A Little Bit of Blarney…

Welcome to Mill Ends, officially designated as the world's smallest park by none other than the Guinness Book of World Records. How small? Less than two feet wide. Yep, you heard right! The circular park is only about 20 inches in diameter, give or … [Read more...]

Mother Knows Best

On my 13th birthday, my mother gave me a 2000 page unabridged dictionary. The tome was well over three inches thick and weighed a ton. I'm not sure what my reaction was at the time. It probably hovered somewhere between stunned and totally … [Read more...]

Star-Crossed Lovers

Valentine's Day is a celebration of Love! Just saying the word "Valentine" can trigger a flood of images synonymous with lovers: wine, chocolate, red roses, and romantic candlelit dinners. All the world, it seems, loves a lover--especially this time … [Read more...]

Art of Deception

Looks can be deceiving. Not everything is as it seems. Does that sound like a tagline from a thriller? The truth is no villain or sultry siren can top Mother Nature when it comes to the art of deception. Consider the attached photo. At first … [Read more...]