Elevating Gardens for Easier Access, Better Results

Elevated Gardens Increase Odds of Gardening Success (via PRWeb) Gardening expert and author Melinda Myers recommends elevating gardens for easier access and better results. Incorporating raised flower or vegetable garden beds using stone planters can beautify the landscape without taking a lot of time or effort.…

Planting Happiness!

by Donna L. Friess…There it was, something magical and serendipitous: about a dozen brightly colored bird houses and feeders planted all around…in a forgotten patch by the pathway.

Good Health Gardening Tips

My friends marvel at my gardening. “How do your flowers always look so good?” they ask. My potted gems never wilt from heat exertion or die from frostbite. “What’s your secret?” they probe.

New Site for Classic Car Enthusiasts

MyClassicGarage.com Launches a Robust Social Media Site for Automobile Enthusiasts (via PR Newswire) Download image MyClassicGarage Social Website For Vehicle Enthusiasts. (PRNewsFoto/MyClassicGarage.com) CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — MyClassicGarage.com has just launched their latest product, MCG Social at http://myclassicgarage.…

Making Movie Trailers a Fun Hobby for Boomers

Making Movie Trailers from Vacation Videos (via Tales Told From The Road) When you see a preview of a coming attraction at a movie theater you’re watching a “trailer.” Unlike a trailer towed behind a car, a movie “trailer” is like a cart set in front of a horse: It comes first to pique your […]

Trains, Planes & Automobiles

There are probably millions of us who collect cars. If you don’t believe me, watch the Barrett-Jackson Auction on the Speed channel sometime.

What’s Your Hobby?

If you’re a middle class Boomer guy like me, chances are you liked cars while growing up in the 50’s, 60’s or 70’s. You could probably identify various makes and models on the road from a distance, like a ’53 Ford, Chevy, Dodge or Plymouth or a ’59 Caddy, ’63 Corvette, you get the picture. You didn’t need to be a motorhead to know one from another.