Hey, Gardeners, It’s Planting Time Read more

Hey, Gardeners, It’s Planting Time

Here you’ll find everything you need to start your garden, whether you’re growing vegetables, flowers, herbs, or a combination of plants.  Here you can obtain seeds, gardening tools, containers, soil, information…  Everything but a green thumb. However, if you take advantage of the informational resources linked to below, you’ll eventually develop the green thumb, too.  […]

You THOUGHT “The Lord of the Rings” Was Coming Out on Blu-ray Today… Read more

You THOUGHT “The Lord of the Rings” Was Coming Out on Blu-ray Today…

…but it isn’t.  What is coming out are the theatrical versions of the films on blu-ray discs plus some DVDs of featurettes that have been released previously. Unlike many other movies that have come out as “special editions” or “extended editions” (such as George Lucas’s fibroid tweaks of the original Star Wars films), the “Extended Edition” of […]

Big Darth Vader and Little Darth Vader Read more

Big Darth Vader and Little Darth Vader

Here’s something fun — a Darth Vader flash drive and final battle statue.  We’ll start with little Darth Vader… Ever since the advent of the Mickey Mouse watch, there’s been a time-honored tradition of melding popular fictional characters with functional products.  The only thing that’s changed is the variety of technology that can be applied to […]

Find Your Chocolate Heaven Read more

Find Your Chocolate Heaven

Now that chocolate has been officially labeled as “healthy,” you can eat as much as you want.  Not that that really made a difference to those of us who enjoy it — we would have had some anyway.  But it’s better to enjoy it without guilt. Here’s a review of some outstanding places to get some of […]