Eat Raw Oysters the Right Way

Eat Raw Oysters the Right Way

The season for oysters is in full swing, and the Big Q is what if you want whiskey, not Champagne, with your oyster? I have a lot to say when it comes to raw oysters, as I really like them From serving them alive to splashing expensive Scotch in the shell, and most people have been eating […]

The Places to Vacation This Winter

The Places to Vacation This Winter

Whenever the cold weather swings around, our travel daydreams tend to fluctuate between 2 different types of vacations: Winter wonderlands and tropical beaches. If you experience bipolar pangs of wanderlust, then you are in luck, as we have rounded up some of the best Winter vacations to take this season, divided equally between cold- and warm-weather destinations. Here […]

Ocean Heatwave Blanketing the West Coast

Ocean Heatwave Blanketing the West Coast

Thursday, Federal scientists they are monitoring a new ocean heat wave off the West Coast, a development that could badly disrupt marine life including salmon, whales and sea lions. The expanse of unusually warm water stretches from Alaska to California, researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday . It resembles a similar […]

Summer All of the Time

Summer All of the Time

All during the year, temperatures can fluctuate with regularity. The Big Q: Are there places untouched by the highs and lows of weather? The Big A: Yes. Check out these Sunny destinations where it is Summer all of the time. Costa Rica With an average low temperature of around 78° F (26° C), Costa Rica […]

A Cup of Warm Water May Be a Life Saver

A Cup of Warm Water May Be a Life Saver

We all love the way it feels when we drink a cold beverage. Many people start the morning with a cold drink, like orange juice, and we end our evenings with nice cool drinks, especially in the Summer. This may assist in our feeling quenched, but studies show that it does not help in maintaining […]

Spring is Almost Here!

Spring is Almost Here!

After having survived the long, cold Winter indoors, there is nothing better than to get back outdoors, in the Sun, and do some exploring. Spring is the time for renewal, making it the perfect season to get out and go on a vacation to discover new places. You do not have to wait until Spring […]

Stay Warm, Cold Air Can Be Dangerous

Stay Warm, Cold Air Can Be Dangerous

FLASH: Breathing cold air is almost impossible to avoid during Winter months, but there are known health risks everyone should know about before going outdoors in extreme cold. You know the temperature is low if you can see your breath after you exhale. The water vapor in the moist air you inhaled condenses into a […]

The ‘Coolest’ Warm Places to Visit This Winter

The ‘Coolest’ Warm Places to Visit This Winter

Winter can be a trying time for those living in North America or Europe. As the cold bites, thoughts often turn to warmer climes. Here are some of our suggestions for warm places to visit this Winter. South Africa The Southern Hemisphere Summer is in full swing, making this the ideal time to head to […]

Warm, Dry Conditions Elevate Fire Danger In California

Warm, Dry Conditions Elevate Fire Danger In California

Warm, Dry Conditions Elevate Fire Danger In California Factors contributing to an elevated fire danger in California are the low humidity and the August heat, along with the presence of dry vegetation. Warm, dry conditions plus onshore winds are creating an elevated danger of wildfire in interior sections of Southern California, National Weather Service forecasters […]

As the World Warms, Antarctica Cools

As the World Warms, Antarctica Cools

As the World Warms, Antarctica Cools One of the most rapidly warming places on Earth in the past 50 years has actually cooled in the past 20 years, according to the latest research Temperatures on the Antarctic Peninsula have reversed course, dropping by an average of about 0.5C per decade since the late 1990’s while the rest […]