Category Archives: permaculture

Thoughts from the Redwoods

A tree falls to the ground in the forest and right away as the compassionate species we are we quickly try to find solutions to fix the problem. We want to do something because hey, “It has fallen”. Tree’s have … Continue reading

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Don’t try to race the Cycles of Nature

With New Years Day coming up in just hours I am sure that most of us are thinking the same thoughts about getting back on the horse and start to shed some winter weight. We will start making better choices … Continue reading

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Legalization of Marijuana and Opportunities

With this new position I have been given the opportunity to work in one of the area’s where I can capitalize on is that of Marijuana. It’s funny, but I always associated the word Marijuana with something illegal, but now … Continue reading

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1000 Posts on SimpleLivingOver50

I just noticed this morning that I received a notification yesterday that I have published 1000 posts on SimpleLivingOver50. Wow! Where has the time gone. I suppose that I have been doing a lot of writing over the past couple … Continue reading

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What do you call a cow that just had a baby?

De CALF inated………………………………. I know, I know, it’s udderly ridiculous. LOL

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Remembering the Day

Fourteen years ago today I remember it was my day off and I had to go to the pharmacy to pick up medication for my child. I waited in line to get up to the counter where I could let … Continue reading

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Labor Day in America

Today is Labor day and I am off. Sharon has to work to avoid the company taking her PTO time and my company will take 8 hours of the overtime I accrue in this pay period. When did this start … Continue reading

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Subway Fresh

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And Yet Another Garden Update

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My Medicine, “Locally Grown Vegetables”

It was a total surprise to me that my high glucose numbers dropped so low this morning. It may be a sign that I am finally getting better and winning the war on this foreign invader that has been living … Continue reading

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