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Spartan Virginia Super at Wintergreen 2015: Race Review and Personal Reflections

It’s taken me four days to recover from this year’s Spartan Virginia Super at Wintergreen 2015. This was not a race for the light of heart or the heavy of foot. 1,737 more words


Essential Oils Studied For Anti-Inflammatory Properties

Anti-Infectious means an agent that alleviates inflammation.

Basil Essential Oil
Basil is cooling to the skin, and can be used to soothe minor irritations. When diffused, Basil helps promote clear breathing, and healthy respiratory function while sharpening focus, and lessening stress. 522 more words

Essential Oil Information

Cult Comic Essentials: Deathstroke The Terminator - Volume 1: Assassins

In these tales from DEATHSTROKE THE TERMINATOR #1-9 and THE NEW TITANS #70, Deathstroke hunts for the man who tried to kill his ex-wife – the man called the Ravager. 31 more words


Report: Flora, Fauna, Music

Although, unlike the kids in my neighborhood, I am not going back to school tomorrow, I felt the need to write a report on how I spent my summer. 978 more words


Star Pyrola

Also known as Wood Nymph, these little guys are really sweet. Found them on the trail to Ypsilon, and in woods on the Fall River Road.


Wintergreen, the 3-leaved plant pictured here

Wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens

Family: Ericaceae, the Heath Family

Description: Native evergreen shrub 5-20cm tall. Leaves shiny and leathery. 485 more words

Natural History

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