Mma Strikers Vs Boxers And K1 Kickboxers

Mma Strikers Vs Boxers And K1 Kickboxers

UFC commentator Joe Rogan has a great interview on Youtube where he compares strikers in MMA vs strikers in other combat sports such as K1 and boxing. During this interview he states there is a gap between the level of MMA striking and the level of other combat sports. If you watch MMA at all you know this to be true. Continue reading “Mma Strikers Vs Boxers And K1 Kickboxers”

History Of Tomatoes – Is There Really A Mystery Behind Its Origins?

History Of Tomatoes - Is There Really A Mystery Behind Its Origins?

History of tomatoes – Where did they come from? What do we really know about their humble beginnings? Were they really deemed to be poisonous or were they revered like an anaphrodisiac? From their questionable beginnings tomatoes truly have a fascinating history. The tomato has traveled from one side of the globe to the other side and has become a staple in cultures all over the world. Continue reading “History Of Tomatoes – Is There Really A Mystery Behind Its Origins?”

Attention Bank of America Customers: Is It Time to Change Banks?

Attention Bank of America Customers: Is It Time to Change Banks?

    That Will Be Five Dollars Please

      I must say I am not a Bank of America customer, nor am I interested in becoming one. I prefer those smaller independent banks where everyone really does know your name and branches have presidents, not a head teller who will have to check with upper management and get back to you.”

    This mega giant bank did upset its customers in September of this year when it announced a monthly $5 fee would be charged for using debit cards beginning in January of 2012. Continue reading “Attention Bank of America Customers: Is It Time to Change Banks?”

How Do I Make A Compost Pile?

How Do I Make A Compost Pile?

The question that has been asked by many a friend and neighbor is, how do you make compost pile? To which I generally reply with, oh my gosh, it is so easy… where do I begin?

Positioning your compost pile

Foremost you need to situate your compost pile in the sun, as this will speed up the composting process. I positioned mine out of sight of the house as unfortunately they are not the prettiest sight. Continue reading “How Do I Make A Compost Pile?”

Plastic Alternatives and 3D Printing

Plastic Alternatives and 3D Printing

    After plastic was invented, scientists enthusiastically created new materials and technologies to replace traditional natural products with those made from oil or oil by-products. As the world debates the ramifications of unfettered fossil fuel consumption, global climate change, and widespread industrial pollution, scientists and engineers are re-think manufacturing. Continue reading “Plastic Alternatives and 3D Printing”