Tips for striped bass for surf fishing

Improve your tactics for striped bass fishing with the tips in this article. These are my best tips and information for striped bass rig, equipment, bait, and techniques. Surf fishing for striped bass is a cold water endeavor. They prefer water between 55 and 65 degrees. Wave fishing for these guys ranges from North Carolina to Nova Scotia. In warmer […]

Mobster in America – Jack "Legacy" Diamond – The Gangster Who Couldn’t Be Killed

Jack “Legs” Diamond was shot and seriously injured so many times that he was called “The Gangster Who Couldn’t Be Killed”. Diamond, born July 10, 1897, to parents from Kilrush, County Clare in Ireland, spent the first years of his life in Philadelphia. After his mother died of a viral infection when Diamond was thirteen, he and his younger brother […]

Protecting your garden against storms

As we move into fall and winter, it’s time to protect your garden from storms. Depending on its location, it is vulnerable to hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, or just heavy rain and hail. All these natural phenomena take their toll on your plants. However, they can weather the storm better if we take some precautions. Most of these precautions are common […]

A little history of the confectionery

Sweets of yesteryear, a favorite childhood memory. Taking a stroll down memory lane, reliving those first bursts of Lemon Heads and Licorice in movie theaters (driving, of course!) Where did it all come from? Many places. Here are some fun facts about those delicious baking inventions we just can’t live without: In 1847, a young English immigrant, Oliver Chase, invented […]

Facts about martial arts for kids (part 5)

“Will my son become more violent for learning karate, jiu-jitsu, or another martial art?” In a word, “No.” Children learn self-control by practicing martial arts; and the code of conduct that is applied, within the study, is carried outside to daily life. The average martial arts school works with academic parents and teachers toward the goal of optimal student success. […]

Is my girlfriend going to leave me? 7 signs she’s planning to break up with you

7 signs your girlfriend is going to leave you Are you wondering, “Is my girlfriend going to leave me or am I just paranoid?” During difficult times, problems in relationships lead to uncertainty, suspicion, and (sadly) breakup. You don’t want to expect the worst, but you don’t want to be caught off guard, either. Therefore, it is important to know […]