Why Shark Finning Bans Aren't Keeping Sharks Off The Plate (Yet) - Fewer shark fins are being imported into Hong Kong, the epicenter of shark-fin soup, a culinary delicacy. But while the trade in shark fins may be down, th...
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|Turns out daffodils and blue muscari are top of the list for the Gardening Nephews. I try to explain how they are bulbs and will have to be planted in the late fall. " In winter?' they are incredulous. "No, fall," I repeat. "Aunt 'Chelle, what is this fall? We have summer and winter!" Hmmm... a bit of wisdom there, I think.|
|Image of a blueprint from a mechanical device created by my sister. ( Don't ask me what it is, she does do a lot of work on braking systems for Caterpillar.)|
|Photo: Chicagobotanic.org of Linnaeus|