Scramble, according to Merriam-Webster, means either to move urgently (in a panicked state) or to struggle eagerly (and often unceremoniously) to reach a desired end. We often think of people ...

Take a hunting trip in Alaska! Or raft the Colorado through the Grand Canyon. Perhaps take a journey in Africa and sleep with the lions. What a cool list of fun activities. What could be better? ...

A post on a popular social media site gave this advice for being successful: Never give 100% on the job. Only give 50%, then if you push it to 75% one day, you’ll get cheers, and 25% will be ...

Keeping things locked up is often a very good idea. There are things we don’t want others to have access to. Our bank accounts. Our best jewelry. The keys to our cars. These are no one’s ...

The most popular vacation spots in the world are filled with sunshine. We don’t want it to rain while we’re there, so we choose places that have a history of clear skies. Of course, that often ...

Avid sports enthusiasts are a hardy bunch. Snow and ice don’t slow them down. Neither does a hot summer day. As one shoe company says, they just get out there and do it! All of it! Horseback, on ...

Baseball is a game of skill. Reggie Jackson of baseball fame once said, “A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, and more repetition, then a little more after ...

Try it. Just try it. Reach overhead and change the intensity of the sun. Sure, go ahead, tweak it just enough to make the day cooler . . . or warmer, if that’s what you ...

Water is a necessity. We can’t live without it. It’s vital for drinking, yes, but also for food preparation and sanitation. When there’s no water available, we’ll do whatever it takes to ...

As Christians, we are to be peacemakers. That means we are to deal kindly with others, treat them well, and encourage cooperation. Yet, it’s not always that easy. Some people can’t get along ...

The financial world loves to listen to the words of Warren Buffett. Why? Because the man has proven himself to be a master in the investment world. It seems that all he touches turns a profit. If we ...

Moving On Up was the theme song to an iconic television series from the 1970-80s. The core concept of The Jeffersons was that life offers us opportunities, and it’s up to us to take advantage of ...

I don’t get no respect. That’s from Rodney Dangerfield, one of his signature bylines. What he means is that he doesn’t get credit for his achievements, both as a comedian and as a man, ...