Pork with Sauerkraut & Mashed Potatoes


One of the finest and most delicious of German traditions is eating pork and sauerkraut with mashed potatoes on New Year’s Day. German tradition and folklore has it that eating pork and sauerkraut on the first day of the New Year brings good luck and prosperity.

The more likely explanation […]

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Can Standing Make You Live Longer?


There is some interesting new research that indicates it may.

Researchers have noted for years that people who are active tend to live longer.

Now researchers may have found out why.


From The Telegraph:


The best anti-ageing technique could be standing up, scientists believe, after discovering that spending more time […]

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Why I Still Love America


I am not one of the hate America crowd.

I think the luckiest thing that ever happened to me was to be born American. I did not earn it. It was a lucky accident of birth.


America is not perfect. I will be the first to admit that. She has made […]

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