Sunday, November 8, 2015

Homemade Recipe for Natural Fruit Meat Candy

A recipe for making candy using leftover fruit scraps and fruit rinds to make delicious homemade all natural candy.

Comparisons Between the Welsh Beli and the Irish Bile

A brief comparative analysis between the folklore and mythology of the Irish Bile and the Welsh Beli. 

Viking Longship Construction and Design

A brief, and albeit basic, explanation of Viking longship construction and design.

Alternative Educational Paths to College

Find out about educational alternatives and how to attend college and get a degree without completing high school.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Gundestrup Cauldron

Information about the Gundestrup cauldron including information about its construction and history based on the archeological findings associated with this Celtic cultural icon.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

A Poem About Hecate, a Greek Goddess

Some poetry about the Greek goddess, Hecate, to inspire you during the dark winter months.

Documentary Film Review: Glenafooka, the Glen of the Ghost

Here is a review of the Irish documentary film, "Glenafooka: the Glen of the Ghost."

Information About the Arbutus Tree of Ireland

A discussion about the Arbutus unedo, or Strawberry Tree, of Ireland including basic facts, myths, and its usage thoughout history. In Irish, the arbutus tree is known as caithne or the Apple of Cain.

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Victor Turner and Symbolic Anthropology

Here is an article about Victor Turner who was an anthropologist associated as one of the forefathers of symbolic anthropology. He is well-known for his work in Africa with the Ndembe tribe, but his research extended to many cultures throughout the world.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Masters of the Dark Eyes Missal

Are you interested in medieval art history and illuminated manuscripts? Here is an article that summarizes the Masters of the Dark Eyes Missal. For living history enthusiasts, there is also a synopsis of the basic information required for creating period pieces inspired by this manuscript.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Native Florida Rattlesnakes in Your Yard

Do you live in Florida? Find out information about native species of venomous rattlesnakes that can be found in backyards across the state.

Make a Profit Using Freelance Writing Opportunites

The following are some of the places that I have found that allow freelance writers to make money writing articles and blog entries. Each website offers unique opportunities. Some of these programs generate revenue based on marketing and affiliate links that are housed within the articles and other programs pay a stated fee for each written piece that is accepted.


write articles and then use a specialized Google Adsense program that is mediated through InfoBarrel to earn 75% of the revenue generated from advertising links. The minimum payout is $50.

.... More resources to come as I discover them.

Get Paid to Take Online Surveys

There are may ways to earn money online and perhaps one of the easiest is by taking online surveys. The following websites provide paying programs where participants can get paid completing, online surveys, reading e-mails, performing website searches, playing games, watching videos, and other similar types of activities. I realize that many people experience feelings of trepidation about signing up for these types of programs. All of the programs that I list on my blog are reputable and I have signed up and participated in these programs before listing them here.

One of the other advantages to these programs is that may of them also provide coupons that can be printed and used at a normal grocery store or other similar retail store. The coupons that I have used were for typical food items that I would purchase during my weekly shopping. I received a normal coupon discount when I purchased the items and then the program would also pay for using the coupon too.


This website pay you to take online surveys. I have been doing it for about a week and it has gone well. You can also earn money by watching informational videos and confirming e-mails that they send you. The minimum amount to receive a payout is $30 but they give you a $5 signing bonus. So far,it has been going fairly well for me and I am recommending it. If I find others, I will post them for those who might be interested. 


I just found another website that pays you to take surveys. You can sign up to take surveys, watch videos, and participate in opinion polls. This particular company provides payment in the form of credited points that can be redeemed for cash payouts. The minimum payout amount is only $3.00 and the payouts are in the form of gift cards for specific retailers or the option of a Visa gift card for those who prefer to receive money.

How Call Center Services Benefit Fundraising Campaigns

Are you involved in a non-profit organization or charity? Learn about effective fundraising strategies that can help your organization with communicating with your donor base and increasing monetary contributions.