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The Trinity Greenbelt, Dallas

August 7th, 2008 · No Comments

Even in the midst of a big city, you can find wonderful places that remind you that concrete, glass, and steel aren’t all there is to the human condition. In my own experience, possibly the best example is Central Park in New York, which is a surprisingly organic place to find in the heart of […]

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Dinosaur Valley State Park, Glen Rose: Part II

July 7th, 2008 · No Comments

In Part I of this exciting episode, I introduced you to my favorite state park: Dinosaur Valley, which is located just outside the town of Glen Rose, fifty miles southwest of the DFW metroplex. Not only can you camp, hike, and ride horses here, you can also enjoy the current wildlife, and look for traces […]

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Texas Bluebonnets

April 18th, 2008 · No Comments

Today, folks, I’m going to talk to you about the bluebonnet. And no, I don’t mean the famous brand of margarine, though I admit, I’m a little partial to it — it does taste better than most brands of not-butter. Nay, the bluebonnet I prefer to wax lyrical about is not a tub of processed […]

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