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On the Arts of Peace and the Devices of War

“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.” George Orwell Over the last year, it has come to my attention that, while I have busied myself with the arts of peace, others have been secretly … Continue reading

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Get Your Kids Outside: Reasons for Teaching Young People to Garden

Obvious Mental and Physical Health Benefits   Yes, we should have our children work with us in the garden.  Not only does gardening get kids away from video games, text messaging and social networking, but being outside enables them to get exercise, … Continue reading

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