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First they came for the dairy cows . . .

The environmental lobby hasn’t given up on dairy cows but it has a new bovine target – beef cattle:

A new study into the environmental impact of meat production has singled out beef as the worst offender. 421 more words


#357 Couple

I wonder if these shadows of my husband and me with our cameras are more cute or creepy.


quinoa, corn and mint salad (gluten-free)

This is my favorite go-to salad for picnics, parties, or summer lunches.  The texture of the corn and quinoa blends nicely together and the mint sets it all off, with traces of butter and honey lingering through the grains.   245 more words



Warning: In this post I rabbit on about basically nothing. I would not make a good travel writer. But it’s what I’ve got to post right now, even if it’s not terribly interesting. 784 more words

Gig Austin (in Minnesota) is gaining traction

According to the Austin Daily Herald, Austin is getting serious about Gig broadband access. They recently released a vision for the community and the results of a broadband feasibility study… 513 more words