I came across something rather interesting for the 4th of July. It’s the most popular 4th of July songs according to each state in the US. I’ve posted the musical map and it appears that the most played and sung July 4th song is God Bless the USA by Lee Greenwood!
Summertime and nothing like the mighty waterslide! And this waterslide is mighty! It’s the world’s tallest waterslide and you can actually take a ride on it right now! I’ve got the video this waterslide, it’s awesome, and I hope to take a real ride on this one some time. Click the pic and enjoy the thrills!
I love shooting off fireworks from our front yard and we always practice safety first, but that wasn’t the case in this collection of 4th of July videos. Some accidental, but most of these are folks just acting stupid. If you want to see what not to do when shooting fireworks, click the pic and enjoy the vid!
5 year old Grace Kirby could be an awesome action movie director when she grows up. In fact, she’s already on her way and this is so cute. Grace put together a short little action film and I have to say that it ROCKS and she’s adorable! click the pic and enjoy her vid!
Happy 35th birthday to the Sony Walkman! That wonderful portable cassette player with headphones that you could take anywhere! Yeah! Sony introduced the Walkman in the 80s and my life was changed forever! In case you need an education or just to reminisce a bit, click the pic and see a bit of history!
Do you remember Slip & Slide? Yeah, I’m looking at getting one for my kids, but how about a slip and slide off of a 50 foot cliff?!? Well, not me either, but some diving professionals managed to create a slip and slide that takes them off of a 50 foot cliff and of course I have video proof. No trying this at home, but do have some fun watching with the kids! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!
This is pretty cool! For your next trip with the family, that Star Wars lover might enjoy using Darth Vader rolling luggage! It’s a cool looking suit case with some neat little features! Click this pic and see more!
Me and the family have our share of TV shows we DVR, watch later, and enjoy, which is why I’m glad I came across the 9 most influential shows of all time and some of them make my list like: The Tonight Show and SNL. Well, why don’t you see how your list of favorite TV shows match up!
You may have heard of those little free libraries where you take a book and leave a book. Well, Spencer Collins decided to build his own little free library and did so with help from his granddad! Spencer is 9, has a real love for reading and sharing his love with neighbors just thrills him. But, get this…His hometown shut him down saying it is illegal to have his little free library in his yard! Well, I have to say, I understand rules and following them, but just one question… what’s the real harm in what he’s doing?!? Click the pic and see more on this!
There seems to be a contest for everything these days, like the World's Ugliest Dog Contest that was held over the weekend in California. You may have heard of it, but this year’s winner was a former shelter dog named peanut and after seeing peanut’s pic, I’d say he’s a nice blend of pretty and ugly. But, judge for yourself. Say hi to Peanut!
And this fellow is quite the inventor ! Talking about 11 year old Andrew Pelham of Brentwood. Andrew created a device called the EZ Baby Saver. It’s a strap made of rubber bands and duck tape that connects from the back seat of your car to the driver side door and is designed to stop a parent and remind them of that precious child in the backseat, so they don’t leave them in a hot car. Well, way to go, Andrew and I’ll enter him into our book of heroes and you can see more on Andrew’s genius invention! Click the pic and enjoy the link!
Getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is one of the most exciting perks of being a celebrity. In the next year, another select group -- a who's who of actors, singers and producers -- will be honored.
My daughter and I were chatting about having a big wedding verses eloping! Well, it got me researching and I came across the pros and cons of a wedding verses elopement. It made a good read that I’ll pass onto you!
You might be that one that is ready for him to pop the big question and your even at the point of dropping hints on the subjects! Well, how about 5 subtle ways to drop engagement ring hints to your guy!
1. The Subtle Social Hint Get a Pinterest board and then subtly let him know that you have photos of your dream engagement ring on there by leaving the page up on your browser. He will be snooping in no time.
Being the father of twins myself, any time I come across stories like this, they grab my attention! Talking about Carl and David Cowan! Their mom, Elene gave birth to her son, Carl first. Then out came her son David, 39 days later! Both are cute as can be and if you would like the complete story and some very cute pics, click the link and enjoy these miracle twins!
We love to grill at my house! We grill chicken, burgers, hotdogs, veggies, but I never thought to grill pizza! Well, if you don’t want to heat up your kitchen making homemade pizza, roll out the dough and throw it on the grill! In fact, I came across some ideas checking out yahoo food and I’m passing them onto you. Click the pic and enjoy the link!
My family and I love Disney and we’ve always wanted to stay in the castle. Well, I came across 5 real-life Disney Castles you can actually rent! Don’t know the price, but I’m sure it’s on the high side, but wouldn’t it be cool to stay there? Check out the Disney Castles below!
1. Aladdin: 'Sultan's Palace' a.k.a. The Marrakech Villa
Whether you frequent bars or not, you have to see this dude! They call him the Bruce Lee of bartending and he can really put on a show. Case in point, I would have broken every bottle he tossed up and flipped around! Check out this Flair bartender! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!
This is amazing! Let me introduce you to a 10 year old high school graduate! He’s Tan-EEsh Abraham and he says he wants to cure cancer and become president! He’s already taking college courses and you can get to know him through the video! Click the pic and enjoy this incredible vid!