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So the guys are here trimming the tree and I am trying very hard not to be too anxious about the whole thing. I mean, this is a gorgeous tree that is hearty and sturdy and gives me lots of shade; it’s been around at least 20 years and I really… 110 more words


Meet Hillary Clinton’s running mate: Virginia senator Tim Kaine

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has announced Tim Kaine as her running mate, via a text message to her supporters on Friday (July 22): 229 more words

So you may remember that about a month ago, I came home to this disaster in my backyard.

Thankfully I have some Stihl tools and cut away most of the small branches. 198 more words


An unarmed black man was shot by US police as he was trying to help an autistic man

Dramatic cellphone video footage broadcast by Miami TV station WSVN shows the moments unarmed caregiver Charles Kinsey was shot by police.

In yet another disturbing case of an unarmed black man being shot by officers in the US, Kinsey is shown in the video lying on the ground with his hands in the air. 276 more words

Got some new, larger prayer flags the other day. These are so awesome, I had to share.


Before & After

This post should have been posted weeks ago. My initial plan was to list it as a Wordless Wednesday piece featuring before and after photos of my Florida garden, courtesy of Google maps. 853 more words

Nitty Gritty Dirt Man