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Today's Foodism: Does it REALLY Taste Like Chicken?

It’s difficult to get any more chicken than chicken. It’s when chicken begins to taste like something else that you should be worried.


Throwback Thursday - My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George

Format: Paperback, 192 pages

Published: May 21 2001 (original was 1959)

Genre: Fiction Adventure

ISBN: 9780141312422

Age Range: 11+

Rating: 4/5

Every kid thinks about running away at one point or another; few get farther than the end of the block.

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Let Your Child's Imagination Run Wild

Here’s my latest South China Morning Post “Between the Lines” column that was in today’s paper.  A copy of the unedited version is included below.   865 more words


BestBoysBooks #7 Bubo the Great Horned Owl by Jean Craighead George

OK–This one is a little different than my previous reviews.  I read this book by Jean Craighead George in about the 4th Grade and the images from this story have stuck with me for fifty years.   139 more words

Ice Whale

By Jean Craighead George

Dial Books for Young Readers, 2014

A beautiful tale that spans 200 years, the life of one bowhead whale and the lives of many generations of two very different families. 494 more words

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Nature lessons then and now

Thought I’d start with a trip down memory lane. Where does the time go? Here we are on a hike in the Smoky Mountains of TN. 394 more words

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