Dunes Fund Drive A Success!

I’m excited to report that the fund drive to save the White River Barrier Dune Sanctuary has been successful! The $970k has been raised and the deal will be complete this spring to purchase the privately owned parcel to protect what will now become a 14¬†acre site from thoughtless development. The barrier dunes are located…

Born With Sand in My Shoes

Perhaps more accurately put; I’ve never worn a pair of shoes that didn’t have, at one time or another, Lake Michigan sand in them. I was raised and have always lived within a short distance of sand dunes. It is a clean golden sand that has a uniform particle size that invites your bare feet…

Mowing deGrasse

Beginning a post about lawn care by referencing Niel deGrasse Tyson may appear to be a stretch for a play on words but bear with me. There is some logic to this. In the TV series Cosmos, Niel emphasized the importance of questioning everything in science as a part of advancing knowledge. Admittedly, Tyson lives…