Post-Journal, 31 May 2016 07:50:08 EDTTue, 31 May 2016 07:50:08 EDT And Medicinal Wild Plants Of WNY have always been fascinated by the topic of wild edible and medicinal plants. There is something truly freeing about the ability to collect food and medicine from the wild, without money and without a prescriptio.Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSpringtime Warnings still have the pair of Carhartts from my farm days, mostly for sentimental reasons, but also because they are nice, "airy" work jeans - as the holes in the knees are quite substantial.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTA Feathered Nonpareil'm often asked why I love birds. The answer is simple: they please my eyes, ears and brain. Even common backyard birds are eye candy. Give me chickadees, or give me death.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe June Skies will not be a good month to view the little planet Mercury. It will be very close to the horizon from our latitude during the first two weeks of the month. Then it travels behind the sun in relation to Earth and will be lost in the solar glare.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Dark Side Of Spring is a dark side to spring that fills me with dread. The results of it were plain to see on a walk one spring around this time of year. It was supposed to be a speed walk, but it quickly became slo.Sun, 22 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT