Surfing, It's Not Just For Summer Anymore!

Posted on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by mztupelo

We all think of the perfect time for surfing to be in the summer, but the fall and winter are actually the best time to get the big waves, waves as big as...100 feet! On October 28th, history was made off the coast of Portugal. Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle dropping in on an estimated 100 foot wave. What makes this feat even more daring was . . . more »

Remembering Lou Reed

Posted on Monday, October 28, 2013 by mztupelo

Remembering Lou Reed March 2nd 1942 - October 27th 2013 A rock legend has died. The cause was liver disease, said Dr. Charles Miller of the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, where Mr. Reed had liver transplant surgery earlier this year and was being treated again until a few days ago. Lou Reed was best known for his band The Velvet Underground. The band consisted of . . . more »

Have You Counted Your Buttons Today?

Posted on Monday, October 21, 2013 by mztupelo

October 21st is Count Your Buttons Day! Do you, like me, have a button collection? I'm just a novice, collecting for only 15 years or so, with only about 300 buttons. Until I heard about this holiday, I thought I was alone in my fascination with buttons. I love the colors, and designs, but mostly I love the memories I have of sewing with my . . . more »