life.
The King James Bible changed the world and opened millions of people's minds to God's power. I will never forget how Connie Francis, President John F. Kennedy and the King James Bible changed my life forever. How did the Bible change your life?
The King James Bible turns 400. The Super Bowl is February 6, Easter is April 24, Chinese New Year is February 3, the Kentucky Derby is May 7, and the first and only Friday the 13th isn't until May. Check it out.
The explosion and popularity of niche networks in social networking communities is spilling over into the Internet job board industry. There are over 100,000 online job boards. Here is how you can find your niche job board.
The 2010 Affordable Care Act provides people who have been denied health care insurance based on pre-existing conditions, to get health care insurance before 2014. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services program is offered in all states.
Here is your Top 100 Halloween Songs MP3 playlist for your Halloween party, Halloween haunted house, Halloween costume contest, Halloween pumpkin carving day, and to scare your Halloween trick or treaters. Enjoy!
The U.S. economy is not improving fast enough for most Americans who fear losing their job in 2010. Millions have not recovered from the 2007 recession and cannot survive a job lay off. Is this the 2010 U.S. Economic Depression?
Several beliefs of the Hindu faith have been the topic of songs including songs about Karma, reincarnation, life after death, chanting and yoga relaxation. Here is a Top 25 Hindu Songs Playlist for your Hinduism practice.
Grandma and Grandpa Songs on the Grandparent's Day MP3 playlist are for living or lost grandparents. Tell them you love them with a free coloring page and song. You will miss them when they're gone! Dedicated to families in the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Congratulations to Sir Paul McCartney, the 2010 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Music. Watch Sir Paul serenade Michelle Obama and President Obama singing Hey Jude with Sasha and Malia.
Here are 100 best friends songs to give your BFF on an MP3 playlist or CD. There is nothing like a best friend whether that BFF is a family member, a lover, or a BFF companion friend from school. This BFF playlist has it all.
According to a new report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics there are almost 2.7 million job openings for anyone looking to get a job in America. Where are the jobs and what jobs are they? Find out here.
Patriotic songs pierce your heart with sorrow and bring proud chills to your spine. Patriotic songs give you hope that your loved ones will return home safely. Patriotic songs remind us that sometimes they don't.
It would be the biggest FBI investigation in history, costing more in time and money than the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Another is what really happened to Bobby Fuller? Life and Death is the third.
The best viral videos show something happened in life that changed a person in some way forever! It is a rare time in life when almost a billion people around the world spend a few minutes feeling the exact same emotions. Here are the Top 5 Viral Videos.
In a weird way, I thought of Dr. Kevorkian in 2007 for the two days my Mother lay dying. I thought to myself, would my Mom pull the string of Dr. Kevorkian's assisted suicide machine to just get it over with? Would I want to?
When I think of the best microbrews in Texas, I define microbrew as those beers that are brewed in Texas and that almost all Texans drink even though they are sold outside of the region. Shiner tops the list.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a fascinating history going back to ancient civilizations and early day Saints during the life of Jesus Christ. The latter day Articles of Faith and Mormon beliefs are equally as fascinating.
Austin has over 150 bars so picking the Top 3 Bars in Austin is not easy. We go to Austin bars depending on the mood and the event. Here are the Top 3 bars in Austin Texas and honorable mention to the other best drinking holes in Austin.
You have not lived until you eat the Bulgoki Burger at Burger Tex, one of Austin's best burger joints. Hill's Cafe makes the best burger in Austin served on a kolache bun. Hill Bert's Burgers makes your burger fresh!
Cinco de Mayo celebrates the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Here are the best Cinco de Mayo coloring pages with Mexico Flag Fun Facts, Mariachis, Family Celebrations, Piñatas, Sombreros, Chile Peppers, Maracas, Serapes and more!
Make Mom and Grandma a homemade Mother's Day Card and Mother's Day Coupon gift to say I Love You this Mother's Day. Every Mother and Grandmother melts with pride when you make your own Mother's Day gift and Mother's Day card.
The name Easter comes from the Anglo-Saxon Goddess Eastre who was the Goddess of hare and eggs. The egg has been a symbol of rebirth since early times. Celebrate Easter with these great coloring pages for all ages.
The challenge for college graduates is no real work experience.You compete against people like me with an MBA,experience,and willing to take jobs at lower pay.There is one advantage you could have over older,experienced competition.Certifications!
Austin, Texas locals thrive on the outdoors, live music and good food at local restaurants. These are the things that give Austin its unique Texas flavor. Here are the 10 best non-tourist attractions in Austin, Texas.
The government has spent about $1 per household to get Americans to mail back their Census 2010 form. If you don't mail it back, it will cost American taxpayers $56 for Census workers to come get it from you. Mail it!
Lee Trevino, a self-taught, free-swinging, Supermex golfer beat Jack Nicklaus in an 18-hole playoff to win the 1971 U.S. Open. Two weeks later, Trevino won the Canadian Open, and a week later, the British Open. Trevino put golf into mainstream sports.
There is something magical about St. Patrick's Day that makes me search for that Pot O'Gold, kiss the Blarney Stone, drink green beer, and hunt for the best corned beef and cabbage in town. Here are my favorite Irish movies to watch on St. Patrick's Day.
The best Dallas Cowboys days in Texas Stadium were not about personal ego or who could make the most money, it was about connecting like glue with your teammates to bring the team to Super Bowl victory. Here are some memories.
If you are an Athlete or a Sports Fan, this MP3 Playlist of the Best 60 Sports Songs will get your blood flowing, pump you up mentally, inspire you spiritually, and keep the sports party going for about three hours.
Winter is a time of feeling less energy, more muscle and joint pains, broken bones, sinus problems, and colds/flu. There are different reasons people get sick or feel the blahs, but one reason may be a Vitamin deficiency or too much of a Vitamin.
France is the Number One Best Place to Live in 2010. France is the only country to score a 100 in the health category. According to many, it is the best health care system in the world. Check out the other top places to live in 2010 and why.
I don't remember a decade that has been marked with so many First Time Events which many in the world thought would never happen. These Most Memorable Events of the 2000-2009 Decade came in many forms.
There is no sugar coating on this MP3 New Year's Eve playlist for Mrs. Tiger Woods, Elin Nordegren. Here are the Top 10 New Year's Eve songs that Elin can download while her cheating husband Tiger Woods is at home crying. Or is he?
When you build your MP3 Christmas Playlist, there are Classic Christmas Carols and there are Rock N' Roll Christmas Songs! Everyone loves a good classic Christmas Carol, but you gotta laugh when Grandma gets run over by a reindeer.
Watch The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts Sunday, November 29, at 8:00 p.m. EST on HBO. Rock 'N Roll fans can find all the scoop and party items for The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts here.
Classic Christmas kids movies have stood the test of time, became our universal name for snowmen and reindeer, and reinforced the magic and spirit of Christmas. The Top 10 Kids Christmas Movies that are must see movies every Christmas are:
There are unusual happenings in 2010 like only one Friday the 13th in August, the Chinese New Year which is the Year of the Tiger happens on Valentine's Day, and plan your trip to Tahiti on July 11, 2010 to view a Total Eclipse of the Sun.
You can raise money with a dedicated Web page for sick, disabled, or elderly family members and friends to share by email, on Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, or other social networking sites using online tools from Easter Seals and NTAF.
Create your own Christmas or Hanukkah newsletter using these free online Christmas newsletter templates and free online Hanukkah newsletter templates. Add a special touch with snow-capped font letters and GIF images.
What life event in a tearjerker movie will move a person to cry a river? Filmmakers count on the event being something you have personally experienced or can't imagine having to experience it. Here are the Top 100 Tearjerker Movies.
Whether you are just starting out in adult life or you are faced with having to change a career, there are 10 questions you should research and explore while making a career path decision. Here are some free online resources to help.