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My Pesticides

When I was a teen, my mom would take me to Smithsonian lectures on wolves, raptors, bees, bats, etc. After attending a lecture on bats, we apparently had an “in” with the speaker as I found myself at the “after-party” dinner with him (I use … Continue reading

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Extreme Bees

I got myself a beehive this spring.  So far, so good!  This is a pic of my bees’ version of air-conditioning… Having bees is fun and interesting.  I love watching their progress as they fill their ever-expanding hive with honey and … Continue reading

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Lawns: Friend or Foe?

In an effort to find people who fit our culture here at MOM’s, we just got done writing a very cool employment ad.  Among various traits, we’re looking for people who “don’t understand why people care so much about their … Continue reading

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Eco Obsession

As I read Dan’s post on the MOM’s blog, it got me to thinking of how being a devout eco-warrior can become an obsession. One of the things that I am TOTALLY obsessive about is loading the dishwasher for maximum … Continue reading

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