Take to the Hills! is a Douglas, Arizona based project that collects clothing, food, water, blankets, building supplies, medical supplies, school supplies and other items then delivers them directly to communities in the Sierra Madres, Sierra Alta, Rio Sonora and other regions of northern Mexico.
1214 11 Street
Douglas, Az. 85607
(520) 236-4675 Cellular
Purple Mountain Institute
Animal-facilitated programs offered to at-risk youth, veterans, and developmentally disabled participants include Hiking with Goats, Hoods in the Woods, and Horse Sense.
It's almost that time of year again. In some parts of the US, it already is. So I just wanted to share.
Natural Insect Repellent Plants And Pesticides
Mosquito Repellent Plants
Have you heard about the large cattail punk rods that grow in wetland areas. They look like two foot incense sticks, You dry them out and light them. They burn and smolder. A natural way to keep the mosquitos away. The kids next door to me used to gather them. But maybe you can find them at a farmer's market too.
We were discussing these on a diary a couple of weeks ago. One diarist called them punk rods. You were correct!
Cattail Punks Typha Latifolia
Another really good thing is, Electronic Pest Repellers
Electronic Pest Repellers Wikipedia
Don't use electronic pest repellers if you have pets. It could cause irreversible damage to their nervous system and damage their hearing among other things.
Some Good Quotes, I've Collected.
No man's error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it. Thomas Hobbs
Revolutions go not backward. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other. Euripides
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Be The Change You Want To See In The World!
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get. Confucius
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means. George Bernard Shaw
Friendship is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything. Muhammad Ali
Love Conquers All. Virgil