Blog Categories of The Northern Star include: Animals & Pets – Beauty & Fashion – Games & Sports – Gift Ideas – Health – Inspirational – Jokes & Humor – Just Interesting – Mel McConaghy – News – Out Of This World – Strange & Bizarre – Submissions – Technology – True or False and Will’s Thoughts.
Below is a description of what you will find in each category.
The Northern Star Animals & Pet category contains articles and stories about expensive dogs, cats that imitate, exotic birds, rare rodents, strange animals, pet clothing, pet accessories, pet products and a whole bunch more. If you love pets, and animals of all kinds, this category is a must read.
The Beauty and Fashion category consists of articles about outrageous outfits, strange beauty products, fashion trends and unusual cosmetic devices that claim to help you to look younger. From steampunk products to Haute couture, and stilletto heel flippers for swimming, to diamond studded gasmasks, The Northern Star beauty and fashion articles and stories will entertain, educate and amuse you for hours.
The Games and Sports category is filled with the latest hot Video games, wild and exciting board games, lawn games, indoor games, outdoor games, team sports, individual sports, indoor sports, outdoor sports and all things sports and game related. Gamers of all ages will find great sports articles, stories on games and gaming conventions, as well as the coolest and biggest controllers in the world.
The Gift Idea category has cool and unusual gift ideas for men, gift ideas for women, gift ideas for children and gift ideas for pets. There are gift idea articles to keep you out of hot water and the dog house, and there are stories about gift ideas that went wonderfully right or terribly wrong. Sometimes knowing the wrong gift ideas is more important than knowing the right gift ideas, so read all the strange and interesting gifts ideas in The Northern Star.
The Health category in The Northern Star provides a wide variety of health articles, and health stories, that range from healthy eating, to health ideas to help you live a healthy lifestyle.
The Inspirational category has heartwarming articles and touching stories that are designed to inspire and motivate. If you like to read stories and articles that make you feel good, The Northern Star Inspirational category has what you need. The inspirational articles and stories that we publish are meant to uplift, motivate and inspire our readers, and to encourage acts of kindness and respect worldwide. If you have a need to read something inspirational, this is the perfect category for you.
The Jokes and Humor category is pretty well self-explanatory. If you love jokes, both long jokes and short jokes, funny stories, things that make you laugh and rib tickling humor, The Northern Star Jokes and Humor category is going to have you laughing so hard that you’ll cry, your sides will hurt and it’ll be hard to catch your breath. The jokes and humor we have assembled are some of the best in the comedic universe, so grab a coffee, a box of kleenex and let the jokes and humor begin!
The Just Interesting category is a hodge podge of interesting articles and stories that don’t really fit in any other categories. The Northern Star Just Interesting category has articles from tourism opportunities to opinions, and for those who want to know what the stars have in store for their love life, get free weekly love horoscopes. If you want to know who invented garbage bags, or an artist that paints using chewing gum, the Just Interesting category is for you.
Mel McConaghy is a retired truck driver, well into his seventies, who shares his stories and thoughts about his life. Mel’s tales are even more remarkable when you factor in that he is a dyslexic eigth grade dropout. Mel McConaghy will entertain you with stories about trucking in the wild back country of British Columbia, his life after retirement and his perceptions of the world around him. These charming stories take the reader back in time, and keep them chuckling with his tongue-in-cheek humor.
The News category is chock full of weird news, entertainment news, political news, business news, good news, bad news, sad news, funny news and news that you might never find anywhere else. Whatever your news needs, you will find a variety of news articles and news stories in The Northern Star.
The Out Of This World category features everything that is extraterrestrial. Read UFO articles, stories about UFO sightings, aliens and alien contact, asteroids, meteors, meterorites, space debris, satellites and more. You’ll find articles on diamond planets, solar storms, deep space telescopes, a vanishing aircraft and stories of experiences that were out of this world. The Northern Star Out Of This World category is a great resource for all things extraterrestrial.
The Strange and Bizarre category, in The Northern Star, highlights some of the world’s weird places, wacky people, wild events, preposterous products and more. If it is unusual, strange and bizarre, you’ll find it in this category. Be forewarned, some strange stories and articles about bizarre things included may not be for the squeamish, or those with an easily upset stomach. When we say strange and bizarre, we mean strange and bizarre!
The Submissions category hightlights writers from around the world. Writers can submit an article, or story, to help develop their own fans. The Northern Star Submissions category is our way to help promote literacy, while giving writers an international showcase for their work. If you are a writer who would like to have your work read in over sixty countries around the world, submit your story, or submit your article to The Northern Star.
The Technology category brings you the latest cool gadgets, environmentally friendly ideas, cutting edge transportation devices, the spooky world of cybernetics and all things futuristic. From robotic robonauts, to the latest breakthroughs in science, The Northern Star Technology category has great stuff to read. If you love reading about emerging technologies, The Northern Star has just what you need.
The True or False category delivers the real truth about urban legends, folklore, products, movies and many other subjects. Should you suck the poison from a snake bite? Is there a cage available that sits outside the window for children to play in? If you want to know if something is true or false, read The Northern Star True or False category. Here is a list of some of the True or False questions we have asked over the weeks. How many can you get right?
The Will’s Thoughts category showcases this Canadian writer’s great sense of humor, cutting wit and a ‘tell it like it is’ attitude. Will writes about all kinds of things, but his favorite subject to write about is the love of his life, Crazy Lady. Told with a folksie flair, Will’s Thoughts cover a wide variety of subjects, each told in a way that only Will can tell it, and will entertain you for hours. Whether you are a fellow belief-o-holic, or are living through menopause, it’s all written about in Will’s Thoughts, found exclusively in The Northern Star.