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A whirlwind...

I have not written a blog in a really long time. I have starred at this page for days and hours debating if I should post or share life with people I don’t even know. 157 more words

The Rain in Spain Stays Mainly in the.... Oh Well

I’m not in Spain, but in Texas and the weather has been -well, completely un-Texan! With a low in the 20’s last week and a high today almost 70, it’s been like a teeter totter. 346 more words

Disruption - Documentary

‘When it comes to climate change, why do we do so little when we know so much?’

Through a relentless investigation to find the answer, … 155 more words


When You're Weathering a Storm

Not too long ago, we had one of those odd fall/winter thunderstorms.  The kind of storm that sends wind and rain screaming across the landscape. The kind that causes the dogs to hide under beds and in closets.   673 more words


New warning system to be installed in Britt

BRITT, Iowa- In an emergency you want to hear an alert right away, and if it impacts your life, you better be able to hear that warning. 113 more words



Looking at my raggedy pile of 18-year-old mangy fur, it’s hard to remember the fearless, bursting-with-life puddy cat she used to be.

The night Paco and I brought the adorable 6-week-old tortie foundling home and she bolted from her carrier straight up the stairs to our bedrooms, I warned my 4-year-old boy that she would likely secret herself under a bed for a week or three. 613 more words