Article List
DateSubjectAuthor
12/10/2017 December is the Month for Garden Dreaming
What a Difference a Day Makes! Flowers in my yard December 6 and December 7 Those of us who live in the DFW area live in Hardiness Zone 8a,...
Liz Berry
12/07/2017 A Season of Light and Giving in Garland
The holiday season officially began for me on Wednesday December 6 as I attended the Garland Noon Exchange Club’s annual Christmas Party for children. It was...
Liz Berry
12/06/2017 Red Herring Badminton Played Locally
Note: Salting and smoking a herring will turn it red. Red herring when put on a trail will confuse and distract bloodhounds from tracking a scent. Thus it...
Liz Berry
11/30/2017 Holiday Season 2017 Is Promising in Garland
Cornish hens, hasselback potatoes and apple pie--Charlie did make the pie. I knew he couldn't stay out of the kitchen! Thanksgiving 2017 If Thanksgiving is...
Liz Berry
11/29/2017 Garland Politics: A Packaged Deal
. Upper left: David Gibbons, Anita Goebel, BJ Williams Lower left: Rich Aubin, Robert Vera, Scott LeMay It looks like Garland will be stuck with all of them,...
Liz Berry
11/27/2017 Update on Local Government in Garland Texas
Another of hundreds of lovely and creative yards in Garland Texas. You won't find a lawn in this front yard, but you will find many interesting plants--many of...
Liz Berry
11/22/2017 The Jury is Still Out On Traffic Roundabouts
Traffic Roundabout in Vancouver - Courtesy Spacing Magazine, roundabout Vancouver 5050 – flicker creative commons [One argument on behalf of roundabouts is that...
Liz Berry
11/20/2017 Thanksgiving Greetings from a Resident of Garland Texas
Sign on the front porch of a home in the 2 nd District of Garland, Texas sums up some of the main ingredients of our community profile: God, Family, Country,...
Liz Berry
11/12/2017 November 2017 Update from the Garden
What’s more fun for Cub Scouts than an Easter egg hunt? Unearthing sweet potatoes in the Garland Community Garden November 2, 2017 Cub Scouts in the Garden...
Liz Berry
11/02/2017 How Not to Put Lipstick on their Pig in a Meeting
Photobucket free image First of all, leave that lipstick tube at home so you won’t even be tempted. Rand Corporation developed the Delphi Technique for the...
Liz Berry
10/29/2017 CHILDREN'S HARVEST FESTIVAL
Bailey, a Garland First Grader holds a worm as her father watches. One of the many garden experiences made possible by our Garland Texas Noon Exchange Club and...
Liz Berry
10/21/2017 Upcoming Event in the Garland Community Garden
Children have always loved gardens! CHILDREN’S HARVEST CELEBRATION sponsored by the Garland Exchange Club and Loving Garland Green* Saturday October 28 -...
Liz Berry
10/19/2017 Tribute to Mayor Doug and the Garden
The Douglas Athas Garden Plot – Garland Community Garden – October 19, 2017 At our next meeting, members of Loving Garland Green will vote to permanently name...
Liz Berry
10/18/2017 Grass Roots became Scorched Earth Last Night In Garland
Mayor Athas holding a tagged Monarch at the Garland Community Garden--a garden that never would have happened without his determined and diligent support -...
Liz Berry
10/11/2017 21st Century Public Education in Garland Texas Today!
Educational opportunities are offered to Garland High School Students that are not offered to high school students anywhere else in the state of Texas and in...
Liz Berry
10/01/2017 What's Left to Plant in 2017?
Burgi Bartlett, Loving Garland Green Board member looks over the several hundred seeds that she has laid out in rows prior to covering with soil- Garland...
Liz Berry
09/29/2017 Garland Community Garden September 2017
Ancient Mother of Corn – Teosinte At the Garland Community Garden Teosinte Grows 12 feet Tall - Garland Community Garden September 24, 2017 As I’ve...
Liz Berry
09/28/2017 Why and How City Leaderships Support Makerspaces
Makerspaces are not what a lot of folks mistakenly think they are. Most folks really don’t understand MakerSpaces as the unique educational tool that they...
Liz Berry
09/26/2017 Blogging for Free for Local
I had a comment about my last post regarding the Tango Bakery saying that it was promotional and asking if I got paid for writing it. The answer is No. I did...
Liz Berry
09/24/2017 The Best Gourmet Desserts Can be Found at Tango Bakery
Where else? In Garland, Texas, of course! Tango Bakery and Latino Ballroom | 2751 S. Garland Avenue | Garland, Texas 7541 I know already some might be...
Liz Berry