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I just wanted to share some information with you all. It appears that I am allergic to mosquito bites. When I am bitten it swells up, and I was very severely bitten in Koh Phangan. 183 more words


Blood suckers

As I may have mentioned previously, ok numerous times, summer is nearing the end. Thank goodness. Spending extra time with my family and friends these past few weeks had me thinking- I’m sure glad those blood suckers will be gone soon. 301 more words


This Too Shall Pass

This summer, the lawns and gardens have been very parched and even a bit crispy in spots. Many people, of course, grumbled about it, while others simply pulled out the watering hoses and listened to the sighs of relief from the roots. 67 more words

Our Natural World

Manmade Triggers Behind the Zika Virus

by Katy Schaefer

It seems that every year has its own health crisis. In the past ten years, we have seen panic from SARS, Mad Cow Disease, Bird and Swine Flu just to name a few.This year seems to be the year of the Zika Virus. 1,116 more words

Climate Change

Zika Mosquitos (or Godalming's Doubt)

Maneater larvae

Of foul Summer’s dog days swim

Waters of the sweet



Deep Thoughts From the 2016 Summer Olympic Games

Besides the super-human performances, the world-record-breaking finishes and the crazy intense tracking of mosquitos and water in Rio de Janeiro at the Summer Olympics, I found myself asking the following questions. 274 more words


Family Ties

Current Soundtrack 🎶- The theme song from General Hospital

I safely made it to Indianapolis. I have 23 hour stay in here before It’s off to Philadelphia, Brussels, Ghana and finally Togo. 267 more words