Who needs streetlights?


From digitaltrends.com: Who needs streetlights when you’ve got glow-in-the-dark streets? Remember those glow-in-the-dark stars you stuck on your ceiling as a kid? The ones that you could shine a light on for a second to make them glow brighter? Well, a UK company called Pro-Teq is now using that same technology to provide a low-cost […]

Art Helps Children!


I have a ceramicist friend on Facebook, called Didier Gesqueire, who has started an initiative to help children with cancer. Any artist wishing to contribute can send one or more works of art to this man, after which the works are auctioned off and the whole proceeds go to the Belgian Children’s Cancer Fund(Kinderkankerfonds). He […]

A Thousand Times.


From geetar39 on Experience project. A thousand ‘likes’. A thousand comments. A thousand tweets of the same breakfast while we marvel at coincidence. Because I matter. Following you following me a thousand times for a thousand disciples; the next more important than the last. A favorite book/song/quote/movie/character/dog leading them to me a thousand times. Because […]

Let’s Get Up to 50.000 Visits!


Work with me, People! These are the WordPress stats for Ralphie’s Portal so far: 48,507 views all-time Totals, Followers & Shares Content 1,913 Posts 2,667 Comments Taxonomies 27 Categories 5,104 Tags Followers (includes Publicize) 274 Blog 33 Comments 23 Twitter 34 Facebook

Support My Gran´s Shelter for Abandoned Pets!


Don’t Abandon Your Pets in the Summer! (Photo credit: antipax) It took a rather nasty experience to force me to re-evaluate life in general. I shall no longer dwell on the negative aspects, because this is the whole point of yet another of life´s lessons. I have been trying, to no avail, to get a […]

Kreativ Blogger Awards


This new year of 2012 has started off in an auspicious way! Let me count our blessings, if you will indulge me. First of all, there are six of us here at the present, who complement each other wonderfully and harmoniously, which in and of itself is enough to keep on blogging like happy chappies […]