One of the greatest joys of family is the sense of continuation from one generation to the next. This is never more apparent than during Family Reunions.
Everyone has a favorite amusement park they recall from their youth but if you lived in the Chicago area before 1967, there’s a good chance Riverview Park was yours.
Touted as “One of the Greatest Amusement Parks in the World”, Riverview Park had little competition in the Chicago area with rides and attractions spread across 74 acres.
What is a Video Biography? It is a memoir on video, capturing the life story, family history and memories of an individual, often for their children, grandchildren and beyond.
Memories of people, places, and things are documented on video or film, often combining interviews with family photographs, documents, maps, and other memorabilia.
While the Fountain of Youth remains elusive for most, some societies enjoy other factors that help to keep their citizens young.
According to the US News Health, the average life expectancy is 67.6 years. The U.S, although well above average at 78, came in at an unimpressive 50th in lifespan ranking. Find out the top 10 countries where people live the longest.
Labor Day is a classic holiday in the United States. Thought of as a wonderful time in September to share family cookouts, college football, and the end of summer, the origins of Labor Day are not well-known to most people. It began in a time when the U.S. was competing fiercely with England and other European countries to increase manufacturing, and honored the men and women that labored every day to put their nation on top of the world economically.
What if you could organize the ultimate fantasy football draft and include players not only active today but also players from your father or grandfather’s heyday? Would Johnny Unitas really beat Peyton Manning for total touchdown passes or would modern –era football and its faster, sleeker approach rule out in the end of the day. Who would you pick? Jim Brown or Adrian Peterson?
Ever wonder how people stayed cool during a heat wave before air conditioning? Even though air conditioning was invented in the early 1900s, most people couldn’t afford one until well after WWII. So, what did people do to stay cool when temperatures rose or during a heat wave? Read on for a few tips my clients recalled about how they stayed cool before air conditioning was commonplace.