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ML Edwards & Co in Mount Vernon, TX

My regular readers know I spend a fair amount of time at the family lake house in east Texas. (You can read about Winnsboro here… 418 more words

Out And About

Tyler Junior College's Dancefest!

Tyler Junior College’s Dancefest, Featuring

Snow White

Wise Auditorium

1327 Baxter Avenue, Tyler, TX 75701


Tickets: $10 Adults, $5 Children (12 & under) & TJC students… 354 more words


An Adder in the Understory

Target Species: Green Adder’s Mouth (Malaxis unifolia)

The Green Adder’s Mouth is a peculiar orchid of the Eastern United States that reaches its southwestern limit in the Pineywoods of East Texas.   422 more words


The Other State Flower

Target Species: Blue Lupine (Lupinus perennis)

In keeping with the theme of “everything is bigger in Texas”, the Texas Legislature decided in 1971 that the original state flower,  527 more words


A Tribute to an Ice Age Relic

Recently I made the annual trip to see what may be my favorite plant – the Kentucky Lady Slipper (Cypripedium kentuckiense).  This year I was joined by my friends… 455 more words


Ready, Set, Let's ROLL!

Almost ready, getting set so we can ROLL down the road to the oldest town in Texas to set up the Jewelry Box–

shoppers will be ready for us Friday morning! 37 more words

April 2017 on the Farm

We are having a lovely spring with a long period of cool weather.  We still have lots of butterflies around, the dewberries are already ripening, and a few… 509 more words

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