Category Archives: Green Gables

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Good News on Environmental Plastics

HAPPY NEW YEAR! WOW. I can't get it together. There is so much happening. There is so much going on, including the election.…
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Material World / Plant World

As usual. I am writing this a month ahead so at the moment I am in the throes of turning my place into…
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Lets Talk About Fabulous Fungi, Wetlands and ID apps

It’s sum sum sum summer time!!! I’m writing this mid June and the mango season is fabulous. I’m picking up 7-8 mangoes every…
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Do Something With Your Yard

I went out my side door just now to turn on the hose to water the roses and I got a surround of…
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Wonders of Nature

How can it be October! The year just raced by. As I write this Sept 12, we’ve been extremely lucky with the weather.…
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September Events

DARN!! It's September and I like summer! I guess we are good until daylight savings time goes away and its starts getting dark…
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Energy Efficiency and More…

I’m writing this a week after Memorial Day and we just had our first rain (luckily not wind) event of the season—13 inches…
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Conversations about Education and an Ecological Oasis

You know I am convinced that a lot of the answer to global warming is education. I was at my dentists today and…
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A Big Shout Out to the City Of Coral Gables and its Mayor

I’m writing this at the beginning of March—it is such a lovely time of year!! This year the mango tree is just covered…
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Connect to Protect

I do like living in South Florida!! It’s early February and I step out into my yard and I see an orchid plant…
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