A child's Christmas

Christmas is around the corner and retail stores have gone into overdrive.  Research indicates that the convenience of shopping online is encouraging shoppers to check out the “sales” from the comfort of their home or office, while avoiding traffic, parking hassles and overcrowded malls.  Marketers offer enticements to online shoppers to track internet users’ proclivities …

Winter is Coming

The expression “Winter is Coming” now has a new meaning, thanks to the television series Game of Thrones.  People have watched the down-streaming visuals of bleak grey skies portending stormy blizzards and snowy gusts, blowing folks off their feet.  Characters flounder about in an attempt to stay the course in gale-force winds and struggle to …