Shrew and Snail

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

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October 2009

Travel

Vote!

Yesterday I went to Matagorda County for some work stuff, and took a detour to the beach there. It was very peaceful (other than people driving on the beach, which annoys me!). I picked up some neat shells and walked a long way. Which brings me to today’s soap box…. There is an  ...

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Travel

Bastrop State Park

This weekend, the weather was so gorgeous it was almost surreal.  I felt guilty staying indoors.  We got our chores done Sunday morning, and headed to Bastrop State Park in the afternoon.  The trail map is awesome, and the trails are well-marked.  We found a route that was about the right  ...

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Gardening

Is the drought over?

Because I can bring myself to look at the garden again.  Everything bloomed when the rain returned, making the pollinators very happy. I picked the satsuma that has been on the tree for almost a year. It was pretty tasty. I don’t think they are supposed to be green, but it was. Hopefully  ...

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