She Reached For The Stars

Happy Birthday Christa McAuliffe ~ Christa McAuliffe was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on September 2, 1948. A high school teacher, she became the first American civilian selected to go into space in 1985. After being selected by NASA in 1985, she trained at the Johnson Space Center. On […]


Bone-dry voice of Nature pleas for rain! Return! The forest burns like hornet stings — destruction, Summer brings. © Roxi St. Clair After one of the longest droughts on record here in the Pacific Northwest, we’ve had more than the normal amounts of forest fires with a loss […]


Happy 100th Ingrid!

Happy Birthday Ingrid Bergman! Born on August 29, 1915, in Stockholm, Sweden, Ingrid Bergman was a highly popular actress known for her fresh, radiant beauty, Ingrid Bergman was a natural for virtuous roles but equally adept at playing notorious women. Either way, she had few peers when it […]


Supermoon Triple-Play!

Get ready for a supersized moon! One of the biggest full moons of the year — a so-called “supermoon” — will light up the night sky on Saturday (August 29th), but is only the first in a lunar triple-play. During this weekend’s supermoon, the August full moon will […]


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