Monthly Archives: July 2013

Extreme Gardening – Nebraska Edition

You have to be a special kind of person to garden in the Great Plains; stubborn yet flexible, optimistic but cautious. The weather changes rapidly and oscillates between extremes. Wind, heat, frost, critters, weeds, and my own ambitious tendencies make … Continue reading

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“Irish Scenery” Photo Friday July 19, 2013

A few photos from our recent family trip to Ireland. This first one is a display of Viking-era swords at the national history/archaeological museum in Dublin. One of the things that made Ireland so amazing for me was the sense … Continue reading

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The Grand Canal In Dublin, Ireland. Wordless Wednesday July 10, 2013

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Adventures in Irish GPS

First, an apology. The month of June escaped without a single blog post, largely due to my presence at baseball games for many hours on most June nights. In addition, the last week of June was occupied with our family … Continue reading

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