Tag Archives: clocks

Good Times …Floral Friday

Today’s Floral Friday serves double duty: 1. To show off some vintage clocks with arrangements. 2. To remind U.S. residents that this weekend, Daylight Savings Time begins in most states. DST officially begins at 2:00 AM Sunday morning in most … Continue reading

Posted in cultural highlights, projects, Vintage Collectables | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Something About Time

The Daylight Savings Time weekends usually trigger some armchair philosophizing about the concept of time. I go about from room to room setting the clocks that do not automatically set themselves with the control signal from WWVB in Colorado. I … Continue reading

Posted in cultural highlights, Meanderings | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Few Odd Observations

I enjoy watching my fellow passengers whenever I decide to use an airliner to travel somewhere.  I wonder if they are feeling nonchalant or putting on an act about their attitudes about flying.  Consider that we’re at the mercy of … Continue reading

Posted in Contemplation, cultural highlights, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Huygens Finds Titan

Tick Tock Tick Tock Titan…  Alliteration is fun to use as a memory aid or just to bring a smile. In this case, the man who invented the mechanism for pendulum regulated time pieces is the same gentleman who discovered … Continue reading

Posted in History, religion, Science | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment