Spring Those Clocks Forward An Hour Saturday Night Or Be A Tardy Type Sunday

So very sorry to report that you’re going to lose something this weekend. No, it’s not that five pounds that you’ve been wearing for ages. Rather, you’re gonna lose an hour thanks to those wonderful people who created daylight saving time 100 years ago on March 19, 1918, during World War I. What this loss does mean? If you don’t set your clocks ahead an hour when you … [Read more...]

You’re Gonna Lose Something This Weekend

It may be the most dreaded weekend of the year. Luckily, many are on spring break, but the rest of the world is going to suffer in the infamous “spring forward, fall backward” this weekend (aka Daylight Saving Time). Translation: Set you clocks forward Saturday night before your tuck yourself in your beddy-bye. When you wake up you have lost an hour. If it’s possible, … [Read more...]

A Gentle Reminder: Payback Ain’t All That Bad This Time Of Year

It's that time of the year when you're paid back for giving up that hour in the spring. This morning at 2 a.m. when you were toddling home, Daylight Saving Time officially ended. Did you remember to set your clocks back an hour? Did you change the batteries in you smoke/carbon monoxide detectors? If you didn't, not to worry. You've got an hour to catch up. BTW, your … [Read more...]

A Gentle Reminder: Heed The Warning Of The Weekend To Come

Sure, it’s only Tuesday, but let’s get a head start on the weekend because this one is going to have its ups and downs. Sure, every retailer and kid in your life have let you know that Halloween is taking place on Saturday. That’s the constant factor. Another constant is Sunday around 2 a.m. While you’ll be snug in your beddy-bye, Daylight Savings Time will come to an end … [Read more...]

A Gentle Reminder: Spring Forward Sunday

It's that time of the year. You know the one where you lose an hour of sleep — Daylight Saving Times begins. Grr! So, Saturday night before you fall asleep watching "Saturday Night Live" or after you get home from the DIFFA gala, set your clocks ahead an hour. That is unless you have one of the atomic clocks. It'll just explode on you. Just kidding. If you're on spring … [Read more...]