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So And So

I smell the scent of rain.

The sun shone for a while but it is getting dark again. A low pressure area is forming in the north that might bring  more rain to Metro Manila.  365 more words


Alaska-based Bushmasters trade extreme cold for Australia’s tropical heat

SHOALWATER BAY TRAINING AREA, Australia — One hundred and fifty U.S. troops more accustomed to training in Alaska’s extreme cold found themselves trudging Down Under in the tropical heat this week. 503 more words

Review Article

Raising Outdoors I

Back in May as the mesh net containers with caterpillars were taking over my built-in bookshelf, to make space, I wanted to know if I can raise the caterpillars just as well in my outdoor backyard. 190 more words

Monarch Butterfly

Obsessed Much?: My Overabundance of Moto Jackets

After going through the upstairs closet where I stashed the coats while getting our main floor stairs refinished, I noticed a common theme. Holy moto jacket hoard, Batman. 45 more words


Sitting By A Nice Warm Computer

When it is cold and wet in June…and promises to be colder and wetter in July and August…the prospect of work inside a cold shed is unappealing. 236 more words


TWO HUNDRED THIRTY FIVE...I blame it on the kerosene

After Greg and I got married, we lived together at his rental property in good old Chuckey, Tennessee. In the winters (because of the humidity) 685 more words


Bog-Standard Mid-Winter

Winter Solstice, and it’s been a week for crossing off a few inside chores. The depths of winter are good for that. Wardrobes have been tidied (why is it they are always the immediate answer to “where should I put this?”), accounts balanced and that cute-looking slipper pattern that’s been languishing in the depths of the knitting basket has been utilised. 278 more words

Union Homestead