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About earthstonestation

promoting environmental education, protecting all species and preserving the wild places with art, music and storytelling.

A unique American invention – the apple parer

Found in an old cabin In mid 1850s America, a growing middle class sought out new mechanical aides and labor-saving machines for the home. The birth of American industry saw a proliferation of these mass produced items made of cast … Continue reading

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Changing climate, Changing lifeway

Climate change poses threats and dangers to the survival of indigenous communities world wide. Within the industrialized nations, indigenous communities still exist. Unless one lives in close proximity it is easy to forget they are there. Along the Alaskan coastline … Continue reading

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Red Chile Ristras

  Common throughout New Mexico are seen strings of chile peppers hanging from porch rafters and along walls. As the peppers dry they turn a vibrant red. A cheerful color during the autumn and winter months. The dried pods will … Continue reading

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Location, location, location

My Location Real estate agents will tell you that location is everything. From a business standpoint that makes perfect sense.  A successful business location should have good visibility, favorable traffic patterns and a density of population. Urban home values are … Continue reading

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A New Beginning

Update: 2 December 2018 December 2nd and a light snow falls in the mountains of northern New Mexico. A good day for me to be indoors, cozy near the warmth of the wood stove. A good day to pick up … Continue reading

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New Mexico calling

Update: 10 July 2015 There comes a time when we realize we have wandered down some side trail other than the path we had intended to travel. And such it was. For the past ten years I have been the … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is another day

Every end is merely a beginning. It is up to us to give it meaning.   This year, it’s almost half way gone. Tomorrow is another day.   Peace, Dohn

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