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Anita Porterfield
Attended University of Texas at Austin, Trinity University, San Antonio
Lives in Texas Hill Country
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Maneuvering Life
What do President Ronald Reagan ,
actress Elizabeth Taylor and former New York mayor Ed Koch have in common? Each was saved from
choking to death when a bystander performed the Heimlich maneuver. The inventor
of the procedure, Dr. Henry J. Heimlich ,
descri...
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Thriller writer inspires children with stories of American hereos
by Matthew Pitman Brad Meltzer knows a few things about heroes. He has written very
entertaining books and comics featuring fictional super heroes. For the first
time he has published two childrens’ books about the real-life American heroes Amelia Earhart a...
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The Wilder women on the prairie
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After a devastating computer crash last month, we are finally back up and running. Our little farm is a bevy of activity this time of year and we'll be posting frequently. We hope that you will stay with us!
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I would like to welcome my guest blogger, Matthew Pitman, a sixth-grader at Earl Wood Middle School in Rockville, Maryland. An avid reader, Matthew reviews Brad Meltzer's two new childrens' books about American heroes Amelia Earhart and Abraham Lincoln, rel...
I would like to welcome my guest blogger, Matthew Pitman, a sixth-grader at Earl Wood Middle School in Rockville, Maryland. An avid reader, Matthew reviews Brad Meltzer's two new childrens' books about American heroes Amelia ...
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"History Decoded: The Ten Greatest Conspiracies of All Time" by Brad Meltzer is a fascinating look at some of the most notorious history mysteries of our time."
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Have you ever had "Jack in the Beanstalk" beans? Help, my beans won't stop growing.
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Agarita Margarita 1 ounce agarita simple syrup* 2 ounces tequila 2 ounces Countreu or orange liqueur Stir ingredients together and serve over ice. *equal parts strained agarita juice and sugar. Heat juice and sugar together u...
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Everything's Coming up Roses
shaggyacres.blogspot.com

It is an absolutely gorgeous spring day here in the hill country. Our rose bushes have burst into full bloom over the past few days. Accordi

Hand Drawn Lettering Tutorials
handletter.blogspot.com

No rulers here. The painterly approach is a great way to develop new fonts and create signs and lettering that will attract attention to you

Live Tweets from the Hasan hearing
www.mysanantonio.com

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Gardening on the edge--the lure of the Texas hill country
shaggyacres.blogspot.com

One week ago, on March 20, we transplanted our tomato seedlings into the garden. It had been an unusually warm February and long-range weath

Listen to the music of the garden
shaggyacres.blogspot.com

You hear them before you see them, but when you walk through the Shaggy Acres garden gate there is no mistaking the source of the sound--hun

How to Needle Felt
www.wikihow.com

Design fantastic wool creations using raw carded wool and a special barbed needle. It's simple, inexpensive, and you can fashion just about