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Chuck explained that when the tree fell, he had just gotten up and was getting ready for the afternoon. (He works swing shift.) My neighbor was startled because the boom sounded like a crack of thunder. He looked out of … Continue reading

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Squirrel Appreciation

One of the benefits of having a yard full of trees is that there is always free entertainment from squirrels. The little creatures are the clowns of the rodent family. It’s hard to feel sad when one is watching squirrels. … Continue reading

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Prepare For Arbor Day

If National Arbor Day won’t take place until April 29th, why think about it today? The short answer is this: Since the holiday involves tree planting, one needs to carefully plan what varieties of trees will be planted, how many … Continue reading

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Arbor Day Begins

With the onset of global climate change, massive disregard of the environment, and apathy about the future in some circles, it’s gladdening that there are holidays like Arbor Day.  I especially enjoy the fact that such a future friendly, and … Continue reading

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