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Tell Us Tuesday Results 9/1/20: Because Jim & Lisa Wanna Know
The older we get the more frequent these stops seem to be, but as Lisa and I were talking yesterday about the upcoming Labor Day Weekend, and road-tripping, and the fact that over 60% of people will be on the roads this weekend, and most will be travelling at least 100 miles... that means wee breaks…
Perseid Meteor Shower Is Back For 2020 - The Peak Is Tonight
August is always hot and 2020 is no exception, but there's one thing you can do without your mask in your own backyard and your social distancing is guaranteed, watching shooting stars. It's one of the great things that returns this time of year, every year, the Perseid Meteor Shower. If y…
The Empress of Little Rock BnB - One Tank Trips
When planning our trip I asked my wife to find us a place to stay at the halfway point between Branson and Texarkana so we could have one more night on the road and break up the drive a little. She found a gem near downtown Little Rock that we had never heard of before, a Bed & Breakfast cal…
Promised Land Zoo in Branson, MO - One Tank Trips
How did you spend your summer vacation? My wife Donna and I did something this year that we haven't done in a long time, spent a week together on "vacation." Depending on your relationship with your spouse that can be a dream come true or a nightmare. Ours was terrific. We loaded up the tr…
30 Years of Hubble - Jim Is Space-Geeking Out Again!
I watched a show on the Science Channel last weekend which was in two parts, it was all about the orbiting telescope named Hubble which was placed into orbit 30 years ago. I thought, "has it really been up there 30 years?" It has, and it is still returning images that simply blow m…
What To Do With That Stimulus Check
Obviously, if you have lost your job during the Pandemic then you have immediate and targeted plans for your stimulus check, I fully understand. However, if you're lucky enough to have been deemed "essential" and so far been able to keep your job during this mess then may I ma…
Cooking In The New Air Fryer - Jim Says "Chicken Good"
We were so excited after getting our new Air Fryer for Christmas this year, what we didn't know is that there is a definite learning curve. Air fryer, by the way, is nothing more than a Convection Oven. Air Fryer is just the new buzz-phrase being used to teach young people about a piece of technolog…

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