It is not only tortoises that hibernate

None of us like the cold. For me, cold is the devil, my Waterloo, my Nemesis! Muscles literally seize up, and combined with the resultant panic, walking becomes very slow. I have managed to relax a lot more, and that does help. I am not sure it was because of the cold (actually it was…

Even if you don’t have a voice like Richard Burton, “bank” it ASAP

Richard Burton in “The Robe” – by 20th Century Fox (eBay) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons “One blink ordering”. It’s a rather interesting concept, don’t you think? I jokingly mentioned this to my wife the other day when I was ordering some items on Amazon (you know, essential stuff like “Cooking for dogs” books). They make…