Category: Misc.

My summers at Revere Beach…

As early as I can remember, my parents would always rent a summer place in July or August at the beach. First it was Revere beach, then Nantasket. I have a lot of old family beach photos I plan to put here. I hope…

Easton Festival of Trees Marketplace 2018

Sunday Nov. 25, 2018 2 PM – 8 PM Easton Country Club 265 Purchase Street, Easton, Massachusetts 02375 Come shop the 2018 Festival of Trees Marketplace open only for this one day to allow you to shop this exclusive event while basking in the…

TIME: New Study Says Low-Carb Diets May Help You Lose Weight. But Are Carbs Really So Bad For You?

A new study suggests that low-carb diets may help people keep weight off and even drop extra pounds, adding to the confusion about the health benefits — or detriments — of carbohydrates… http://time.com/5456022/are-low-carb-diets-healthy/

Walmart, Ford partner to test grocery delivery with self-driving cars

Walmart Inc. WMT, -0.47% said Wednesday it was partnering with Ford Motor Co. F, +0.10% to test a grocery delivery service using self-driving vehicles. The pilot program is taking place in Miami-Dade County in Florida. Walmart said Postmates, which is already connected to Ford’s digital platform, serves as its delivery…

New Physical Activity Guidelines Urge Americans: Move More, Sit Less

You’ve likely heard the idea that sitting is the new smoking. Compared with 1960, workers in the U.S. burn about 140 fewer calories, on average, per day due to our sedentary office jobs. And, while it’s true that sitting for prolonged periods is bad for…

6 Foods that can lengthen life

https://www.moneytalksnews.com/foods-that-can-lengthen-your-life/

The Entire 2018 List of Oprah’s Favorite Things

All 107 of them! By Oprah Winfrey Nov 7, 2018 https://www.oprahmag.com/life/a24483259/oprah-favorite-things-2018/

Health and turning back the clocks.

https://www.nbcnews.com/better/health/clocks-fall-back-daylight-saving-time-ends-sunday-here-s-ncna930016

My blog, still going strong after 22 years – a look back…

I started this blog in 1996, before facebook, before twitter, before instagram, before wordpress, before the word blog… as a service to the town in which I live where the idea was that citizens could connect online, post information, learn from each other, share,…

Chinese firm claims to have invented the world’s first foldable phone

Royole, a Chinese company, releases the FlexPai, combining a phone, tablet and computer in one device. It claims to have invented the world’s first foldable screen. Royole unveiled its latest product FlexPai at a launch event in Beijing on Wednesday, which the company said…

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