Lazy People Invent Things Because …

Lech Walesa, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, once said: “I'm lazy. But it's the lazy people who invented the wheel and the bicycle because they didn't like walking or carrying things.”  Call it laziness, creativity, or genius, whatever it is, I love finding tools that help me get things done in a smarter way. Such …

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Following Rules — Or Not

Following Rules -- Or Not.When I was a little girl I was a serious rule-follower. Something as small as a disappointed glance from an authority figure was enough to make my stomach churn. So when my first grade teacher got tired of wasted art supplies and made a rule that the kids needed to stop …

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More Facts About Cats:

Domesticated cats use vocalizations like meowing, purring and hissing – but feral cats are practically silent. * Cats can pass their body through any space which they can fit their heads through. * With extra thick enamel, less damaging saliva, less food retention between teeth and a mostly sugar-free diet, cats have better chompers than …

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Computers — love them or hate them

𝒞💗𝓂𝓅𝓊𝓉𝑒𝓇𝓈 𝒱𝑒𝓇𝓈𝓊𝓈 𝑀𝑒❢ 𝒞🏵𝓂𝓅𝓊𝓉𝑒𝓇𝓈 𝒸❁𝓃𝓉𝒾𝓃𝓊𝑒 𝓉💍 𝒶𝓈𝓉💍𝓊𝓃𝒹/𝒻𝓇𝓊𝓈𝓉𝓇𝒶𝓉𝑒/𝒶𝓂𝒶𝓏𝑒 𝓂𝑒. 𝒜𝒻𝓉𝑒𝓇 𝓌🍩𝓇𝓀𝒾𝓃𝑔 𝓈💗 𝒽𝒶𝓇𝒹 𝒻🍩𝓇 𝓉𝒽𝑒 𝓅𝓇𝑒𝒸𝒾𝓈𝑒 𝓈𝓅𝒶𝒸𝒾𝓃𝑔 𝓉𝒽𝒶𝓉 𝐼 𝓌𝒶𝓃𝓉 -- ❀𝓇 𝒷𝓊𝓁𝓁𝑒𝓉𝓈 😍𝓇 𝓌𝒽𝒶𝓉𝑒𝓋𝑒𝓇 -- 𝓌𝒽𝓎 🌸𝒽 𝓌𝒽𝓎 𝒹💍𝑒𝓈 𝒾𝓉 𝓈𝒸𝓇𝒶𝓂𝒷𝓁𝑒 𝑒𝓋𝑒𝓇𝓎𝓉𝒽𝒾𝓃𝑔? ❀𝓇 𝓌𝒽𝓎 𝒹🏵𝑒𝓈 𝓉𝒽𝑒 𝒻𝒾𝓇𝓈𝓉 𝓁𝒾𝓃𝑒 𝒶𝓅𝓅𝑒𝒶𝓇 𝒾𝓃 𝒶 𝓁𝒶𝓇𝑔𝑒𝓇 𝒻♡𝓃𝓉, 𝓉𝒽𝑒𝓃 𝓉𝒽𝑒 𝓈𝑒𝒸🍬𝓃𝒹 𝓁𝒾𝓃𝑒 𝒿𝓊𝓂𝓅𝓈 𝓉🏵 𝒶 𝓈𝓂𝒶𝓁𝓁𝑒𝓇 𝓈𝒾𝓏𝑒¿ 𝐼 𝒹🏵𝓃’𝓉 𝓊𝓃𝒹𝑒𝓇𝓈𝓉𝒶𝓃𝒹 …

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Tea Bag Anyone?

The tea bag is rooted in the belief that the leaves ought to removed from the hot water at the end of a specific brewing period. At first, there were infusers -- perforated metal containers which were filled with loose leaves and immersed in boiling water, and then removed using an attached chain. They are …

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Berries are berry confusing

As a writer, I know words are important. I also know that language evolves and words change. Still -- shouldn't a berry be a berry? No matter the year, the century, the country or the language, shouldn't a person be confident knowing that something labled 'berry' is actually what the label says? Nope! Doesn't happen! …

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