Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Happy Texas New Year

2010 is coming to a close. Texas has a wonderful way of greeting neighbors for the year end holidays. It has been an exciting year for us as we moved our herb farm from Burleson to Bastrop county Texas.  I … Continue reading

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Some Say “Texas Is Another Country”

I have lived in various places in Texas since leaving Alaska. In Arlington, Texas I lived in a place my clan Grandfather, a Tlingit Indian from Alaska, would find hard to imagine. Flat, dry, vast lands that see the sun … Continue reading

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High Tech High Jinks

This blogging is fun. I can share some of the funny things happening on my way through Texas. Much of the fast developing technology is so new to me that I have a hard time keeping up. I went over … Continue reading

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A Winter Surprise at The Purple Gate Herb Farm in Caldwell Texas

  Joshua, our grandson was visiting our herb farm in Caldwell, Texas. He rushed in and said, “Grandma, there are three large birds out there by the chicken pens, come and see.” We looked out the window and there were … Continue reading

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Texas Wildlife

I am interested in sharing some of our experiences in Texas on this blog. In the past 16 years of living in the rural area near Caldwell, Texas many  wild Texas creatures have visited the area around Purple Gate Herb … Continue reading

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