Friday, September 21, 2018

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We Need Each Other

By Arcticulates, published on Aug 25, 2010

I witnessed something that warmed my heart and at the same time made me aware of an extremely important thing that I never really thought about before. Let me start by setting the scene: I live in United States and my dad is retired from the Armed Services. He called me around 9 pm just recently telling me that my mom was extremely ill and needed to go to the emergency room on the Army base, and she wanted me with her. I of course dropped everything so that I could be by her side.

When we got to the emergency room, it was near midnight. As we sat in the waiting room and me being a... (more)


No Insects in The House!

By Arcticulates, published on Aug 14, 2010

Summer time is the best time for hunting! Hunting insects that is... according to the children 10 years old and under, who hang around my house all summer.

The thick freshly cut green grass is a tempting draw to the mighty bug hunters. They can't wait to finish breakfast so they can race outside and find all the hidden treasures living in the sweet smelling blades. It's worth the risk of scraped knees to crawl around and find the things that jump high and far, and others that are long and fuzzy and tickle your hand when you hold them. And who can resist the challenge of escaping a sting... (more)

Tags: insects, grandchildren, grasshoppers, caterpillars, bees

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