The Wisdom To Acknowledge And AcceptWe get upset and unhappy over things and situations because they are not the way we want them to be. Many factors may cause this imbalance, many of them beyond our control. When situations are beyond our control, the worst reaction to them is to be upset.
Calshot Spit is easily reached by driving southeast down the B3053 on the western side of Southampton Water past Fawley Oil Refinery and Fawley Power Station. There is some free parking at Hillhead (the landward end of the spit) and there is pay and display parking further to the northeast, at the beginning of the spit, about halfway down and at the Calshot Activites Centre at the end. There are toilets and a cafe and bar (open at times) within the activities center.
Was a featured speaker at the 2014 International Reading Association Convention and was the keynote speaker for the 2014 Arkansas Reading Association Conference. And partner Tyler G. Mercer, former senior counsel for the Valero Energy family of companies, recently announced the formation of the San Antonio Office of Lubel Voyles LLP to be located in the McCombs Plaza Building at 755 East Mulberry..
That St. Joseph’s is here today is noteworthy in itself, because the church went through a near death experience of its own. In 1992, Bishop Timothy J. I located the bird perched in a cedar tree outside my window. While I studied the bird, I looked at my four field guides and learned that black capped chickadees are larger than Carolina chickadees by a quarter to half an inch with longer tails and bigger heads. In addition, black cappeds have more white on their wing edges and their white cheek patches are entirely white while those of Carolinas blend to pale gray at the rear..
Race fees are graduated based upon entry date. Until June 30, the fees are $65 for the marathon and $55 for the half. They go up $10 each until Aug. Three things made this performance memorable: 1) My first performance at the Metropolitan . 2) The crystalline beauty of Liping Zhang voice singing the part of Liu. (My original comments about the performance are here..
Red crossbills prefer to feed on attached cones, using their feet and crossed bills like parrots to pry open the cones. Then they husk the seed coating by pressing a seed against the lateral groove opposite the side of the lower mandible tip with their tongue. Only the lower one curves, and while three quarters of white winged crossbills’ lower mandibles curve right and the other quarter left, red crossbills’ lower mandibles curve right half the time and left the other half..