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Environmentalism Grows Up
Today's environmentalists are using a more cooperative approach to see a cleaner planet. Maybe you saw the video of a teacher blowing up her students who dont volunteer to participate in carbon reduc...
11/26/13 at 3:38 PM
Young Children: Homeschooling Them is FUN
Last week we talked about Homeschooling Young Children, and this week, we're going to bullet point some easy, fun, doable learning ideas that you can incorporate into your schooling day, and indeed,...
8/29/13 at 2:34 PM Your Lawn and Your Life 4/29/13 at 6:20 PM
Harvesting Rainwater & Harnessing Wind 4/22/13 at 5:32 PM
Maple Rapids Road Bridge lost to Mother Nature
Neglect and Mother Nature brought this bridge down last week If there was a word that should be added to the historic preservation glossary, it would be Neglect. A process of ignoring the needs of ...
4/11/13 at 10:37 AM Bear Tavern Bridge and the Washington Victory Trail gone- or is it? 9/20/12 at 1:08 PM
Letting Go, Letting Life
The trek was over. I got back to Zhuhai, my home in China for the past eleven months. But though I was done trekking, I wasn't through with traveling: I had 48 left in China to ready for a long journ...
10/6/12 at 8:21 AM Wild Monkeys 9/22/12 at 6:53 AM
Writing a column is like preparing dinner; sometimes you make a nice Sunday dinner and sometimes you heat up leftovers. You are getting the latter this week. Pet Dander I heard a recent study...
6/23/12 at 7:27 AM
faith fridays: 'a tiny whispering sound'
In the first Book of Kings, read a few weeks ago at Mass (9: 91, 11-13a), we were reminded of a time Elijah was at the Mountain of God, Horeb, standing before a cave where he'd come to find shelter. W...
8/18/11 at 11:00 PM mama mondays: when you gotta go... 6/27/10 at 4:44 PM
i couldn't have said it better 3/22/09 at 4:12 PM
I am amazed that a one hour stop en route to a meeting in Duluth at Jay Cooke State Park in northern Minnesota keeps generating thinks day after day. As I viewed the pictures in the slideshow again fr...
8/14/11 at 8:20 PM
Sea of White
Sinking in over a foot of snow (if not more) and being tranformed from a living fuctional unit into a statue made of ice, winter in Minnesota can best be described as an odessy in itself. Fighting t...
1/11/11 at 5:49 PM
The Oddities of Human Nature
As a general rule, I don’t approve of e-mail forwards. I get particularly tired of the ones that threaten dire consequences if you don’t immediately forward it on to 10 of your closest fri...
6/10/10 at 3:08 AM
Super Healthy Chili
It would be a safe bet to assume most people who are hosting a Super Bowl party will have chili on the menu. And you can be sure that no two of them will be exactly alike. That's the wa...
1/27/10 at 4:25 AM
The Nature Hike went well, the weather was not cooperative..it was mostly a misty rain. We took an umbrella, just in case someone wanted to use it. I am not sweet enough to melt in a little rain. We h...
8/9/09 at 4:49 AM