Tomorrow's Election

I am Canadian. I love being Canadian, and I harbour no secret, unadmitted desire to be anything other than Canadian. ...more

Vote For Your Choice Among The Presidential Candidates

Are you nervous about the Presidential election on November 6? Can't wait for it to be over so everyone can take a deep breath and stop fighting? In just a few days, we'll resolve one of the most contentious presidential campaigns I can recall in decades. This week, the BlogHer opinion poll gives our community the chance to do a practice vote before you go to the polls for the real thing....more
Everyone should get out and vote. Never let anyone tell you your vote doesn't count because of ...more

Farm Politics: It Takes All Kinds.

 It Takes All Kinds. And here at Infinity Farm, we have all kinds. In fact, we have inter-species chaos....more

The future of politics

My oldest son is voting in his first Presidental election this year.  This got me thinking about how much his generation has seen during the last twenty years.  Most of them were in elementary school when September 11th occurred.  They've seen a depression recover, a housing and stock market crash, politicians both succeed in diplomatic relations and fall due to ethical standards.  They've seen the good, the bad, the neutral, and the life-changing.  With their votes making up a large population this year, I can't help but wonder how they will decide the nex...more

Paint Your Wagon!

Growing up in Eastern Oregon, within sight of wagon ruts left behind by thousands of emigrants searching for the American Dream more than a century ago, I developed a great reverence for the women who came west on wagon trains. ...more

New 7 Wonders of Nature - Cast Your Vote

The mission of The New7Wonders Foundation, founded by Swiss-born Canadian Bernard Weber, has the express aim of documenting, maintaining, restoring and reconstructing world heritage under the motto: “OUR HERITAGE IS OUR FUTURE.”...more
@TheSucculentWife It deserves it! Such a beautiful spot!more

The Contest Is Live!!!

The Contest Is Live!!! Good morning, everybody!!The BHG Live Better State Cookie Contest is live!!!  Votes will be accepted daily between today and July 27th.  You can vote once a day, every day!!  Please lend your support and vote for Vermont!!  Here is the link to vote:...more

YOU Can Save My Sanity AND Help 2 Families!! Wanna Know How?

As many of you already know, I am a sweepstakes junkie! I save bottle caps and UPC codes. I will dumpster dive during McDonalds MonopolyGame and buy products that have instant win game pieces inside. Over the years I have won some nice things, however, I have had to cut backdramatically on my sweepstakes because of my Fibromyalgia. You see, I can't sit for long perios of time without pain....more

Love the camera, love me

I have to admit that I have been a bit camera shy the past year and a half or so. Well, maybe I've always been a little camera shy (except when I was living in Russia and going through Europe, then I wanted all the pictures of me the camera could handle). But here on this blog I'm embarrassed that most of the pictures I use are old. Including all the profile pictures I have up....more