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Samoa: Fish-Watching

Posted by on Oct 29, 2018 in Unmowed Blog | 1 comment

Samoa: Fish-Watching

Coral reef fish are the craziest, gaudiest, most unlikely colors, like a kid run wild with a paintbox. Splashes of lemon, stripes of neon blue, turquoise, and the hottest of hot pink. Each fish is a work of art that’s looking you right in the eye.

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Why I Love Halloween

Posted by on Oct 8, 2018 in Unmowed Blog | 1 comment

Why I Love Halloween

Halloween. The fading of summer, the rising cold, the early darkness–plainly it’s time to start thinking about how to avoid evil and bad luck.

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Chicory: Blue Beauty

Posted by on Aug 5, 2018 in Unmowed Blog | 2 comments

Chicory: Blue Beauty

The color of chicory flowers is the pure clear blue of a June sky or a bluebird feather.

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Summer Solstice: Coming to a Horizon Near You

Posted by on Jun 20, 2018 in Unmowed Blog | 0 comments

Summer Solstice: Coming to a Horizon Near You

This year, the summer solstice falls on Thursday, 21, at 6:07 a.m. Set your alarm.

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June 30–Protest Family Separation

Posted by on Jun 20, 2018 in Unmowed Blog | 0 comments

June 30–Protest Family Separation

That picture of a crying child couldn’t be taken in America. We don’t do that.

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Some Like It Cold

Posted by on Jun 16, 2018 in environment, Unmowed Blog | 0 comments

Some Like It Cold

As we say a merry farewell and good riddance to winter, let’s take a moment to be thankful for the gift of cold.

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