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Missionary In Bolivia Returning Home For Pittsburgh Marathon

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Jeff Sved is a man on a mission. A missionary, in fact, working in the prisons of Bolivia. He ministers to societal outcasts in one of the poorest countries in South America. 281 more words


Our song. ( Poem)

Some couples have “their song.” In the movies, lovers swoon, turn sentimental when it comes on a jukebox. Now, spouses make it their ring tones.   166 more words

Return to Normalcy

Much Like America in the 1920’s, what I need over the next month is a return to normalcy, however much I hate to use a republican campaign slogan. 907 more words

Guide Days

Of Beasties

Our Little Hermitage has become a haven for birds, squirrels and we think an opossum. This delights us to know end.

That says it all!

Good night


VIDEO: Biking Up The Mt. Washington Auto Road in the WINTER

Famously known for having “the world’s worst weather”, biking up Mt. Washington in the winter presents a unique set of challenges.  Tim Johnson took those challenges head on when he rode his modified fatbike up the 7.2 mile stretch with a 4,285 elevation gain in -19 degree temps and 39mph gusts. 20 more words

Growing milkweed for monarchs

Article from www.ourhabitatgarden.org

One of the keys to having monarchs—for their survival now and in the future—is having lots of milkweed. Because of modern changes, such as suburbanization and Roundup-Ready crops, there’s a lot less milkweed than there was in the past. 1,707 more words


Because You Never Know

Exposed, just beyond the tree line, during a polar chill, somewhere atop the Lion’s Head Formation, in a roaring wind, casing-out bleak definitions in a white, swirling eddy of snow-cloud, churning around the veiled summit of Mt. 4,107 more words