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Biodiversity ...I Spy...No Child Left Inside

Just Another Nature Enthusiast has posted a challenge this month, to focus on the biodiversity around us.  For the last six years, since we moved to the farm, documenting biodiversity has been one of my favorite pastimes, so I am going to do a series of posts. 301 more words


Counting from One to a Million, Whitman and the Civil War Dead

Ed Folsom presenting “Counting from One to a Million, Whitman and the Civil War Dead” — Image by kenne

For the 24th year the Writers in Performance… 746 more words



My neighbor told me today that Jesus is going to punish America for allowing abortion.  This wasn’t just rhetoric for her, she truly believes it, and she’s scared. 90 more words


Grandfathers can be pretty smart too, or, If you fall down, go to Grandpa

Last time we talked, I told you about how my grandmother outfoxed my ambitions to be a queen. Well, she wasn’t the only one who knew a thing or two about children. 733 more words

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In Your Honor: 2015 Gold Award Ceremony Recap

 The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest honor a Girl Scout can earn. When it first came about in the early 1900s, it’s gone through many name changes from The Golden Eagle of Merit, The Golden Eaglet, First Class and Curved Bar to the present-day Gold Award. 439 more words

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Tale of an East Texas Sheriff, late 1800s

More from the memoirs of my grandfather, G.M.C. Massey:

Another character that I would like to call your attention to is Frank Smart, he was very outstanding to me. 1,367 more words


RVing: Not for the Faint of Heart

Midland Texas- My cousin Cherith moved here from Bozeman with her husband and daughter a few years back so we made a point to stop and visit.   379 more words