Posts by Anita

Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Real Little House

Posted by on Jun 28, 2019 in Unmowed Blog | 2 comments

Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Real Little House

It’s a long drive to Independence, Kansas, across the flat prairie. But what’s a few hours in an air-conditioned car? It took Laura Ingalls Wilder a lot longer to make the journey in a covered wagon.

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Summer Solstice: Coming To A Sky Near You

Posted by on Jun 21, 2019 in Unmowed Blog | 0 comments

Summer Solstice: Coming To A Sky Near You

A holiday for everyone, all welcome, no religion necessary. It’s just about the planet we all live on, tilting to and fro on its long journey around the sun.

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Is A Tomato A Fruit or a Vegetable?

Posted by on Mar 23, 2019 in Unmowed Blog | 0 comments

Is A Tomato A Fruit or a Vegetable?

A hotly debated question: what, in fact, is a tomato? A sweet fruit or a savory vegetable? The answer depends on whether you’re a botanist or a chef.

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Edgar Allan Poe: A Cottage in the Woods

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 in Unmowed Authors, Unmowed Blog | 2 comments

Edgar Allan Poe: A Cottage in the Woods

It wasn’t exactly a romantic Kingdom by the Sea, but it was in this quiet cottage that Edgar Allan Poe wrote one of his greatest poems.

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Red Orange Yellow Day

Posted by on Jan 21, 2019 in winter | 1 comment

Red Orange Yellow Day

We’re just another species of mammal, trying to get through the winter. We tunnel through the snow and darkness as best we can. like the gray squirrels and the deer.

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