Monthly Archives: February 2011

Oh Deer!

Wildlife abounds in Texas, even in housing additions and developed areas. A friend lives in an area of Austin, Texas where the deer are boldly moving among the houses in her area both day and night. They are unafraid of humans and … Continue reading

Posted in Austin Texas, Bastrop County Texas, Herb Farm, Smithville Texas, Something new...to me, Texas, Texas Tales, Texas Wildlife, The constant is change, The Purple Gate Herb Farm | 4 Comments

Unexpected delays

Sorry for my recent absence. The weather here in South Central Texas turned very cold. Not a new thing in this part of the country where vast changes of temperature is referred to as “A blue norther”.  In the space … Continue reading

Posted in Bastrop County Texas, Blogging, Herb Farm, Smithville Texas, Texas, The Purple Gate Herb Farm | 4 Comments

History repeating

Jack of all trades….. I grew up in Alaska when it was a Territory of the United States. Alaska was considered a “frontier” by many at that time. To me it seemed that everyone around me had many jobs. People … Continue reading

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