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Thank you bunches for your lovely posts of last week! 222 more words

Adventures Of An Artist

Recording the sounds of extinction

great big story

Ecologist and musician Bernie Krause has made it his life’s work to record the planet’s vanishing soundscapes. Here’s why we need to tune into the environment.  86 more words


Curing Olives at Home

I have been looking for an EASY recipe for curing olives at home for years. I have over 5 giant olive trees in our garden and they produce an abundance of olives – thousands of olives. 646 more words

From The Kitchen

Growing Up in Compton

Let me start off by saying that living in Compton is not as bad as it sounds. I’m sure many people hear all these stories of how ghetto it is, dangerous or what not but the way I see it, any place you go to has that possibility of it being unsafe. 1,150 more words


In 2017 we...

In the Winter of 2017, Brian proposed! I also went through our entire house and donated or tossed any unneeded, unused, unloved items. Calliope had her first vet appointment and last, we celebrated Brian’s Birthday in Vegas! 175 more words


South Lake Tahoe

Olaf is real. ⛄❄️

Have you ever been so in awe of something that you just pause, take in the moment and just let time pass by? 405 more words