Every Bite Takes You Home: My Manish Dayal Interview #100FootJourneyEvent

2014-07-18 17.08.15

It is not often that I get to interview the main character of a movie like The Hundred Foot Journey.  Manish Dayal was a delight to talk to and take pictures with.  Normal, grounded, and down to earth are just a few words to describe him.  Totally funny is another.  We spent a good chunk of this interview laughing. Our first question ...continue reading

Portable North Pole 2012

Make the magic of the holiday season last forever with these new product offerings from Portable North Pole; all are available on www.portablenorthpole.com. As part of Portable North Pole’s Christmas Program, each time a Portable North Pole product is purchased, 5% of the sale price will go directly to affiliated children’s hospitals in the U.S., Canada, UK, ...continue reading

Why I Hate Car Dealerships

Last week, Bill got a phone call on his work cell phone.  It was from a local Dodge dealer or so we thought (it ended up being from, I guess, Chrysler).  They were supposibly looking for my year of a van (2006) with low miles (which I do - only 48,000).  So Bill signed us up to get the van appraised. We went on Saturday night (and because they screwed us ...continue reading

Why We Gave Blood

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Something that I don't like about our nation is that somewhere along the line, we turned into its all about "me".  Unless it directly benefits, somebody they know or them, they will not do it.  I may be a bleeding heart liberal, because I believe in helping others.  One of the ways we can help others is by giving blood. Do I know anyone who needs blood ...continue reading