Judy’s Report on the Chicago Women’s March

Let’s take a break from our usual topics for some current events. Today Judy went to the Chicago Women’s March, which (with all the other marches that took place today) seems to have provided a much-needed morale boost for those of us not… Read More

A Grass Roots Effort?

Sometimes I get emails that look interesting enough not to delete right away, but also not interesting enough to actually open and read.  I might get around to reading them weeks later. For example, at the beginning of August I got an… Read More

The Five Worst Plant Names in the Universe

There are days when I ponder the deeper questions: Why is there evil in the world? Why is it that in our house 1-2 of my socks lose their mates in the laundry every single week (and I’m the one who does… Read More