co-author of The Meadow
Mike O'Hare

Archive for April, 2014

17 Apr 2014

I find it fascinating to uncover the truth behind all the age-old customs that we have taken so much for granted. Someone has gone to a great deal of trouble to research this and the least I can do is share it with everyone. So many thanks to the person who took so much time and effort to bring this information to our attention. The question is: WHY WHY: Why do men’s clothes have buttons on the right while women’s clothes have buttons on the left? BECAUSE:  When buttons were invented, they were very expensive and worn primarily by the  [ Read More ]

13 Apr 2014

This is an article that I’ve lifted from the Internet. I thought it was worth more than just one look so here is my blog The best way to keep a fly away. Let’s make that ‘flies’ shall we lol.   Summer is coming, and other than sunshine and heat it also brings droves of flies, one of the most annoying and harmful of insects. They lay eggs in food and spoil it as well as spreading disease . . . and did we mention annoying. If you have problem at home or even on a nature walk, here is  [ Read More ]