David Boudia and Steele Johnson: Rio Olympics

When Team USA members David Boudia and Steele Johnson emerged from their final dive Aug. 8 at the Rio Olympics, they earned the the silver medal in men’s synchronized platform diving. (RNS) But the glory, both men said belonged to someone else. Boudia, 26, told NBC, “There’s been an enormous amount of pressure. I’ve felt […]

NASA and the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse

Will the world end on December 21? NASA scientists took time on Wednesday (Nov. 28) to soothe 2012 doomsday fears, warning against the dark side of Mayan apocalypse rumors. NASA’s  ruled out many ideas such as:  a rogue planet will hit Earth on Dec. 21, killing everyone or that the Earth’s magnetic field will suddenly […]

Losing Weight for the Summer

Weight loss is a concern to most people especially during the summer season.  Losing weight seems like a pretty easy idea, when you think about it. You diet, exercise more and the weight  should come off. But what happens when you go off that diet plan or stop that exercise program? You gain the weight back. […]

Saving the family unit – Mission Impossible?

Today in 2012, the expectations and pressures on women are above and beyond what they used to be say 100, 50, or even 25 years ago. Originally, based on religion or tradition or whatever you want to call past time beliefs, women were home-makers. They raised children, took care of the family. But now, in […]