Category Archives: environment

A Contemplative Life = Ruminating Never Goes Anywhere

Three Photos of Autumn that I took this week. The streets of the Inner City are dressed up in the reds, yellows and oranges like a festival before the snows. Continue reading

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Lights Out” for Bird Migration = Cornell University – Video

The Ornithology Department has bird cast alerts about whether migration is high medium or low in your area of the United States. Continue reading

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Easy Lemon Blueberry Muffins = A Day of Conversations in the Garden – Poetry

I found a recipe for Lemon and Blueberry Muffins. It appealed to me because it was made with oil and less sugar than other recipes that I have made.
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A Bit of A Pickle = Stress Relief Cooking and Making Food to Give Away

Another pie, another pickle of cucumber, beets and hot pickled green beans; a filled puff pastry with kale, ricotta, smoked turkey; apple pie with apples from the farmers market; date cake; turkey chili. My senses are overwhelmed. I’ve worked through … Continue reading

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Holland = West Friesland Farmers Sell Direct to The Public | Minnesota = Linden Hills Farmer’s Products to order – Two Solutions to Selling Farm Fresh Foods in the Time of Covid

This youtube video is about the farmers of North Friesland Holland, The Netherlands who have a unique approach to selling their products directly to the public during the time of Covid. Here is a glimpse into Dutch rural life and … Continue reading

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