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America Doesn't Need More HSAs

Most of the conversation surrounding the healthcare legislation currently under debate in the Senate focuses on how it will leave over 20 million people without insurance over the next decade. 583 more words

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The Tree and the Bush- A Love Story

There is  a prickly bush outside my front door. It has not been my favorite bush. I had wanted to remove it but didn’t have the heart to. 252 more words

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Precedent vs President

Since  1993, the Republicans and the Democrats have traded off White House residents every eight years.  Each president has been considered unprecedented  because of where he was from, his family background,  his skin color, or the size of his bank account.  360 more words

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Prairie Noise

I just finished a great but very long day at the Niobrara Valley Preserve.  We were collecting sweep net data and counting flowering plants to evaluate the impacts of various fire and grazing treatments.   250 more words

Prairie Photography


We frequently walk the mile from our house to the park on Saturdays. Along the way we pass this hibiscus bush and it always draws our attention. 63 more words


Five-Hundred Word Challenge 252: Camping Tomorrow

You know, for all of my familiarity with part of the track that I will be traversing tomorrow, as well as being able to go with Ewe, I am still feeling a little scared about our heading out into the blue Mountains to camp. 516 more words


Algonquin Park

I had been on a five day canoe trip in Algonquin Park in Ontario and we stopped at Opalescent Lake for two days. The lake was considered the most beautiful lake in Canada, I can’t say I disagreed. 30 more words