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Passion flower or Maypops.

Another plant with a million common names and a deep history.  I’ve seen passion flower vines growing on railroad tracks and taking over fence rows in the bay area of Houston. 651 more words


Beauty Berry

Another plant becoming common in landscaping is beauty berry. Birds spread the seeds of this all over Texas and it’s absolutely gorgeous.

My family would take handfuls of the leaves and stuff them under the yokes of the oxen or mules to keep the bugs from biting them as they worked. 162 more words


Science Fraud & Fantasy (part 9)

Bingo!  I knew it was just a matter of time and determination before I’d find someone who could explain what the hell is going on with the manipulated weather in layman’s terms.  286 more words

Agorism, Gardening, Homesteading

Man Quits Job to Become Police Officer after Dallas Police Attack in July

Clint Jones was a mile away from the attack against Dallas Police on July 7, 2016. The ambush resulted in 5 officers being gunned down by a sniper. 177 more words


Winter Door and Window Issues

Good Evening Everyone,

William here with All American Doors. I apologize that my blog and other internet activities, as we fell into the busy season of the year. 549 more words

Granny Packs Heat, Shoots At Armed Intruder

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TEXARKANA (CBSDFW.COM) – Deputies in Bowie County are looking for an armed, would-be bandit who was shot by a 74-year-old homeowner. 129 more words


Science Fraud & Fantasy (part 6)

Here’s the good news, though I don’t know who in the universe to give credit where such credit is due:  I retrieved our precious pooch from the wild side. 806 more words