Top 10: Favorite Restaurants — Updated

Found the original TOP 10: Favorite Restaurants while pursuing the TDZ archives. I decided it really needed to be updated. It has been a while since I did one of my list. I just wasn't inspired. This idea hit me when I was eating at one of my favorite places. #10: Main Street Pies -- … Continue reading Top 10: Favorite Restaurants — Updated

Top 10: Best of Gainesville, Florida

We have been doing the Real Food Challenge: 14 Week Challenge. The challenge for week 11 is to eat local. I am a big support of supporting local businesses. The Eat Local challenge inspired me to compile a list of favorite local business in Gainesville.  Not all of the business are local but I recommend … Continue reading Top 10: Best of Gainesville, Florida

Top 10: More Interesting American History Facts

Several years ago I wrote Top 10: American History Facts. It has been a very popular post the last couple of weeks. Thought I would add a second installment. #10:  The Red Cross has a Congressional charter even though it isn't a government agency. It was chartered in 1990 to provide disaster relief and provide … Continue reading Top 10: More Interesting American History Facts

Top 10: Songs That Get Stuck in Your Head

Caught a clip last week on the Wally Show about songs that get stuck in your head. Of course, it sounded like a great topic for a top 10 list. Oh, by the way, I discovered there is a name for this "earworms." Some of the songs that made the list I like, some well...then … Continue reading Top 10: Songs That Get Stuck in Your Head

Top 10: Valentine’s Day Playlist

Well, this almost didn't get posted due technical difficulties. The Valentine's/Date idea top 10 list I posted several years ago are still among the post popular posts at TDZ. This year I decided to add another to the collection. The Big Guy helped out with the list. Enjoy.  #10: Angel by Aerosmith http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBTOGVb_cQg #9: Dishes … Continue reading Top 10: Valentine’s Day Playlist

Top 10: Student Excuses

#10: "It is too hard."  I've been surprised by the growing number of very bright and otherwise successful students that are afraid of failure. When a task is too hard they want to quit or get out of the class. Often the reason stated is that a low grade will have a negative impact on … Continue reading Top 10: Student Excuses