Monthly Archives: October 2009

Going Green for Greens

Kevin and I are always looking for ways to eat more healthfully, so we recently became members in a CSA called Desert Roots Farm ( CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture—members own “shares” in seasonal crops and receive produce direct … Continue reading

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Born Free: A Gecko Story

It was heart retching to see a baby so emaciated! Last week I happened into the garage and, glancing down, discovered a hatchling Western Banded gecko (scientifically named Coleonyx variegates) stuck in an empty dog bowl and nearly dead from starvation. … Continue reading

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