Tip #221: Alka-Seltzer Plus

Years ago, my wife and I worked in a fishing canary on an island in Alaska. This island, actually: https://llcruise4.blogspot.com/2015/07/historic-metlakatla.html.  If you scroll down six pictures, you will see the Metlakatla Packing Plant.  That’s where we...

Visual Latin: Lesson 16 – Question about prepositions

I received this question: Hello. We have been doing your dvd year 1.  Quiz 16 question 1 says “All prepositions are followed by ablative nouns“. True or False?  The answer says false. We have several charts  saying that ablative is the object of the preposition.  So I...

Tip of the Week #216: Is that used car priced right?

Good morning! If you are looking for a used car, check out Kelly’s Blue Book.  My dad told be about this tip years ago.  Back then, there was still a book. These days, it’s all online.  Here it is: https://www.kbb.com/ If you are buying a used car, Kbb.com is a useful...

How to teach online: Part 4

If you are going to launch online, I think you should become a chicken entrepreneur.  This is an idea I picked up from Michael Masterson in his book, The Pledge.   What is a chicken entrepreneur?   A chicken entrepreneur is someone who keeps his full time job.  He...