Tag: Earth

How to Grow More Vegetables I

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I’m eight years old again. My mother has planned a huge birthday party for me, with cake and balloons and all my friends from school. (No, no clowns, or jugglers or face painters, but it didn’t take much to please…

Immortal, invincible

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OK, so the hymn actually goes “Immortal invisible” but “invincible” was the word that came to mind when I saw this… Yeah, that would be a tree, a ‘princess’ tree, to be precise–“also known as the ’empress’ tree, pawlonia tomentosa,”…

Here’s a thought–get your hands dirty…

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Lately on Facebook, status updates from friends who are playing FarmVille have become as ubiquitous as Mafia Wars updates were back in the summer. I’ve been mildly curious–not enough so to check the game out. Mostly I just click past…

I Brake for Butterflies

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This week I realized that I have had no vacation this summer–it’s been work, work, work, except for the times I’ve carved out to play on this blog. And while I like work, and lord knows I need to work–hard…