Shrew and Snail

Curiosity cabinet of books, animals, and art and kitchen experiments

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April 2009

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Off to Houston

I am off to Houston for work/birding/family stuff. I’m still not packed! Spring migration on the coast is my favorite kind of birding, though this year it will be sad to see all of the Hurricane Ike destruction. I normally go to Galveston, Bolivar, and High Island. This year I believe  ...

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Gardening

The new bed is working out

I’m relieved that the new bed actually seems happy.  The solarizing then adding soil really worked well back there, and I intend to use it again.  Right now I am working on another grass removal experiment in the back yard, in a spot where the dogs have already killed most of the grass.   ...

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