Musings

New Books and Movies

February 20, 2011 Musings

I knew Prince Charles was interested in sustainability, architecture, and climate change, and I knew that he was writing a book. I still haven’t read Harmony: A New Way of Looking at the World, but I recently found out that there is a movie by the same title. I can’t wait to see the movie […]

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Costa Rica Developments

July 29, 2010 Musings

From Ecotourism to Megatourism I’ve just returned from a month in Costa Rica. What a trip it was! But do you ever wonder why we turn everything we love about our beautiful natural surroundings into a homogeneous recreational pleasure trove? This small peaceful country has changed considerably from the time I served there as a […]

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Forget about SEO and Trackbacks

February 22, 2010 Musings

If you’ve wondered what’s happened to me, I’ve been taking some much needed time off to get myself centered and rethink a new approach for my blog. My husband and I recently bought a house and it has provided me with so much great material that I’d like to share with my readers. I am […]

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Ted Turner is a Man of Action

June 4, 2009 Biodiversity Conservation

Ted Turner, once known as “the mouth from the south,” may be better known as the man who created the Cable News Network (CNN) or the man who owned the Atlanta Braves from 1976 to 2007. He’s won the America’s Cup and was once married to actress Jane Fonda.  Did you also know that he […]

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Land and Soul Peaks Reader Interest

May 14, 2009 Musings

Welcome to the maiden voyage of Land and Soul. As you continue to read, what you’ll find are topics that interest me. I hope they’ll interest you as well. These topics change as I get older and either  grow weary of the same tired information or have little to gain from their pursuit. On the […]

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