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word: hovel


Definition: (noun) A small, miserable dwelling. Synonyms: shack, shanty, hut, hutch Usage: Compared to the manor house, their own modest home seemed like a hovel. Discuss.

5 Tips for Getting Your Startup Off the Ground from Bevans Branham

From Bevans Branham of Palm Springs, CA:

These days, you need money to make money. There are a plethora of companies with potential out there, but a good amount of them will fail before they ever get off the ground because they won’t get funding. 587 more words

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More from the Southern California high desert

My last set of scenes from the Southern California high desert:

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Do you have Bare Wall Syndrome? Need a unique gift? 15 more words


Top 10 Hikes in Palm Springs

Hiking trails are certainly in abundance in the Palm Springs area. The Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism is a great resource for many outdoor activities in the valley. 514 more words


I'm pretty sure I'm not buying

Recently—last night!—I discovered the publish-in-the-future function of WordPress, so if a post pops up on my blog at, say, midnight plus one minute, that’s not me! 104 more words


Would you like a date?

My wise old grandmother used to make a wide variety of pies, three of which I disliked intensely: pecan, mince meat, and date. Nuts and meat simply don’t belong in pies. 106 more words