Category Archives: This & That

Jim’s This & That April 2019

JIM’S THIS & THAT:  April 2019 When life feels too big to handle, go outside. Everything looks smaller when you’re standing under the sky.                                                               L.R. Knost *** Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars… and including … 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations & locations for eco-recreation & education Click here for Jim’s This & That April

Jim’s This & That Feb. 2019

JIM’S THIS & THAT: February 2019 The universe is composed of subjects to be communed with, not primarily of objects to be used.                                                 Thomas Berry Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars … and including … 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations & locations for eco-recreation & education *** 1. Links to Community Calendars: https://public.ntmn.org/calendar (A calendar of events across the Metroplex, compiled by the North Texas Master Naturalists)  https://www.greensourcedfw.org/calendar (The GreenSource DFW Environmental News & Community Resource)… Read More →

JIM’S THIS & THAT: January 2019

JIM’S THIS & THAT: January 2019 And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings. Meister Eckhart If we can recognize that change and uncertainty are basic principles, we can greet the future and the transformation we are undergoing with the understanding that we do not know enough to be pessimistic.   Hazel Henderson *** Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars … and including … 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations &… Read More →

Jim’s This & That: November 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT: November 2018 Autumn makes a double demand. It asks that we prepare for the future — that we be wise in the ways of garnering and keeping. But it also asks that we learn to let go — to acknowledge the beauty of sparseness. (Bonaro W. Overstreet, 1903 – 1985) We have within us the wonders we seek around us. (Sir Thomas Browne, with thanks to Kip K. for sharing) Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars… and including … 2…. Read More →