Author Archives: Liz Jordan

August Is….

Hello August

Month: Admit You’re Happy Month Family Fun Month National Catfish Month National Eye Exam Month National Golf Month Peach Month Romance Awareness Month Water Quality Month National Picnic Month Weekly Events: Week 1 National Simplify your Life Week Week 2 National Smile Week Week 3 Friendship Week Week 4 Be Kind to Humankind Week August, 2015 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky ... Read More »

MOVIE TIME

At The Movies

This opens today July 31st, Ethan Hunt and his team take on The Syndicate an international organization out to destroy the IMF. Opening Wednesday, (7/29) Rusty Griswold has grown up!! (sort of) And takes his family on a road trip to Walley World. BEST SUPERHERO MOVIES Ant-Man has won the weekend box office two weeks in a row, but will ... Read More »

New on CD New Ear Candy….

records

New this week 7/31: Alice Cooper The Studio Albums 1969-1983 (15-CD box set) Rhino/Warner Bros. Tony Banks (of Genesis) A Chord Too Far (4-CD box set) Esoteric Recordings Buddy Guy Born to Play Guitar Silvertone/RCA Led Zeppelin Coda: Deluxe Edition (3 CDs – remastered with 2 bonus albums) Atlantic/Swan Song Led Zeppelin In Through the Out Door: Deluxe Edition (2 ... Read More »

Oh….Take Me Out to The Ball Game…Where are the Best Ballparks

chase 4

I was floored when I saw Chase Field near the bottom of the list:  REALLY?!?  It’s got a state of the art retractable roof, it’s airconditioned, it’s clean, bathrooms (women’s; can’t speak for men’s) are remodeled. So why such a low score?  I guess it’s lacking the “old world charm”  that Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and the other top spot holders ... Read More »

Signs It Might Be Time to Dump Your Partner

lovers on a beach

It’s summer, which means it’s nice – sometimes – to have a boyfriend/girlfriend. Someone to go to the beach with. Someone to take on a road trip. But, if the relationship isn’t working, it could  ruin your summer – and pushing the eject button might be the better play. Here’s a rundown of some signs it’s time to dump your boyfriend/girlfriend. Lack of ... Read More »

This will get you pumped for STYX!

STYX  LIVE AT THE ORLEANS ARENA

The Styx show is Wednesday, September 23rd …The album is available July 24! ‘Live At The Orleans Arena Las Vegas’ captures Styx bringing their stunning live show to the world’s entertainment capital. Backed by huge video screens the band rock their way through a string of hit songs and classic album tracks drawn from across their hugely successful career. With numerous platinum ... Read More »

AC/DC ROCKS 70,000 at Wembley Stadium

ACDC

AC/DC rocked London’s Wembley Stadium Saturday to  70,000 loyal fans. “There were giant inflatable pneumatic women, explosions, fireworks and confetti,” writes Neil McCormick in his review for The Telegraph. “But most of all there were riffs, lots and lots of riffs, big, juddering motifs of judiciously placed notes smashed out as a grand slam of distorted, sustained electric guitar synchronized ... Read More »

5 odd facts about Canada

canada day

Hi it’s Liz…I was shocked when I read some of these odd facts about Canada.  If you should ever visit the Great White North …these might be Deal Makers or Deal Breakers!   Most people know that Canada has the most lakes in the world, produces more maple syrup than any other country or that our official number is 1-800-0-Canada. But what ... Read More »

July Is….

july

Month: National Blueberry Month National Anti-Boredom Month Unlucky Month for weddings National Cell Phone Courtesy Month National Hot Dog Month National Ice Cream Month   Week Event: Week 2 Nude Recreation Week July 2015 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky Days: 1 Canada Day 1 Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day 1 International Joke Day 2 I Forgot Day 2 World UFO ... Read More »

YOUR RING FINGER AND YOUR PERSONALITY

ring finger

Are you ready for this?!?  Apparently your ring finger can tell you a lot about your personality. Here’s the test: Just hold out your hand and compare the size of your ring finger to your index finger. If your ring finger is longer than your index finger … (Mine isn’t) You’re charming, logical and can talk your way into and out ... Read More »