The stream has shrunk and quieted as I reach the forks. I am close to its origins now. Another side stream leads past the abandoned home of our deceased neighbor, Margaret, and the parking lot my husband Bruce built for our hunters, and it seeps from the hillside across from the lot..
Scientists have proven that chipmunks are true hibernators by surgically implanting temperature sensitive radio transmitters in them. When chipmunks are in a torpid state, their normal 60+ breaths a minute decline to less than 20 breaths and their usual body temperature of between 96 to 106 degrees F. Falls to between 42 degrees to 45 degrees F.
Rub berries between your hands into the water. Strain the liquid through a coffee filter to remove the fine hairs. Sweeten to taste and serve well chilled.. As a kid I would study the major league batting averages in the Sunday paper more assiduously than any school subject, and I kept box scores of the games our neighborhood team played. Sometimes I devised imaginary box scores too. I know what you thinking: he must have been a lonely child.
Lions at Investors Group Field. Kickoff goes at 7:30. Matt says he completely healed but he will be wearing a knee brace, something he has never had to do. Take our survey and let us know.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
Plants of San Luis Obispo: Their Lives and StoriesThis new book in my collection focuses on the native plants that grow in San Luis Obispo County where I live, but many of the plants are found in other parts of California and even in other states. It has color illustrations of the most common plants, along with some information on how to identify them. It will tell you if a plant is poisonous, and maybe if the plant is also edible.
It was a beautiful day! Slightly overcast, but clear skies and not too hot. There was a cool ocean breeze and the sun came out. I forgot my beach chair in the car, but had a towel in my backpack that I spread out on the sand berm to make a place to sit..