My name is David and I'm just stopping by to introduce myself before I go back to exploring what else AoM has to offer. I was introduced to the site a couple of years ago and read articles from time…Continue
My name is David and I'm just stopping by to introduce myself before I go back to exploring what else AoM has to offer. I was introduced to the site a couple of years ago and read articles from time to time but now I want to become "involved".I'm 27 and from Minnesota. In the fall I got engaged and will be getting married in August. Recently some good male friends have moved away so you could say I've felt a bit of a void in that area. Looking forward to being a part of this community.See More
"My anecdotal defense of rote learning, currently described perjoratively as "repetition" by the educational establishment.
ROTE LEARNING WORKS. It's how you learned your "birth language."
IMHO, since I date back…"
"1. To paraphrase Commodore Vanderbilt on yachting: "If you have to ask..."
2. Because quite often, "nature," in the form of undeveloped areas, is usually not found anywhere near home or a hotel. When I do get the chance to get…"
"Croci don't mate, per se. They propagate from corms, which are sort of like bulbs. The Internet is your friend. I found propagating instructions by Googling "crocus propagation" in about two minutes. That included following a blind…"
"Can I take this thread off topic for a second and ask, Why people like camping? I mean, what is the appeal of leaving the comfort and plenty of civilization in order to sleep in the forest on the ground and be exposed to insects and the elements all…"
"I have a sneaking suspicion the closest you're going to get him to camping will be someplace like Asilomar...you're sort of in the woods, you're virtually on the beach, but you don't have TV, AC, telephones, or "business…"