Category Archives: Hobbies & General Interest

More good news – wild life edition

NBC NEWS A bald eagle took down a government drone in Michigan, state officials said Thursday. The bird of prey attacked the Phantom 4 Pro Advanced quodcopter drone about 162 feet in the sky on July 21, “tearing off a … Continue reading

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Status update, pandemic edition – How are things in your neck of the woods?

I hope this doesn’t bore you too much, but this is a detailed account of my current situation as I shelter in place during the Coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 is continuing to make inroads in Michigan; cases up to 20,346, death … Continue reading

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Rise & Shine – she’s right, you know

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Cooking from your pantry

While most of us probably have plenty of food in the house right now, we can’t be confident that the situation will be the same in a couple of weeks. Our grandparents and great grandparents knew more about making something … Continue reading

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Fast-Growing Food Options | Growing food to feed your family

One of my favorite YouTube channels. It’s Spring, and time to think about growing a garden. You’re home right? If you are able and have time, growing food is good for you and your family. You can grow something almost … Continue reading

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Cleaning Expert Teaches You How to Disinfect Your Home

Good tips!

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Some good advice – Light In The Darkness

A couple and their four sons who, just a couple of years ago, were engaged in the rat race in southern California. Now they bought property and are setting up their homestead in North Carolina.

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Shopping during the pandemic

You all have seen the photos, or experienced this yourself: I am a person who doesn’t shop in person. I either order from a service like Amazon or Walmart, and I have my groceries delivered to my porch by a … Continue reading

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Happy Pi Day! The history of pi dates back to the ancient Babylonians and Egyptians. Babylonians estimated pi as 3.125, and the Egyptians approximated pi to be 3.1605. However, it was the Greek mathematician Archimedes that calculated pi to be between 223/71 … Continue reading

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In case you were wondering … 10 plants you can grow that make GREAT toilet paper substitutes!

I have grown Lamb’s Ear, and it would work great.

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