Arts Entertainments

How to blow bubble gum like a pro

Many cultures chew substances made from Mother Nature, such as herbs, plants, and resins. The history of chewing gum actually dates back to the ancient Greeks, being their favorite hobby. However, it was a William Semple, not a Greek, who first patented gum on December 28, 1869, and a Susan Montgomery who popped the largest […]


Classic Country Music Podcasts

Country Music Podcasts If you’re a fan of classic country music, then you’ve probably come across the Bobbycast podcast. Hosted by Bobby Bones, this nationally syndicated radio show has over 1 million listeners. It’s a personal account of the life and times of the artists and musicians that make up country music, from the perspective […]


Happiness of living

“The best thing you can do for your children is to love their father.” Anonymous Maybe it’s because we’re leaving for Paris next Sunday. My two middle boys and I will be traveling with the Ridgefield Youth Symphony Orchestra on a seven-day tour, performing in medieval cathedrals for Parisians and tourists alike in three concerts […]