Back From class-fairy shrimp of California

Just Got Back From a Class on the fairy shrimp of California I got back from California and was very happy with my very small class. The class is studying the fairy shrimp of California. Everyone learned to identify the fairy shrimp of California and had a good time.  They worked hard and stuck to […]

Headed For California in a Few Days

Headed For California in a Few Days I am going to be going to California in a few days to teach a fairy shrimp identification class.  I will be giving biologists information on how to tell the 27 species apart.  Twenty five are know for the state and 2 are most likely in the Colorado […]

Fabulous Meals and Fun in Gruene Texas

Fabulous Meals and Fun in Gruene Texas This is the Gristmill Restaurant in Gruene, Texas.  This is a corner of New Braunfels that is an original old settlement and a number of the buildings date back to the German settlement of the area.  Fabulous meals are the norm here. This restaurant has on menu items […]

Love to Camp and Fish

Love to Camp and Fish I love to camp and I have done a lot of fishing in the past.  My mother, father, sister and I used to go down to the Texas Gulf Coast at Port Aransas and camp on the beach. We would sometimes just fish off of the pier.  Then we started staying […]

Chores Do Have to Get Done

Chores Do Have to Get Done Today I was out cleaning out the horse barn. I put round bales of hay in and she eats on it for about a month and then there is a big mess of manure and left over hay that has to come out before the next bale can got […]

A Day Can Be Very Sad and Full of Joy

A Day Can Be Very Sad and Full of Joy I just saw a news article that said that Zuzu Vert from Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas has been found.  She went missing in October of 2016.  Her boyfriend has been arrested on obstruction of justus charges along with other charges and he […]