Super Powereds

Drew Hayes takes a look at a world where super heroes with amazing powers actually exists. What would training be like. Could anyone with powers be a super hero or would you need a certification program? What about super villains? There are four books in this series which started out as a web novel. Books…

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Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War

Mary Roach is an entertaining author who makes the science of humans in war both fascinating and humorous. I thought I wouldn’t enjoy this as I didn’t really like the idea of delving into weapons technology, but this book is about the things that help people survive in difficult circumstances. It looks into how technology…

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A Few Favorite WordPress Plugins

These are some of the plugins I enjoy using when building WordPress websites WP Help – A great plugin designed to create a collection of posts only visible from the dashboard. I use it to document things about the website. Envira Gallery – The free version of this image gallery plugin works nicely out of…

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Spice Islands Spaghetti Sauce Seasoning

This spice mixture was a staple of my father’s spaghetti recipe, so I was really distressed to hear it had been discontinued by the Spice Island folks. The excellent website site Epicurious has a copy of the mixture recipe from the spiceisland.com website and posted a copy here. But, because I’m paranoid I’m creating a…

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