But when our JVAS visited State Game Lands No. 322 in mid May along a large powerline right of way managed for golden wings, the habitat seemed perfect with numerous scrub oaks and bush blueberries. We heard and saw 26 bird species, including three singing prairie warblers, a yellow breasted chat, five chestnut sided warblers, two gray catbirds, five eastern towhees, and numerous indigo buntings, field sparrows, and common yellowthroats but not one golden winged warbler after a couple hours of walking slowly and listening.
This coming week, Austin hosts another pop up, when pastry chefs from around the country drop into town to join forces with local talent for an event called Killed by Dessert, raising money for Share Our Strength’s national No Kid Hungry campaign. Jodi and Ned Elliott will host the party at Foreign Domestic (306 E. 53rd) on Monday, Nov.
I wondered all evening what was in the big, wrapped box that was on our present table at the reception. I never found out, as the hotel put our gifts in a ‘safe room’ along with those from the other wedding held from the same day at the hotel and the other bride and groom and family stole all our wedding gifts! We flew off on our honeymoon and complained to the hotel and got a 60 voucher. Should have sued.
As a global leader in providing onsite foodservice and facilities management, Sodexo continuously strives to find new ways to introduce innovative concepts and connect with consumers by leveraging the latest trends in dining and technology. At both events, guests were encouraged to provide immediate, real time feedback via myDtxt, the company’s text based communication platform. Students’ feedback was overwhelmingly positive, with three out of four respondents raving about the flavor and nutritional benefits of the dish..
Show Me Oz Sometimes the best “wild” medicine comes from plants that are decidedly not native, but rather naturalized and occasionally weedy. Plants like these are often considered to be invasive, undesirable weeds in cultivated fields and lawns across North America. And yet, many of these non natives are incredible edibles and natural healers that foragers and backwoods herbalists should take note of.
Tomato SoupWould the tragedy of the September 11, 2001 terrorists affect attitudes of Americans toward immigration? A noteworthy 2004 survey by National Public Radio, the Kaiser Foundation and Harvard Kennedy School of Government indicated a trend toward Americans being less negative about immigrates than in the past, but at the same time reflecting conflict. While American citizens felt that immigrants contributed to American society with their diverse cultures, they also felt that assimilation was important. They felt that the constantly changing face of America was a positive force for the nation, but at the same time, unity in a common core was needed..