Today is National Public Lands Day and there are activities around the country that will help you participate in you public land near you.
Try the National Environmental Education Asso.'s site with its interactive map.
"What mattered to my father (Edward Kennedy) was not the scale of an accomplishment, but that we did our share to make the world better," Kara Kennedy.
Kara Kennedy died today. I know this because of an NPR headline that I saw my iGoogle page. Were it not for that fact I would not have become aware of that quote. It is a quote that struck me and that inspired me to type up this brief post.
When we undertake…
Added by beth chase on September 17, 2011 at 1:51pm — No Comments
This has been a tough year for weather. Here in Texas we are experiencing the worst drought in the state’s history. In the coastal bend of Texas the temperatures have routinely been in the high 90′s and in other places of the state the temperatures have topped 100 for many, many days. With weather like that everyone and everything suffers. Today it is hot enough that I feel like I could bake cookies on the sidewalk. I have no desire…Continue
Added by beth chase on September 3, 2011 at 4:25pm — No Comments