Not as fearful a word as it was prior to the last one which, while hogging the news feeds for some time, really didn’t kill much of the world’s population. 371 people have died from H5N1 since 2003.
But that might change.
H7N9 has taken the path that most new bugs do, which is [...]
Another write-up from a contributing friend. I searched to see what the source is, and found this article spread out over the net quite widely.
A Simple Pineapple – MUST Read
The pineapple is a member of the bromeliad family. It is extremely rare that bromeliads produce edible fruit. The pineapple is the only available [...]
A pal of mine sent me a short note on agave nectar. I shared the info with my wife, who is responsible for researching nutritional issues for the family. She says her research confirms this. Here is what he wrote.
“Agave nectar (also called agave syrup) is a sweetener commercially produced from several species of [...]
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Here’s a great article on staying cool without A/C. It includes a ton of tips with room to improvise for your own situation.
Maybe you noticed, maybe you didn’t, but we now have a store for a few things. We opted to go with the Amazon setup for ease of use. Up front, we’ll tell you that some of the proceeds go to supporting this site, but not all. A good deal of what is in the store [...]
I was out West with the better half, recharging our batteries. We had a refreshing time walking the shores and experiencing that peace we find on the sands, watching the sun go down, and listening to the waves at night.
But now we’re back, and some work has lined up for us. This last week, [...]