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Homemade Cornbread

We’ve almost always grown our own corn. Most of the time sweet corn, and sometimes field corn. The sweet corn is what we eat exclusively now, as it needs almost no seasoning. 676 more words

Home Grown Foods

Outdoor cooling system on trial at zoo

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

If a visit to the Singapore Zoo has been a hot and humid affair for you, here’s some good news: There are plans to install a new outdoor cooling system in some areas of the park, which could cool air to 24 deg C. 471 more words

Current Affairs


I went for a walk during the hottest part of the day. As I was walking, I had a bit of a sensory flashback to my elementary school days in Mississippi. 570 more words

The secrets of Nottingham’s sustainability success

This blog was written for the Environment Journal in August 2016. 
You can read it here.

Nottingham is earning a reputation for being a city with sustainability at its heart.

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Blaugust 25: Yes, It IS Too Hot

Recently, it’s started to cool off a little bit. That would tend to happen in the later part of summer, right? Seems logical? I couldn’t say. 176 more words


Rebirth in the Heat

The heat wave is impending
Surely, inevitably, I suppose
It’s exhausting, the thought of it,
Its dominion
Its sway
The Sun, though, is the real culprit… 103 more words