5 things to know about encountering coyotes in your neighborhood.

The more that Austin communities expand into formerly wild areas, the higher the chances of running into the coyotes who live there. Here are five things the city of Austin says you should know if you have coyotes in your neighborhood: 1. They’re active at dawn and dusk: Coyotes, which use a variety of vocalizations to communicate, can…

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US Holiday On February 18 2019?

The following is a compilation of American federal holidays, federal observances, state holidays and other common patriotic and national observances and commemorations that apply to the United States during Monday, 2019-02-18: Washington’s Birthday:[fed][ny][il][fl-le][pa-le-op][va][hi][ut][az][al][ms-le] Washington’s Birthday is a federal holiday observed the third Monday of February to honor George Washington, the first President of the United States.…

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Cupid

Valentine’s Day would not be complete without Cupid, the most recognized symbol of love. Nope, we are not talking about one of Santa’s reindeer. We are speaking of Cupid, the God of Love. It is said that if Cupid shoots his arrow of love and hits you, that you will fall helplessly and madly in…

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What is Valentine’s Day and how did it start?

SEB_RA Valentine’s Day, or St Valentine’s Day, is celebrated every year on 14 February. It’s the day when people show their affection for another person or people by sending cards, flowers or chocolates with messages of love. Who was St Valentine? The day gets its name from a famous saint, but there are several stories…

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Honesty

Honesty is a facet of moral character that connotes positive and virtuous attributes such as integrity, truthfulness, straightforwardness, including straightforwardness of conduct, along with the absence of lying, cheating, theft, etc. Honesty also involves being trustworthy, loyal, fair, and sincere. Honesty is valued in many ethnic and religious cultures.[1][2][3][4][5] “Honesty is the best policy” is a proverb of Benjamin Franklin, while the quote “Honesty is the first chapter in the book…

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Honesty- How it Benefits You and Others, by Christopher D. Connors.

Honesty is going to take you places in life that you never could have dreamed and it’s the easiest thing you can practice in order to be happy, successful and fulfilled. Honesty is part of the foundation of my core values and principles. Honesty cuts through deception and knifes its way through deceit and lies. Honesty leads…

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THREE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT!

Our federal government has three parts. They are the Executive, (President and about 5,000,000 workers) Legislative (Senate and House of Representatives) and Judicial (Supreme Court and lower Courts). The President of the United States administers the Executive Branch of our government. The President enforces the laws that the Legislative Branch (Congress) makes. The President is elected by United States citizens, 18 years of age and older, who…

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How Were Birthstones Chosen for Each Month?

Have You Ever Wondered… How were birthstones chosen for each month? What is a birthstone? Which birthstones correspond to each month? Do you like jewelry? We do! Whether it’s a ring, a bracelet, or a necklace, we love to wear jewelry to add a little bit of sparkle and shine to whatever we’re wearing. How about you?…

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