Monthly Archives: April 2008

Improve Your Diet

According to this article, these are the ten ‘best foods you aren’t eating,’ and apparently these are particularly good for men: Beets-I love them. But I eat them pickled and according to the article, I should have them raw, perhaps grated into a salad. Cabbage: I had no ideas most Americans did not eat cabbage. […]

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CM Carnival

Getting organized, using the KJV, something called the ‘Green Hour,” microscopes, short lessons, dandelions, narration, and more- all at the Charlotte Mason Carnival. Very interesting posts linked there. Check it out.

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Texas Foster Care

Financial problems and understaffing plague Texas CPS: CPS spokesman Patrick Crimmins said not all the workers given that task will be conservatorship caseworkers, whose caseloads already are more than twice the national average, according to Ms. McClure. Because of the added burdens, Mr. Crimmins said CPS is preparing to ask state leaders for more money. […]

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Answers to Mystery Quiz

Can you name the creators of the following (first colemn is fictional character, second column is the author): Philip Trent- E. H. BentleyNigel Strangeways Cecil Day LewisRichard Hannay – John BuchanPhilip Marlowe- Raymond ChandlerFather Brown– G. K. ChestertonChief Inspector Morse- Colin DexterSherlock Holmes– Sir Arthur Conan DoyleJames Bond- Ian FlemingLord Peter Wimsey- Dorothy L. SayersJules Maigret- […]

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Today’s Updates on FLDS

Scroll Down for Updates A Texas Lawyer weighs in: This website does not endorse the right of the FLDS to practice polygamy or the practice of its older members “spiritually” marrying young girls. But three out of four children removed from the YFZ ranch were four years of age or younger. The State of Texas […]

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