I didn’t see him arrive, but suddenly he was there. His back to me, he boldly surveyed the garden. As if, all my hard work was his for the taking. As if, I wasn’t mere…View More Garden Nemesis Or Garden Poser?
I’m a sucker for trivia questions that ask what a group of a particular type of animal is called? The fun being when the names are distinctive and not what one would expect. Yeah, a pride…View More Pondering The Possibility: A Tease of Orange Blossoms
Lost: Carl Sagan’s Billions; Earth’s Little Blue Orb Found: The Universe Has Two Trillion Galaxies Back in the 1980’s, Carl Sagan captured the publics imagination with his talk of the Universe’s Billions. Now, based on images collected…View More Lost & Found News: Galaxies, Whale Dung, Unicorns, & Wild Horses
Have you ever wondered how the bat-candy-halloween connection got started? Well, I think I might have the answer. Okay, it is pure speculation on my part, but the evidence seems pretty convincing me. It is all…View More Pondering The Possibilities: The Bat-Candy-Halloween Connection
One of my goals in starting BELOW THE SALT NEWS was to explore the power and possibilities of stories and storytellers to create change. Whether the story is based in fact or fantasy; whether it is…View More Words: “I Am Not Simply A Story-teller …”
I love to read around the internet and frequently come across engaging, funny or insightful news and superb storytelling that are “must shares.” Since I often find them through twitter (sorry, not a facebooker) I just automatically…View More Fun Must Share Twitter Animal Tales – Part I
If “possibilities are endless,” where and how will we find them? And when should we stop looking? I wonder, because lately it feels as if too many of us stop looking for possibilities. We’ve settled for what is…View More Pondering Possibilities: Embracing Ridiculous
In all the discussions about the pros and cons of Daylight Saving Time, I have yet to hear anyone address the most compelling reason of all for getting rid of Daylight Saving Time — our pets.…View More Pet Owners Against Daylight Saving Time — Unite!
Turkey bobbing anyone? We take an all hands — and paws — approach to prepping for our christmas feast. Do you have plenty of helping hands and paws at your house? MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY HOLIDAYS! ~~~…View More For The Joy of Animals: Turkey Bobbing
A round-up of recent, ponder worthy gut health (yes, gut as in part of our digestive tract) news you may have missed: Probiotic Beer may become the new yogurt If you have never gotten on the…View More Lost and Found News: Probiotic Beer, Gut Checks, Toxin Heroes, Team Gut