Category: Planet Saver Tip of the Day

Gallimauphry

A great old French word that I picked up many years ago when I was active in the Society for Creative Anachronism. It means “a jumble or hodgepodge”. Which is kind of what today’s post is. SOFTWARE THAT I USE to keep things moving and, with luck organized. […]

Friday Features- I’m Invited!

This will be the last one until probably October since we are approaching the final countdown to departure for Mongolia on the 24th. However, I’ve just gotten a letter informing me that I am invited to participate in the 2009 Marin Art Festival and bypass the jurying process! […]

Friday Features

BACKYARD BIRD LIST Six or so red crossbills are still showing up most days. There was a group of fox sparrows last weekend. Our hummingbird-friendly plants are really starting to bloom. I was sitting here at my desk and look who showed up outside my french doors? I […]

Friday Features

Think I’ll start a couple of quick Friday Features: OUR OWN BACKYARD BIRD SIGHTINGS: Current regulars: American Goldfinches, Least Goldfinches, Steller’s jays, ravens, crows, house sparrows Semi-regular visitors: one pair Black-headed grosbeaks, an osprey (!), a great blue heron (we have a large pond), a red-shouldered hawk, barn […]