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Sometimes, when a lady flower, a boy flower, and a bee love each other very much...

I recently finished reading Backyard Giants: The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever, by Susan Warren . It was a co-worker’s recommendation which I thoroughly enjoyed. 530 more words



Estos días he estado pensando largo y tendido y finalmente lo he decidido, voy a sentar la cabeza, voy a dar el gran paso, creo que ha llegado el momento de dejar de disfrazar la realidad y aceptar el paso de los años de manera digna. 739 more words


The Top 10 Stupid Gardening Mistakes I Keep Making

You won’t believe the stupid thing this woman keeps doing!

Just kidding. That’s just in case you want to use this post as a buzzfeed-style listicle and sell 1,000,000 ads to have all around it. 491 more words


Tech Talk: Touring Bicycles 2015 and Luddite Resistance

…In which Skyler dangerously ventures into the hemisphere of the ‘Opinion Piece’…

In our travels of North and South America, we’ve noticed a sort of uniform among the ‘common’ touring cyclist. 1,925 more words


No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. I am not afraid, but the sensation is like being afraid.

-C. S. Lewis


What Collar Do You Wear?

Mrs. DTG and I don’t watch very much TV, but one of the few shows we do watch is Survivor.  It is a fascinating social, physical, and mental game where competitors seek to “Outwit, Outplay, Outlast” one another.  581 more words


Thoughts, Occasional to the Day, and Unsolicited

Indulge me, dear reader, some of my out-loud thinking, taken from my common-place book, where I jot down, in a sort of haze of free-form association and reckless philosophizing, unbound by genre or affiliation, and often indirectly occasioned by the dreary roll of the day’s headlines, my scattered ideas and attempts to corral my thoughts and emotions into something coherent-ish, and, perhaps, of interest to others… 654 more words